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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. "
Notes and Queries - Page 49
1863
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The Gentleman's journal, Volume 1

1869 - 646 pages
...term Union Jack is a mere abbreviation of "Jacobus." J. BOCIETT. QUERY. WHERE does this occur ?— " He who fights and runs away, May live to fight another day." J. BOCXETT. OUR EXCHANGE. A BEAUTIFUL COLLECTION of 320 Foreign Postage Stamps in Album, and a good...
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Our Young Folks, Volume 6

John Townsend Trowbridge, Lucy Larcom, Gail Hamilton - 1870 - 884 pages
...herself in a battle (which is more than some people do), and was a firm believer in the maxim, that " He who fights and runs away may live to fight another day," for whenever a battle occurred she would flee to the baggage-wagons. She soon became an experienced...
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Freemason's Monthly, Volume 1

1870 - 580 pages
...the paper in which he attacks us. And he threatens us to tight it out, like Grant, on that line. " He who fights and runs away May live to fight another day." DECISIONS AND ANSWERS OF. THE MW GRAND MASTER. [ By the courtesy of our worthy Grand Master, we extract...
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Class-book of English Poetry from Chaucer to Tennyson

Daniel Scrymgeour - 1870 - 644 pages
...Water-rat," the Dutch. * See Suetonius, Calif;. 4& * There is a couplet usually said to be in Hudibras — He who fights and runs away May live to fight another day. No such lines are in the poem : they occur in an old volume of Apophthegms translated by Nicholas Udal...
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The Philosophy of Language; Or, Language as an Exact Science: Subjectively ...

David Henry Cruttenden - 1870 - 618 pages
...parents in the Lord, is a divine precept. 5. The sun, arising, enlightened the cavern. XYZ = ^Y Z. 6. He who fights and runs away, may live to fight another day. 7. "We drove the horses into a field, surrounded by a high fence. XYZ = XGeneral Analysis. X, We; Y,...
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Hips and haws, or, Double acrostics, by various authors, ed. by A.P.A.

Hips - 1871 - 106 pages
...the little busy bee my cruel fate bewail ! 31 ' What can alone ennoble fight f A noble cause' 1. ' He who fights and runs away, May live to fight another day.' 2. ' I love my father's northern land, Where the dark pine-trees grow, And the bold Baltic's echoing...
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Eclectic Magazine: Foreign Literature, Volume 16; Volume 79

John Holmes Agnew, Walter Hilliard Bidwell, Henry T. Steele - 1872 - 826 pages
...say so any time these ten years." We can trace the sentiment contained in the wellknown lines — " For he who fights, and runs away, May live to fight another day," to Demosthenes, who, when he fled from the rabble and was reproached for it, said " that he that flies...
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Littell's Living Age, Volume 114

1872 - 866 pages
...so any time these ten years." We can trace the sentiment contained in the well-known lines — ' " For he who fights, and runs away, May live to fight another day," to Demosthenes, 'who, when he fled from the rabble and was reproached for it, said, " that he that...
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The baptist Magazine

1872 - 872 pages
...their full inspiration: — ' Ho who fights and once is slain, Will never rise to fight ęgain ; But he who fights and runs away, May live to fight another day.' Thoy reached their canoe, which was hard and fast, but under such circumstances men do not know their...
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The Ila-speaking Peoples of Northern Rhodesia, Volume 1

Edwin William Smith, Andrew Murray Dale - 1920 - 464 pages
...who do not profess to understand them, but on the contrary fully appreciate and follow the maxim that he who fights and runs away may live to fight another day. To die in the last ditch would appear to almost all of them the height of folly. They themselves hold...
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