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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. "
History of the Fourteenth Regiment, Connecticut Vol. Infantry - Page 168
by Charles Davis Page - 1906 - 509 pages
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A Series of Letters, Discovering the Scheme Projected by France, in MDCCLIX ...

Oliver MacAllester - Jacobite Rebellion, 1745-1746 - 1767
...Hudibraftic principles, often experienced, proved, and practifed amongft the French themfelves, That he that fights and runs away, May live to fight another day ; But he that is in battle jlain, Can never rife to fight again : Confians foon quitted the engagement, and...
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An Apology for the Life of George Anne Bellamy: Late of Covent-Garden ...

George Anne Bellamy, Alexander Bicknell - 1785
...contained. 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 guilt....
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An Apology for the Life of George Anne Bellamy, Late of Covent ..., Volume 5

George Anne Bellamy, Alexander Bicknell - Actors - 1786
...contained. 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 Cowardice is the concomitant...
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Memoirs of His Own Life, Volume 2

Theater - 1790
...himlelftAraj'd vfith'fejf-fufficieiit rtei-jtTo take the field againft a Jioft of foes* For as Hudibras faysHe who fights and runs away, May live to fight another day ; But he who is in battle flam, Will never rife to fight again.The firft year feeined to promife Barry and; Woodward fuccefs....
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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 Hn, 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 1-5, 1806. To the EDITOR nf the...
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Rebellion in Bath: or, The battle of the upper-rooms: an heroico-odico ...

Richard Warner, Henry Phillpotts (bp. of Exeter.), Tom Type (pseud.) - 1808
...4 The better part of valour is discretion. Old saying, which the poet thus explains : " For he that fights, and runs away, May live to fight another day ; But he that is in battle slain, Can never live to fight again ;" an idea for which he was indebted to Homer's...
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