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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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A Grammar of Elocution: Containing the Principles of the Arts of Reading and ...

Jonathan Barber - Elocution - 1832 - 346 pages
...highly, that thou wouldst holily. Tney next reefd the top-sails. If I quench thee thou flaming Minister. A. frame of adamant — a soul of fire. No dangers fright him and no labors tire. He laughs at me. Thou lookst from thy throne in the clouds, and laugh'st at the storm....
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The Christian Teacher, Volume 1

England - 1835
...Wishes.' * 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, L'nconquer'd lord of pleasure and of pain ; No joys to him pacific seeptres yield, AVar sounds the...
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Historical Conversations for Young Persons: Containing: I. The History of ...

Mrs. Markham - Malta - 1836 - 405 pages
...— 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 combine, And one capitulate, and one resign : Peace courts his hand, but spreads her charms...
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Juvenal

Juvenal - Latin poetry - 1837 - 58 pages
...190 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, 195 Unconquer'd lord of pleasure and of pain; No joys to him pacific sceptres yield, War sounds the...
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Montrose and Covenanters: Their Characters and Conduct ..., Volume 2

Mark Napier - Covenanters - 1838
...the last hope for the monarchy of England, and for the honour of Scotland, expired at Philiphaugh. A frame of adamant — a soul of fire — No dangers fright him, and no labours tire ; — He comes — not want and cold his course delay ; — Hide, blushing glory, hide Pultowa's day...
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Selections from the British Poets, Volume 2

Fitz-Greene Halleck - English poetry - 1840
...decay. On what foundation stands the warrior's pride, liow just his hopes, let Swedish Charles decide ; A frame of adamant, a soul of fire, No dangers fright...pow'rs combine, And one capitulate, and one resign ; [vain ; Peace courts his hand, but spreads her charms in " Think nothing gain'd," he cries, " till...
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The Monthly Magazine, Or, British Register

British periodicals - 1841
...fated to return. His story is too truly told in the most poetic lines Dr. Johnson ever wrote : — " A frame of adamant, a soul of fire, No dangers fright him, and no labours tire ; O'er love and fear extends his wide domain, The unconquered lord of pleasure and of pain. His death was destined...
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Plutarch's Lives, Volume 1

Plutarch - Greece - 1841 - 748 pages
...: On what foundation stands the warrior's pride, How juit his hopes, let Swedish Citarles decide } A frame of adamant, a soul of fire, No dangers fright him, and no labonn tire J O'er love, o'er fear, extends his wide domain^ Uncpnquer'd lord of pleasure and of pain...
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Cyclopędia of English literature, Volume 2

Robert Chambers - 1844
...dangers fright him, and no labours tire ; , O'er love, o'er fear, extends his wide domain, Unconquered es out of ten, at least, thin is the case. Her garb is something between a gentlewoman and a power combine, And one capitulate, and one resign ; Peace courts his hand, but spreads her charms in...
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Cyclopędia of English Literature: A History, Critical and ..., Volume 2

Robert Chambers - English literature - 1844
...decay. On what foundations stands the warrior's pride, How just his hopes, let Swedish Charles decide ; wford is a large partaker.' The Built atom Traquair....every swain, I'll tell how Peggy grieves me ; Thou Unconquered lord of pleasure and of pain. No joys to him pacific sceptres yield, War sounds the trump,...
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