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" This stratagem to' amuse our foes, To make an hon'rable retreat, And wave a total sure defeat : For those that fly may fight again, Which he can never do that's slain. "
Willis's Current Notes: A Series of Articles on Antiquities, Biography ... - Page 59
by George Willis - 1855
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The Poetical Works of Samuel Butler, Volume 2

Samuel Butler - 1835
...serviceable : And therefore I, with reason, chose This stratagem t'amuse our foes 210 To make an hon'rable retreat, And wave a total sure defeat : For those that fly may fight again, Which he can never do that 's slain. Hence timely running 's no mean part 245 Of conduct in the martial art, By which some...
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Harrison's monthly collection [Formerly The monthly collection of ..., Volume 1

...or two passages of similar ideas, the nearest of which is in Book iii. Canto iii. verse 243 ; — " For those that fly may fight again, Which he can never do that 's slain," but not those above. Bonitas. — Oh ! my Sparkle, the other lines occur also ; else...
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The History and Antiquities of the Parish of Hammersmith: Interspersed with ...

Thomas Faulkner - Hammersmith (England) - 1839 - 446 pages
...Fuller's Worthies, Midd. p. 169 ; Whitelocke's Memorials, p. 64 ; Godwin's Commonwealth, vol. ip 74. b For those that fly may fight again, Which he can never do that's slain. HUDIBRAS, p. Ill, c. 111. 1.243. liament to assemble a sufficient force to prevent his entrance into...
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The letters of Horace Walpole [ed. by J. Wright].

Horace Walpole (4th earl of Orford.) - 1840
...Can never rise to fight again," are not in Hudibras. Butler has the same thought in two lines — " For those that fly may fight again, Which he can never do that 's slain." Par. iii. Cant. 3, 1. 243.— C. 1 At the coronation, Lord Talbot, as lord steward,...
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The Letters of Horace Walpole, Earl of Orford: Including Numerous ..., Volume 4

Horace Walpole - 1840
...Can never rise to fight again," are not in Hudibras. Butler has the same thought in two lines — " For those that fly may fight again, Which he can never do that 's slain." Par. iii. Cant. 3, 1. 243.— C. 1 At the coronation, Lord Talbot, as lord steward,...
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Leçons et modèles de poésie française; or, Choice selections from the best ...

Charles Jean Delille - 1841
...pour la prose, et depuis Malherbe * " In Butler's Hudibras, Part iii. canto iii. 1. 243, we find ' For those that fly may fight again, Which he can never do that 's slain.' The following Unes, ' For he that fights and runs away Will live to fight another day...
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The letters of Horace Walpole, [ed. by J. Wright].

Horace Walpole (4th earl of Orford.) - 1842
...Can never rise to fight again," are not in Hudibras. Butler has the same thought in two lines — " For those that fly may fight again, Which he can never do that's slain." Par. iii. Cant 3, I. 243.— C. b At the coronation, Lord Talbot, as lord steward, appeared on horseback...
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The Letters of Horace Walpole: 1759-1769

Horace Walpole - Authors, English - 1842
...Can never rise to fight again," are not in Hudibras. Butler has the same thought in two lines — u For those that fly may fight again, Which he can never do that's slain." Par. iii. Cant . 3, 1. 243.— C. e A young Scotch officer, of the name of Forbes, fastened a quarrel...
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Racine: And the French Classical Drama

Baroness Marie Blaze de Bury - 1845 - 264 pages
...English reader will scarcely fail to call to mind that popular speech of the famous Squire's — " For those that fly may fight again, Which he can never do that 's slain." " See the whole speech in Part III., Canto III. found some of Moliere's finest tirades....
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Hudibras: In Three Parts

Samuel Butler - 1848 - 312 pages
...stratagem t' amuse our foes ; 240 To make an honourable retreat, And wave a total sure defeat : F«r those that fly may fight again, Which he can never do that's slain. Hence timely running 's no mean part 245 Of conduct in the martial art; By which some glorious feats...
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