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" The poorest man may in his cottage bid defiance to all the forces of the Crown. It may be frail — its roof may shake — the wind may blow through it — the storm may enter — the rain may enter — but the King of England cannot enter ! — all his... "
Famous Sayings and Their Authors: A Collection of Historical Sayings in ... - Page 62
by Edward Latham - 1906 - 318 pages
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Select British Eloquence: Embracing the Best Speeches Entire, of the Most ...

Chauncey Allen Goodrich - Great Britain - 1852 - 976 pages
...of his eloquence. " The poorest man in his cottage may bid defiance to all the forces of the Crown. It may be frail ; its roof may shake ; the wind may blow through it ; the storm may enter it ; but the King of England can not enter it ! All his power dares not cross the threshold...
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Select British Eloquence; Embracing the Best Speeches Entire, of the Most ...

Chauncey Allen Goodrich - Great Britain - 1852 - 976 pages
...rfhis eloquence. " Tue poorest man in his cottage may bid defiance to all the forcei af the Crown. It may be frail ; its roof may shake ; the wind may blow through it ; the storm may enter it ; but the King of England can not enter it ! All his power dares not cross the threshold...
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Table-talk on Books, Men, and Manners

Robert Conger Pell - Anecdotes - 1853 - 252 pages
...house is his castle : " The poorest man may in his cottage bid defiance to all the forces of the crown. It may be frail ; its roof may shake ; the wind may blow through it; the storm may enter, the rain may enter — but the king of England cannot enter ! all his forces dare...
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Flowers and Flower-gardens

David Lester Richardson - Flowers - 1855 - 296 pages
...Chatham : " The poorest man may in his cottage bid defiance to all the forces of the Crown, It may lie frail — its roof may shake — the wind may blow through it — the storm may enter — out the king of England cannot enter ! — all his force dares not cross the threshold...
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Contributions to the Edinburgh review, Volume 1

Henry Peter Brougham (1st baron Brougham and Vaux.) - 1856 - 528 pages
...may well be noted. " The poorest man may in his cottage bid defiance to all the forces of the crown. It may be frail — its roof may shake — the wind may blow through it — the storm may enter — the rain may enter — but the King of England cannot enter ! — all his force...
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Contributions to the Edinburgh Review, Volume 1

Henry Brougham Baron Brougham and Vaux - Books - 1856 - 526 pages
...may well be noted. " The poorest man may in his cottage bid defiance to all the forces of the crown. It may be frail — its roof may shake — the wind may blow through it — the storm may enter — the rain may enter — but the King of England cannot enter! — all his force...
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The Dublin University Magazine, Volume 48

Ireland - 1856 - 782 pages
...the forcea of the crown. It may be frail, its roof may ahake, the wind mar blow through it, the storm may enter, the rain may enter — but the King of England cannot enter ! All his force dares not crosa the threshold of the ruined tenement. " These examples," says Brougham, "may...
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The Most Eminent Orators and Statesmen of Ancient and Modern Times ...

David Addison Harsha - Orators - 1857 - 544 pages
...poorest man," exclaimed Mr. Pitt, " may in his cottage bid defiance to all the forces of the Crown. It may be frail — its roof may shake — the wind may blow through it — the storm may enter — the rain may enter — - but the King of England can i not enter! — all his forces...
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Suggestions for the Repression of Crime: Contained in Charges Delivered to ...

Matthew Davenport Hill - Corrections - 1857 - 770 pages
...castle. ' The poorest man,' says he, ' may in his cottage bid defiance to all the forces of the Crown. It may be frail, its roof may shake, the wind may blow through it, the storm may enter, the rain may enter, but the King of England cannot enter. All his force dares not...
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Suggestions for the Repression of Crime: Contained in Charges Delivered to ...

Matthew Davenport Hill - Corrections - 1857 - 740 pages
...castle. ' The poorest man,' says he, ' may in his cottage bid defiance to all the forces of the Crown. I* may be frail, its roof may shake, the wind may blow through it, the storm may enter, the rain may enter, but the King of England cannot enter. All his force dares not...
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