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" 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. "
Fighting the Flames!: Or, Twenty-seven Years in the Montreal Fire Brigade: a ... - Page 274
by William Orme McRobie - 1881 - 299 pages
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An Apology for the Life of George Anne Bellamy: Late of Covent-Garden ...

George Anne Bellamy, Alexander Bicknell - 1785
...You, however, abound with worldly wifdom, though you are not learned; and think with Ralph, that " He who fights and runs away, " May live to fight another day. " But he that is in battle flain, " Will never rife to fight again." Cowardice is the concomitant of...
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An Apology for the Life of George Anne Bellamy, Late of Covent-Garden Theatre

George Anne Bellamy, Alexander Bicknell - Actors - 1786
...You, however, abound with worldly luifdom, though you are not learned', and think with Ralph, that " He who fights and runs away, " May live to fight another day. " But he that is in battle (lain, « \Yill never rife to fight again." Cowardice Cowardice is the concomitant...
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The Attic Nights of Aulus Gellius

Aulus Gellius - 1795
...when Tie ivas reproached for this difgraceful rtig'htj he replied in the following well-known ver'fe: He who fights and runs away, May live to fight another day. Philip after this is flain by a confpiracy, and Alexander, fucceeding to the government, paffed over...
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The Port Folio

Joseph Dennie, John Elihu Hall - Philadelphia (Pa.) - 1817
...himself. Somewhat sobered by these threats, Petruchio bethought himself of t.he advice of Hudibras — " He who fights and runs away, May live to fight another day." So, heedless of the strangeness of his dress, he instantly slipt down the back stairs, and sought refuge...
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The revolutionary Plutarch: exhibiting the most distinguished characters in ...

Stewarton - 1805
...French General, BOYEK." " Chesterfield, Jan. 7, 1804. " The Right H«n, Lord Eardley," ADMIRAL LINOIS. He who fights and runs away, May live to fight another day. THE impolitic and selfish conduct of most of the Continental Princes, has done as much to advance the...
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The Modern Philosopher: Or Terrible Tractoration! In Four Cantos, Most ...

Thomas Green Fessenden - American poetry - 1806 - 271 pages
...Rowland was preparing himself to give Leatherhead a most terrible threshing, had he not yielded) still " He who fights and runs away, May live to fight another day ;" and the doctor escaping with a whole skin is now left alive and mighty to assail the supporters...
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The Lady's magazine: or, Entertaining companion for the fair sex

...This stratagem t' amuse my foes, To nuke an hon'rable retreat, Aivl wave a total sure defeat : For he who fights and runs away May live to fight another day, But he who is in battle slain Cau never rise to fight again.'* I am, Sir, Your obedient servant, RP...
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The Chronicles of Enguerrand de Monstrelet;: Containing an Account of the ...

Enguerrand de Monstrelet, Joseph Bonaventure Baron Dacier - France - 1810
...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 the battle* namely, Matago, sir...
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Miscellanies Selected from the Public Journals, Volume 2

American literature - 1824
...and he meets no praise, no support, no recompense. , XIX. IMPORTANT DUEL. [Gazette. Washington.] / " He who fights and runs away, " May live to fight another day." THE attention of the good people of this metropolis, has been considerably excited by an " aflair of...
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The Congregational magazine [formerly The London Christian instructor].

1825
...arguments ? Mr. W. — Yes. But it was more politic than meeting them; for what says Iludibras ? — " He who fights and runs away, May live to fight another day." Mr. B. — Ay ; and it is owing to the frequent employment of the same skilful manœuvre that they...
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