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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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Knight Conrad of Rheinstein: A Romance of the Days of Chivalry

Julius Ludovici - Germany - 1899 - 298 pages
...army from Luxemburg, and prevent its junction with the Princess Ursula. CHAPTER XVIII. THE FLIGHT. "For those that fly may fight again, Which he can never do that's slain; Hence timely cunning's no mean part Of conduct in the martial art." — Hudibras. To go back to our...
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A Yearbook of Colonial Times

United States - 1899 - 250 pages
...of God running through all time. BEECHER. January 31 1747 Battle of Minas, Grand Pre\ Nova Scotia. Those that fly may fight again, Which he can never do that's slain. BUTI.ER. February I 1775 A Provincial Congress met at Philadelphia. Let us have a Government, by which...
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The Living Age, Volume 229

1901
...the current (per) versions of the following passages, especially of the last, will readily occur: — "For those that fly may fight again Which he can never do that's slain." (Ill, ill, 243.) "He that complies against his will IB of his own opinion still." <JW. 547.) Few speakers...
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Euphorion: Zeitschrift für Literaturgeschichte

August Sauer, Georg Stefansky, Hermann Pongs, Hans Werner Pyritz - German literature - 1901
...fttudjt (l, 10; «elliust, i'ogan fief»e Sllbrerfn £. I75ï. SBgl. Sutler, Hudibras III 3, 243 f.: For those that fly, may fight again, Which he can never do that's slain. Çitûoai, Bibliothèque 2, .414: Un homme qui avoit respiré l'air de la Garonne . . . prit la fuite...
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English Grammar

Chestine Gowdy - English language - 1901 - 209 pages
...view. 29. This is the reason that I sent for thee. 30. Who venerate themselves, the world despise. 31. For those that fly may fight again, Which he can never do that's slain. 32. Csesar crossed the Rubicon, which was a declaration of war. 33. I gave him a piece of bread, which...
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Proverb Lore: Many Sayings, Wise Or Otherwise, on Many Subjects, Gleaned ...

Frederick Edward Hulme - Proverbs - 1902 - 269 pages
...as " guessing at things through a sieve," § making a mystery of what anyone can see at a glance. " Those that fly may fight again, Which he can never do that's slain," we learn in " Hudibras," and the sentiment re-appears in * In France they say, " Clef d'or ouvre toutes...
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Familiar Quotations: A Collection of Passages, Phrases, and Proverbs Traced ...

Quotations - 1903 - 1158 pages
...ii. Line 175. But still his tongue ran on, the less Of weight it bore, with greater ease. Line 443. For those that fly may fight again, Which he can never do that 's slain.8 Canto Hi. Line 243. He that complies against his will Is of his own opinion still....
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The Lamp, Volume 26

American literature - 1903
...In the latter case "the same" is usually substituted for "his own." Another couplet from "Hudibras," For those that fly may fight again, Which he can never do that's slain, appears in the productions of other authors in varying forms — first of all in an old English translation...
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Hudibras: Written in the Time of the Late Wars

Samuel Butler - English poetry - 1905 - 335 pages
...rally, and prove serviceable. And therefore I with reason chose This Stratagem, t 'amuse our Foes. To make an Honourable Retreat, And wave a total sure...may fight again, Which he can never do that's slain. Hence timely Running's no mean part Of Conduft, in the Martial Art. By which some Glorious Feats atchievt,...
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Hudibras: Written in the Time of the Late Wars

Samuel Butler - English poetry - 1905 - 335 pages
...To rally, and prove serviceable. And therefore I with reason chose This Stratagem, f amuse our Foes. To make an Honourable Retreat, And wave a total sure...those that fly, may fight again, Which he can never do thafs slain. Hence timely Running's no mean part Of Condutl, in the Martial Art. By which some Glorious...
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