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" On what foundation stands the warrior's pride, How just his hopes, let Swedish Charles decide. A frame of adamant, a soul of fire, No dangers fright him, and no labours tire ; O'er love, o'er fear, extends his wide domain... "
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by Samuel Johnson - 1809
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The Youth's instructer [sic] and guardian, Volume 7

1843
...Sweden. " On what foundation stands the warrior's pride, How just his hopes, let Swedish Charles decide: A frame of adamant, a soul of fire, No dangers fright...rushes to the field : Behold surrounding Kings their power combine, And one capitulate, and one resign ; Peace courts his hand, but spreads her charms in...
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The British Poets: Including Translations ...

British poets - Classical poetry - 1822
...decay. On what foundation stands the warrior's pride, How just his hopes let Swedish Charles decide. A frame of adamant, a soul of fire, No dangers fright...rushes to the field ; Behold surrounding kings their powers comhine, And one capitulate, and one resign ; [vain ; Peace courts his hand, but spreads her...
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Plutarch's Lives, Volume 2

Plutarch - Greece - 1822
...— On what foundation stands the warrior's pride, How just his hopes, let Swedish Charles decide ; A frame of adamant, a soul of fire, No dangers fright...tire ; O'er love, o'er fear, extends his wide domain, Unconquered lord of pleasure, and of pain ; No joys to him pacific sceptres yield. War sounds the trump,...
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The British Poets: Including Translations ...

Classical poetry - 1822
...decay. On what foundatio'n stands the warrior's pride, How just his hopes let Swedish Charles decide. A frame of adamant, a soul of fire, No dangers fright...tire; O'er love, o'er fear extends his wide domain, TJnconquer'd lord of pleasure and of pain; No joys to him pacific sceptres yield, War sounds the trump,...
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Plutarch's Lives, Volume 3

Plutarch - Greece - 1823
...On what foundation stands the warrior's pride, How just his hopes, let Swedish Charles decide ; ' . A frame of adamant, a soul of fire, No dangers fright...yield, War sounds the trump, he rushes to the field.' t Behold surrounding kings their power combine, ". ".'" And one capitulate and one resign. Peace courts...
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A Dictionary of Spanish Proverbs

John Collins (Merchant) - Proverbs, Spanish - 1823 - 391 pages
...not given but to my lord." — It alludes to the influence which the rich and men in power possess. " O'er love, o'er fear, extends his wide domain. " Unconquer'd lord of pleasure and of pain." JoHNSON. " So when a tyger sucks the bullock's blood, " A famish 'd lion, issuing from the wood, "...
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The works of Samuel Johnson, Volume 1

Samuel Johnson - 1824
...decay. f On what foundation stands the warrior's pride, How just his hopes, let Swedish Charles decide ; A frame of adamant, a soul of fire, No dangers fright...trump, he rushes to the field ; Behold surrounding kmgs their pow'r combine, And one capitulate, and one resign ; • Ver. 13S— M6. f Vcr. 147—167....
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The works of Samuel Johnson, Volume 1

Samuel Johnson - 1824
...decay. t On what foundation stands the warrior's pride, How just his hopes, let Swedish Charles decide ; A frame of adamant, a soul of fire, No dangers fright...Unconquer'd lord of pleasure and of pain ; No joys to him pacifick sceptres yield, War sounds the trump, he rushes to the field ; Behold surrounding kings their...
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The minstrel, a collection of moral and religious poems

Minstrel - 1824
...decay. On what foundation stands the warrior's pride, How just his hopes let Swedish Charles decide ; A frame of adamant, a soul of fire, No dangers fright him, and no lahours tire ; O'er love, o'er fear extends his wide domarn, Unconqner'd lord of pleasure and of pain...
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Sequel to the English Reader: Or, Elegant Selections in Prose and Poetry ...

Lindley Murray - Elocution - 1825 - 299 pages
...decay. On what foundation stands the warrior's pride, How just his hopes, let Swedish Charles decide ; A frame of adamant, a soul of fire, No dangers fright...rushes to the field ; Behold surrounding kings their pow'r combine, And one capitulate, and one resign ; Peace courts his hand, but spreads her charms in...
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