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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 Danbury, Conn., 1684-1896 - Page 76
by James Montgomery Bailey - 1896 - 583 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 made the beft of his...
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An Apology for the Life of George Anne Bellamy: Late of Covent-Garden ...

George Anne Bellamy, Alexander Bicknell - 1785
...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. In what a iupreme...
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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
...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 of guilt. In what...
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Memoirs of His Own Life, Volume 2

Theater - 1790
...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;...
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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
...partbf 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 — a' yoff ttuis / or...
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The Lady's magazine: or, Entertaining companion for the fair sex

...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....
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The Port folio, by Oliver Oldschool

1809
...degree of merit HUDIBRAS. It is a pretty generally received opinion, that the four lines, " The man who fights, and runs away, " May live to fight another day : " But he, that is in battle slain, " Will never live to fight again:" arc a portion of the saving morality of the hero, Hudibras. I have...
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The Port Folio, Volume 1

Joseph Dennie, Asbury Dickins, John Elihu Hall - Philadelphia (Pa.) - 1809
...degree of merit. HUDIBRAS. It is a pretty generally received opinion, that the four lines, " The man who fights, and runs away, " May live to fight another day : " But he, that is in battle slain, " Will never live to fight again:" are a portion of the saving morality of the hero, Hudibras. I have...
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The Pamphleteer, Volume 4

Abraham John Valpy - Great Britain - 1814
...que la Prince Royal de Suede," 2 who may probably once more verify the famous lines ; " The man, who fights and runs away, May live to fight another day; But he that is in batjle slain, Will never rise to fight again." All Norway, it is well known, abounds with simple, artle»*...
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The Gentleman's Magazine

Social Science - 1815
...ARISTOT. De Pnel. XrilT. Pray where is ./</• passage? I'.u pede Hcrculem. A FIFTB-FORM LAD. H. " The man that fights and runs away, May live to fight another day; But he that is in battle slain, Can never rise to fight again." Mr. URBAN, March"T. IF the Gentleman who ascribe! these four linet...
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