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" race is not always to the swift, or the battle to the strong. "
Blackwood's Magazine - Page 644
1867
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The Sporting magazine; or Monthly calendar of the transactions of the turf ...

Sports & Recreation - 1856
...chcsnut mare ; I'll see if I can't cut him down, at any rate"; ami away went the Baronet after him. " The race is not always to the swift, or the battle to the strong," thoiiL'ht Beverley, as heciintcred along a grass lane, with a line of gates, by the side of Harriet...
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Blackwood's Magazine, Volume 102

History - 1867
...representing State rights, the old Constitution, fellowship with the South, and a thorough restoration of the Union ; the other 'representing the Revolution that...these enemies, at the last moment, may deprive the ambitious man of the coveted prize which seems to be within his clutch, and to the attainment of which...
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The Christian examiner and Church of Ireland magazine

1826
...their eyes taken away at a stroke — and it can lower the pride of conquest with that truth — "the race is not always to the swift, or the battle to the strong." But it has not a word for the self-deceiver in religion. Man may have his hope as high as heaven, and...
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Collections of the New Hampshire Historical Society, Volume 2

New Hampshire - 1827
...it— that, although we cannot, by the best concerted plans, absolutely command success ; although the race is not always to the swift, or the battle to the strong, yet without presumptuously waiting for miracles to be wrought in our favour, it is our indispensable...
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Uncle Horace, by the author of 'Sketches of Irish character'.

Anna Maria Hall - History - 1837
...me." " Protect you," said Uncle Horace. " Gad so ! you are a pretty fellow to protect, truly." " The race is not always to the swift, or the battle to the strong," replied Peter, shaking his head, and with an aspect of meekness and devotion which did not at all accord...
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Family magazine: or Monthly abstract of general knowledge..., Volume 4

Family & Relationships - 1837
...of anticipated victory, rushed upon their antagonists in great disorder. The result proved that the "race is not always to the swift, or the battle to the strong." Both parties engaged hand to hand, but a few minutes decided the battle in favour of the whites. Thirty-six...
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The Family Magazine, Volume 4

Family & Relationships - 1837
...of anticipated victory, rushed upon their antagonists in great disorder. The result proved that the "race is not always to the swift, or the battle to the strnnsr " limb parties engaged hand to hand, but a few minutes decided the battle in favour of the...
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Uncle Horace: A Novel, Volume 1

Mrs. S. C. Hall - Irish fiction - 1838
...me." " Protect you," said Uncle Horace. " Gad so ! you are a pretty fellow to protect, truly." " The race is not always to the swift, or the battle to the strong," replied Peter, shaking his head, with an aspect of meekness and devotion which did not at all accord...
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The Sporting review, ed. by 'Craven'.

John William Carleton - 1856
...ehesnut mare ; I'll see if I can't cnt him down, at any rate"; and away went the Baronet after him. "The race is not always to the swift, or the battle to the strong," thought lieverley, as he cantered along a grass lane, with a line of gates, by the sido of Harriet...
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The lieutenant, and the crooked midshipman, by a naval officer, author of ...

Augustus Collingridge - 1844
...nothing, beyond an unarmed merchantman, had been supposed to lay concealed. As a proof, however, that the race is not always to the swift, or the battle to the strong; after a chase of many hours, during which, nothing of heavier calibre than the forecastle guns of the...
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