The French revolution of 1830

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Colburn and Bentley, 1830
 

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Page 84 - Tout est soldat pour vous combattre; S'ils tombent, nos jeunes héros, La terre en produit de nouveaux Contre vous tout prêts à se battre!
Page 83 - Allons, enfants de la patrie, Le jour de gloire est arrivé ! Contre nous de la tyrannie L'étendard sanglant est levé ! Entendez-vous, dans les campagnes, Mugir ces féroces soldats ? Ils viennent jusque dans nos bras Égorger vos fils, vos compagnes.
Page 85 - Amour sacré de la Patrie, Conduis, soutiens nos bras vengeurs. Liberté, liberté chérie, Combats avec tes défenseurs. Sous nos drapeaux, que la Victoire Accoure à tes mâles accents : Que tes ennemis expirants Voient ton triomphe et notre gloire ! Aux armes, citoyens ! Formez vos bataillons : Marchons, qu'un sang impur abreuve nos sillons.
Page 84 - Français, pour nous, ah ! quel outrage ! Quels transports il doit exciter ! C'est nous qu'on ose méditer De rendre à l'antique esclavage ! Aux armes, citoyens ! etc. Quoi ! ces cohortes étrangères Feraient la loi dans nos foyers...
Page 145 - What stronger breast-plate than a heart untainted ? Thrice is he armed, that hath his quarrel just ; And he but naked, though locked up in steel, Whose conscience with injustice is corrupted.
Page 29 - Judicial forms do not easily lend themselves to an effectual repression. This truth has long since struck reflecting minds ; it has lately become still more evident. To satisfy the wants which caused its institution, the repression ought to be prompt and strong; it has been slow, weak, and almost null. When it interferes, the mischief is already done, and the punishment, far from repairing it, only adds the scandal of the discussion.
Page 438 - ... regulations and ordinances necessary for the execution of the laws and the safety of the State.
Page 28 - Let us not fear to disclose here the whole extent of our evils, in order the better to appreciate the whole extent of our resources. A system of defamation, organized on a great scale, and directed with unequalled perseverance, reaches, either near at hand or at a distance, the most humble of the agents of the government. None of your subjects, Sire, is secure from an insult, if he receives from his sovereign the least mark of confidence or satisfaction.
Page 391 - I have come, firmly resolved to devote myself to all that circumstances should require of me in the situation in which they...
Page 84 - A regret s'armant contre nous. Mais ces despotes sanguinaires. Mais ces complices de Bouille, Tous ces tigres qui, sans pitié, Déchirent le sein de leur mère !... Aux armes, etc.

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