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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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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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Anecdote Biography

John Timbs - Biography - 1860 - 432 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 — the storm may enter — the rain may enter — but the King of England cannot enter ! — all his...
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the american annual cyclopaedia

1863 - 856 pages
...will live forever : Tbe poorest man may in bis cottage bid defiance to Jl the powers of tbe 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 dare not enter—all his forces dare not cross the...
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The Record of Hon. C. L. Vallandigham on Abolition, the Union, and the Civil War

Clement Laird Vallandigham - United States - 1863 - 282 pages
...English 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 ; the rain may enter ; but the King of England can not enter it. All his power dares...
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The American Annual Cyclopędia and Register of Important Events ...

Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1863 - 848 pages
...shake, the wind mar blow through it, the storm may enter, the rain may enter, but the king dare not enter — all his forces dare not cross the threshold of the ruined tenement. " By your law this inviolable sanctity- of the hearthstone, whence comes the nation's strength, may...
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Speeches, Arguments, Addresses, and Letters of Clement L. Vallandigham

Clement Laird Vallandigham - United States - 1864 - 586 pages
...English 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; the rain may enter; but the King of England cannot enter "it. All his power dares...
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Methodism, memorials of the United Methodist free churches, with ...

Matthew Baxter - 1865 - 534 pages
...His lordship said, " 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; but the King of England cannot enter! All his force dares not cross the threshold...
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Present Status of the Philosophy of Society: A Treatise Designed to Show the ...

Leland A. Webster - Sociology - 1866 - 372 pages
...of Lord Chatham — "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 ; the rain may enter ; but the King of England cannot enter. All his power dares not...
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Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers' Monthly Journal, Volume 41

Locomotive engineers - 1907 - 600 pages
...British constitution: "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, but the King of England can not enter : all his forces dare not cross the threshhold...
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Familiar Quotations: Being an Attempt to Trace to Their Source : Passages ...

John Bartlett - Quotations - 1868 - 828 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...dare not cross the threshold of the ruined tenement.* Speech on the Excise BUI. Indemnity for the past and security for the future.3 The Church of England...
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