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" How beautiful is death when earned by virtue ! Who would not be that youth ? What pity is it That we can die but once to serve our country... "
Bell's British Theatre: Douglas, by J. Home. ... The alchymist, altered from ... - Sida 75
1797
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Performing Patriotism: National Identity in the Colonial and Revolutionary ...

Jason Shaffer - 2007 - 230 sidor
...citizen's overwhelming obligations to the republic: How beautiful is death, when earn'd by virtue! Who would not be that youth? What pity is it That we can die but once to serve our country! . . . Portius, behold thy brother, and remember Thy life is not thy own, when Rome demands it. (4.4.80-87)...
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The Real History of the American Revolution: A New Look at the Past

Alan Axelrod - 2007 - 371 sidor
...playwright Joseph Addison's successful 1713 play Cato: How beautiful is death, when earn'd by virtue! Who would not be that youth? What pity is it That we can die but once to serve our countrv. A ninetheeth-century illustration depicting Hales execution. Fire Four days went by, and Howe...
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For Liberty and Glory: Washington, Lafayette, and Their Revolutions

James R. Gaines - 2007 - 533 sidor
...Hale could "regret that I have but one life to give for my country" because he had heard Cato observe, "what pity is it /That we can die but once to serve our country." During the winter of Valley Forge, to distract his men from their misery with an appeal to principle,...
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Thomas Paine: Enlightenment, Revolution, and the Birth of Modern Nations

Craig Nelson - 2007 - 396 sidor
...liberty or death"), and Nathan Hale's paraphrase: How beautiful is death, when earn'd by virtue! . . . what pity is it That we can die but once to serve our country. . . . Throughout the course of his writings, Paine would again and again take to heart Addison and...
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Amazing... But False!: Hundreds of Facts You Thought Were True, But Aren't

David Diefendorf - 2007 - 256 sidor
...it at some point during his years at Yale or as a schoolmaster. The relevant line appears in act IV: "What pity is it, that we can die but once to serve our country." Now, had Hale uttered the words he is supposed to have uttered, he would have been paraphrasing Addison...
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