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" Come one, come all ! this rock shall fly From its firm base as soon as I. "
The American Whig Review - Page 384
1845
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Outlines of a New System of Physiognomy

James W. Redfield - Physiognomy - 1849 - 96 pages
...one's ground," as we familiarly say, is to exercise both of these faculties. " Come one, come all ! this rock shall fly From its firm base, as soon as I" — expresses the simultaneous action of self-defence and firmness. The horse has the signs of both...
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Orthophony; Or The Cultivation of the Voice in Elocution: A Manual of ...

William Russell - Elocution - 1849 - 294 pages
..."Oh ! I have lost you all ! Parents, and home, and friends." Courage : — " Come one, come all ! — this rock shall fly From its firm base as soon as I." Awe : — " My heart is awed within me, when I think Of the great miracle that still goes on In silence...
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An Essay on Elocution: with Elucidatory Passages from Various Authors ...

John Hanbury Dwyer - Elocution - 1850 - 294 pages
...stare, His back against a rock he bore, And firmly placed his foot before : " Come one, come all ! this rock shall fly From its firm base as soon as I."— Sir Roderick marked — and in his eyes Respect was mingled with surprise, And the stern joy which...
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Romance of the Ocean: A Narrative of the Voyage of the Wildfire to ...

Fanny Foley - Ocean travel - 1850 - 218 pages
...if you are not beaten at your own weapons." "I defy them," said I proudly. " ' Come one, come all, this rock shall fly From its firm base, as soon as I.' " 25th. 'We shall make the shortest trip, Mr. Spencer thinks, that has yet been made to the land of...
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The Scourge of the Ocean: A Story of the Atlantic

Robert Burts - 1851 - 214 pages
...descended the passage that conducted to the main cabin of the privateer. CHAPTER XXVII. Come one, come all! this rock shall fly From its firm base as soon as I. LADY OF THE LAKE. ELLEN stood up, mute and motionless as a statue, whilst her father related the hopeless...
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Last Hours, Or, Words and Acts of the Dying

Augustus Charles Thompson - Death - 1851 - 233 pages
...obtain a corruptible crown, but we an TTiptible. CHAPTER XXV. CHRISTIAN FIRMNESS. Come one, come all ; this rock shall fly From its firm base as soon as I CHANGE, by local motion, spiritual growth, and in other respects, was designed to be a law of our being,...
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The Life of John Sterling

Thomas Carlyle - Authors, English - 1851 - 344 pages
...I used to lean, and while I brandished a beanstalk, roar out with Fitzjames, ' Come one, come all; this rock shall fly From its firm base as soon as I ! " while I was ready to squall at the sight of a cur, and run valorously away from a casually approaching...
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Bole ponjis. Containing The tale of the buccaneer ..., Volume 2; Volume 434

Henry Meredith Parker - 1851
...turn my liver to water, — no, Shakkabac, I will say with our own Firdousee : " Come one, come all, this rock shall fly From its firm base as soon as I !" " Yet I know not what to think, Nealini loves strawberry jam a deuced deal better, I fear, than...
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The Modern British Essayists: Jeffrey, Francis. Contributions to the ...

English essays - 1852
...stare, His bnck against a rock he bore, And firmly plac'd his foot before:— ' Come one, come all ! rose Frae nff its thorny tree, And my fause luver ğlaw Sir Roderick mark'd—and in his eyes Respect was mingled with surprise. And the stern joy which warriors...
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The Life of John Sterling

Thomas Carlyle - 1852 - 344 pages
...used to lean, and while ' I brandished a beanstalk, roar out with Fitzjames, " Come one, come all ; this rock shall fly From its firm base as soon as I ! "— ' while I was ready to squall at the sight of a cur, and ' run valorously away from a casually...
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