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" Capitol may well have trembled in every limb on that day, and have drooped her wings, as if forever; but Hannibal came not ; and if panic had for one moment unnerved the iron courage of the Roman aristocracy, on the next their inborn spirit revived ;... "
Selections from the First Five Books: Together with the Twenty-first and ... - Page 309
by Livy - 1848 - 329 pages
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The Four Prophetic Empires and the Kingdom of the Messiah: Being an ...

Thomas Rawson Birks - Bible - 1844 - 446 pages
...moment, nor was it proposed to withdraw a single soldier from Spain, or Sicily, or Sardinia.' ' If panic for one moment unnerved the iron courage of the Roman...power, created, as is the law of our nature, the power it required. . . . ' The principal object of our interest, is the one rock, now islanded by the waters,...
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History of Rome, Volume 3

Thomas Arnold - Rome - 1845
...capitol may well have trembled in every limb on that day, and have dropped her wings, as if for ever. But Hannibal came not ; and if panic had for one moment...the law of our nature, the power which it required. 198 Livy, XXII. 51. CHAPTER XLIV. PROGRESS OF THE WAR IN ITALY AFTER THE BATTLE OF CANN.E. REVOLT OF...
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Southern Quarterly Review, Volume 13

Daniel Kimball Whitaker, Milton Clapp, William Gilmore Simms, James Henley Thornwell - 1848
...goddess ot victory in the capitol, may well have trembled in every limb on that day, and have dropped her wings, as if forever, — but Hannibal came not...the law of our nature, the power which it required." * * *• * * * * " Thus the first moments of panic, passed ; and Varro's despatches arrived, informing...
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Selections from the First Five Books, Together with the Twenty-first and ...

Livy - 1850 - 329 pages
...that this was one of them. The statue of the goddess Victory in the Capitol may well have trembled in every limb on that day, and have drooped her wings,...the power which it required." — Arnold, 2, p. 316. Cн. LII. — 8. BrachIe flumlui objecto. This is the order of the J5 words in all the MSS. ; but...
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Selections from the First Five Books: Together with the Twenty-first and ...

Livy - 1857 - 329 pages
...that this was one of them. The statue of the goddess Victory in the Capitol may well have trembled in every limb on that day, and have drooped her wings,...will, striving beyond its present power, created, ai is the law of our nature, the power which it required." — Arnold, 2, p. 316. Сн. LII. — 8....
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Selections from the First Five Books of Livy's Roman History: With the ...

Livy - 1871 - 370 pages
...that this was one of them. The statue of the goddess Victory in the Capitol may well have trembled in every limb on that day, and have drooped her wings,...the power which it required." — Arnold, 2, p. 316. LII. Surrender and ransom of the Romans in the smaller camp. — The plunder of the larger one, after...
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The Advanced Book of Reading Lessons: Forming a Supplement to the Fourth and ...

Ontario. Council of Public Instruction - English language - 1871 - 483 pages
...the goddess Victory in the capitol may well have trembled in every limb on that day, and have dropped her wings, as if forever, but Hannibal came not; and...nature, the power which it required. > —ARNOLD. tfy ^-":.'..r..: THE ANTONINES. (AD 138—180.) THE two Antonines governed the Eoman world forty-two...
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Extracts from Livy, with notes by H. Lee-Warner, Part 2

Titus Livius - 1873
...Cannae ; 80,000 men were lost for Rome that day ; the city expected its conqueror at once. ' But he came not ; and if panic had for one moment unnerved...the law of our nature, the power which it required.' BOOKS PRINTED AT THE CLARENDON PRESS, OXFORD, AND PUBLISHED FOR THE UNIVERSITY BY MACMILXiAN AMD CO.,...
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Selections from the First Five Books of [his] Roman History, with the Twenty ...

Livy - 1873
...that this was one of them. The statue of the goddess Victory in the Capitol may well have trembled in every limb on that day, and have drooped her wings,...had for one moment unnerved the iron courage of the Eoman aristocracy, on the next their inborn spirit revived ; and their resolute will, striving beyond...
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Selections from the First Five Books of Livy's Roman History: With the ...

Livy - 1876 - 370 pages
...that this was one of them. The statue of the goddess Victory in the Capitol may well have trembled in every limb on that day, and have drooped her wings,...the power which it required." — Arnold, 2, p. 316. Lu. Surrender and ransom of the Romans in the smaller camp. — The plunder of the larger one, after...
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