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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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Oratory Sacred and Secular: Or, The Extemporaneous Speaker, with Sketches of ...

William Pittenger - Elocution - 1868 - 240 pages
...soon be forgotten : " 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...
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A Treatise on the Constitutional Limitations which Rest Upon the Legislative ...

Thomas McIntyre Cooley - Constitutional law - 1868 - 776 pages
...from Chatham : " 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 may not enter; all his force dares not...
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Proceedings and Debates of the Constitutional Convention of the ..., Volume 2

New York (State). Constitutional Convention - Constitutional conventions - 1868 - 1058 pages
...is his castle " : " The poorest man may in his cottage bid defiance to all the power of the crown. It may be frail — its roof may shake, the wind may blow through it, the storm may enter, the ram may enter — but the King of England cannot enter; all his power dared not...
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The History of Civilization, Volume 7

Amos Dean - Civilization - 1869 - 652 pages
...eloquent language : " 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 cannot enter it! All his power dares not cross the threshold...
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Works, Volume 3

Henry Brougham Baron Brougham and Vaux - 1872 - 458 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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Works of Henry Lord Brougham ...

Henry Brougham Baron Brougham and Vaux - 1872 - 460 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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Works of Henry Lord Brougham, Volume 3, Part 1

Henry Brougham Baron Brougham and Vaux - 1872 - 462 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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Italy and France: An Editor's Holiday

Alexander Mackie - France - 1874 - 442 pages
...Chatham, one can say — " The poorest man may in his cottage bid defiance to all the force of the Crown. It may be frail; its roof may shake; the wind may...dare not cross the threshold of the ruined tenement." LETTER XVI. POMPEII. APRIL 8th. — Had Dr. Watts wanted another illustration of industry besides the...
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Familiar Quotations: Being an Attempt to Trace to Their Source Passages and ...

John Bartlett - Quotations - 1874 - 798 pages
...India Bill. Nov. 1783. The poorest man may in his cottage bid defiance to all the force of the crown. It may be frail ; its roof may shake ; the wind may...forces dare not cross the threshold of the ruined tenement.2 Speech on the Excise Bill. Indemnity for the past and security for the future.2 We have...
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A Treatise on the Constitutional Limitations which Rest Upon the Legislative ...

Thomas McIntyre Cooley - Constitutional law - 1874 - 904 pages
...England that we cannot refrain from copying the account in the note below.i 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 may not enter ; all his force dares...
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