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" ... tis therefore far better to enjoy her with peace than to hazard her on a battle. "
MacMillan's Magazine - Page 7
edited by - 1886
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The Elements of English Composition: Serving as a Sequel to the Study of Grammar

David Irving - English language - 1821 - 318 pages
...truth, have too rashly charged the troops of error, and remain as trophies unto the enemies of truth : A man may be in as just possession of truth as of a city, and yet be forced to surrender ; 'tis therefore far better to enjoy her with peace, than to hazard her on a battle. Religio. Medici....
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The London Christian instructor, or, Congregational magazine, Volume 1

1822
...truth, have too rashly charged the troops of . error, and remain as trophies unto the enemies of truth : A man may be in as just possession of truth as of a city, and yet be forced to surrender ; 'tis therefore far '"better to enjoy her with peace, than to liazzard her on a battle: if therefore...
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Examples of English Prose: From the Reign of Elizabeth to the Present Time ...

George Walker - English prose literature - 1825 - 615 pages
...truth, have too rashly charged the troops of error, and remain as trophies to the enemies of truth. A man may be in as just possession of truth as of a city, and yet be forced to surrender; it is therefore far better to enjoy her with peace, than to hazard her on a battle : if therefore there...
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The Library of the Old English Prose Writers ...: Works of Sir Thomas Browne

English literature - 1831
...truth, have too rashly charged the troops of error, and remain as trophies unto the enemies of truth. A man may be in as just possession of truth as of a city, and yet be forced to surrender ; 't is therefore far better to enjoy her with peace, than to hazard her on a battle. If therefore...
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Religio Medici

Sir Thomas Browne - Christian ethics - 1831 - 150 pages
...truth, have too rashly charged the troops of error, and remain as trophies unto the enemies of truth. A man may be in as just possession of truth as of a city, and yet be forced to surrender ; 'tis therefore far better to enjoy her 1 A good cause is never betrayed more than when it is prosecuted...
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Miscellaneous Works of Sir Thomas Browne: With Some Account of the Author ...

Sir Thomas Browne - Christian ethics - 1831 - 304 pages
...truth, have too rashly charged the troops of error, and remain as trophies unto the enemies of truth. A man may be in as just possession of truth as of a city, and yet be forced to surrender ; 't is therefore far better to enjoy her with peace, than to hazard her on a battle. If therefore...
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Sir Thomas Browne's Works: Including His Life and Correspondence, Volume 2

Sir Thomas Browne (médecin) - 1835
...truth, have too rashly charged the troops of error,5 and remain as trophies unto the enemies of truth. A man may be in as just possession of truth as of a city, and yet be forced to surrender : 't is therefore far better to enjoy her with peace than to hazard her on a battle. If, therefore,...
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The Journal of Civilization: Established for the Promotion of Civilization ...

Civilization - 1851
...truth, have too rashly charged the troops of error, and remain as trophies unto the enemies of truth : a man may be in as just possession of truth, as of a city, and yet be forced to surrender ; 'tis therefore far better to enjoy her with peace, than to hazard her on a buttle.— &> T. Brovcn....
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Punch, Volumes 16-17

Caricatures and cartoons - 1849
..."peruke" read a Whig; and for a " citadel," the stronghold of Truth. For what say-. SIR THOMAS BROWNE ? "A man may be in as just possession of truth as of a city, and yet be forced to surrender." The touch conveyed in the promise " never to excel his master " is admirable in its fine knowledge...
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Religio Medici: To which is Added Hydriotaphia, Or Urn-burial; a Discourse ...

Sir Thomas Browne - Urn burial - 1841 - 266 pages
...angry, and became ready to quarrel. Plat. Oper. III. 25. ff. Bekk. — ED. unto the enemies of truth. A man may be in as just possession of truth as of a city, and yet be forced to surrender ; it is therefore far better to enjoy her with peace, than to hazard her on a battle : if therefore...
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