Szukaj Grafika Mapy Play YouTube Wiadomości Gmail Dysk Więcej »
Zaloguj się
Książki Książki
" For he who fights and runs away May live to fight another day ; But he who is in battle slain Can never rise and fight again. "
Notes and Queries - Strona 49
1863
Pełny widok - Informacje o książce

Notes and Queries

1865
...ix." (To be continued.) WD MACRAY. Proctor at Oxford in 14CO. HUDIBRASTIC COUPLET. (3rd S. iv. p. 61.) The famed couplet — " For he who fights and runs away, May live to fight another day," — •which caused the wits of Brooks's Club, in 1784, to wrangle over their wine and to bet about...
Pełny widok - Informacje o książce

Camp, March and Battle-field; Or, Three Years and a Half with the Army of ...

Alexander Morrison Stewart - 1865 - Liczba stron: 413
...therewith. We all seemed suddenly to feel the force and propriety of that soldierly epigram : "That, he who fights and runs away, May live to fight another day." A retreat was determined on. The rebels being in strong force in front, in our rear, and upon our left,...
Pełny widok - Informacje o książce

Familiar Quotations: Being an Attempt to Trace to Their Source Passages and ...

John Bartlett - 1865 - Liczba stron: 480
...BUTLER. Hudibras. Part iii. Canto 3. From the Art of Poetry on a New Plan. Edited by OLIVER GOLDSMITH. For he who fights and runs away May live to fight another day ; But he who is in battle slain Can never rise and fight again. Sed omissis quidem divinia exhortationibus,...
Pełny widok - Informacje o książce

Winfield: The Lawyer's Son, and how He Became a Major-general

Charles Wheeler Denison - 1865 - Liczba stron: 313
...galleries to be admired by the eyes of the loathed 'Yankees,' acting on the impulse of the old distich : " He who fights, and runs away, May live to fight — another day." It was rumored that Mr. DAVIS, the President of the so-called Southern Confederacy, and the rebel Generals...
Pełny widok - Informacje o książce

The frogs' parish clerk, Tom 172

Thomas Archer (historical writer.) - 1866
...is, and so we have time to get ready either to fight or run, or perhaps both, for you know : — ' He who fights and runs away, May live to fight another day. ' " " Don't make a jest of it," said poor little Mus ; " that is our enemy, the chief of the Feline...
Pełny widok - Informacje o książce

The Chronicles of Enguerrand de Monstrelet: Containing an Account of the ...

Enguerrand de Monstrelet - 1867
...of other captains, and English gentlemen bearing coats of arms. Conformably to the old proverb, of " He who fights and runs away, may live to fight another day," did those act who fled and left their companions to bear the brunt of * Trcvieres, — « market-town...
Pełny widok - Informacje o książce

A Dictionary of Quotations from the English Poets

Henry George Bohn - 1867 - Liczba stron: 715
...Butler, Hud. 1, n.831Those who in quarrels interpose, Must often wipe a bloody nose, Gay, Fable 34. He who fights and runs away. May live to fight another day ; But he who is in battle slain Can never rise to fight again." Goldsmith, Art of Poetry. The combat...
Pełny widok - Informacje o książce

Life's Work as it Is, Or, The Emigrant's Home in Australia

Colonist - 1867 - Liczba stron: 179
...yarding of a drove or mob of wild cattle. Mr. Ryan surveyed it at a little distance remembering " that he who fights and runs away, may live to fight another day." Certainly this beat all the excitement of fox-hunting and taking the brush in England. This was real...
Pełny widok - Informacje o książce

Putnam's Magazine of Literature, Science, Art, and National Interests, Tom 2

1868
...confess it at once — a pair of legs of wonderful capacity to verify the truth of the lines, that " He who fights and runs away, May live to fight another day." The battle is daily renewed : its guerdon is nothing less than life or death. The diminutive champion...
Pełny widok - Informacje o książce

Treasury of choice quotations

Treasury - 1869 - Liczba stron: 458
...BUTLER. Hudibras. Partiu. Canto 3. From the Art of Poetry on a new Plan. Edited by OLIVER GOLDSMITH. For he who fights and runs away May live to fight another day ; But he who is in battle slain Can never rise and fight again.* From the Abridgement of the Chronicles...
Pełny widok - Informacje o książce




  1. Moja biblioteka
  2. Pomoc
  3. Zaawansowane wyszukiwanie książek
  4. Pobierz wersję ePub
  5. Pobierz plik PDF