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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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Social influences: or, Villiers

Proteus (pseud.) - 1846 - 1018 pages
...— forgot the inviolability its Political and Social Institutes afford the ' poorest cottage ! — 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 himself cannot enter ! — all bis...
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The Companion: After-dinner Table-talk

Robert Conger Pell - Anecdotes - 1850 - 196 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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The kaleidoscope of anecdotes and aphorisms, collected by C. Sinclair

Catherine Sinclair - 1851 - 420 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 power does...
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Select British Eloquence: Embracing the Best Speeches Entire, of the Most ...

Chauncey Allen Goodrich - Great Britain - 1852 - 968 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
...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 - 978 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 - Floriculture - 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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