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Top 31 Quotes About Musket

#1. Men with no faith can still fear the faith of men with more faith than fear," Hari chorused toward the raiders. Flinching at the first musket fired above his head, Hari collected himself and continued to berate the men retreating before him. - Author: Chris Paton
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#2. The musket could not be aimed except in a general direction; a bow in the hands of a skilled archer could regularly hit and kill an enemy completely beyond musket range. - Author: Edmund Morgan
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#3. Use a gun that works every time. As George Washington said, 'All skill is in vain when an angel pisses in the flintlock of your musket. - Author: Nelson DeMille
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#4. Bless God, he went as soldiers,
His musket on his breast
Grant God, he charge the bravest
Of all the martial blest!
Please God, might I behold him
In epauletted white
I should not fear the foe then
I should not fear the fight! - Author: Emily Dickinson
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#5. Our freedoms were born in the ideals of the Enlightenment and the musket fires of an historic revolution. - Author: John Boehner
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#6. A drone is a high-tech version of an old army and a musket. It ought to be used in Somalia to hunt bad guys, but not in America. I don't want to see it hovering over anybody's home. - Author: Charles Krauthammer
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#7. If the Negro knows enough to pay taxes to support the government, he knows enough to vote; taxation and representation should go together. If he knows enough to shoulder a musket and fight for the flag, fight for the government, he knows enough to vote. - Author: Frederick Douglass
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#8. Every pioneer and musician who could carry a musket went into the ranks. Even the sick and foot-sore, who could not keep up in the march, came up as soon as they could find their regiments, and took their places in line of battle, while it was battle, indeed. - Author: Joshua Chamberlain
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#9. It is remarkable what fine hands men of genius write, even when they are as awkward in all other uses of the hand as a cow with a musket. - Author: Sara Coleridge
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#10. sun, he thought he saw the barrel of a musket glitter from behind a hedge. D'Artagnan had a quick eye and a prompt understanding. He comprehended that the musket had not come there of itself, and that he who bore it had not concealed himself behind a hedge with any friendly intentions. He - Author: Alexandre Dumas
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#11. I think that when Lady Tamarind looks at you, she feels as the cathedral might if it suddenly remembered that once it had been a grim little church facing down musket fire and a cruel sea wind. - Author: Frances Hardinge
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#12. There's quite a difference between skirting the rules and putting musket balls through them. - Author: Suzanne Enoch
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#13. Without a musket to raise, a barricade to storm, a flag to wave, the question hit me in the face like the cold air: 'Who am I?' - Author: Gary Ackerman
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#14. Homes make patriots. He who has sat by his own fireside with wife and children will defend it. Few men have been patriotic enough to shoulder a musket in defense of a boarding house. The prosperity and glory of our country depend upon the number of people who are the owners of homes. - Author: Robert Green Ingersoll
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#15. Love is like a loaded musket," he mused. "And yet it's available to everyone. It's always . . ." He mimed thrusting out a gun. "'Here you are! Try not to kill yourself or others with it.' They oughtn't allow young people near it. - Author: Julie Anne Long
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#16. The religion that has to be supported by law is without value, not only, but a fraud and a curse. The religious argument that has to be supported by a musket is hardly worth making. - Author: Robert Green Ingersoll
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#17. I have often thought how much happier I should have been if, instead of accepting a command under such Circumstances, I should have taken my musket upon my Shoulder & entered the Ranks or ... had retir'd to the back country & lived in a Wig-wam. - GEORGE WASHINGTON - Author: Joseph J. Ellis
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#18. Sir, it is not God who will assemble us on the battlefield, nor position our troops, nor place the cannon, and it is not God who will aim the musket. - Author: Winfield Scott Hancock
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#19. The musket, always a muzzleloader, took minutes to reload; an archer could aim and fire up to a dozen arrows in a minute. Muskets required continual cleaning and repair; bows were quickly made and easily maintained. - Author: Edmund Morgan
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#20. Plenty of gun opponents have pointed out the obvious: that the Founding Fathers could never have envisioned the kinds of 'arms' that exist today - Washington, Jefferson, and the rest had never even seen a bullet. Musket balls for guns that required constant reloading were the 'arms' of the day. - Author: Kurt Eichenwald
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#21. Once let the black man get upon his person the brass letter, U.S., let him get an eagle on his button, and a musket on his shoulder and bullets in his pocket, there is no power on earth that can deny that he has earned the right to citizenship. - Author: Frederick Douglass
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#22. We'd be safer with musket in a safe town than with an assault rifle in a "without rule of law" world. That may not be sexy, but it's the truth. - Author: Michael Mabee
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#23. of a musket ball embedded in his - Author: Diana Gabaldon
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#24. You too will seek your fortune, and you must be keen in obtaining it. If here you have learned to dodge a musket ball, there you must learn to elude envy, jealousy, greed, using those same weapons to combat your adversaries, namely, everyone. - Author: Umberto Eco
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#25. I had my nearest and most intimate glimpses of the presence of my Lord in those dread moments when musket, club or spear was being levelled at my life. - Author: John Gibson Paton
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#26. About guns, about hunting, it's safe to say I know nothing. The last gun I fired was a musket at Boy Scout camp. - Author: Rosecrans Baldwin
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#27. I knew I should have cleaned that musket! - Author: Chung Ling Soo
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#28. Any time you hear a politician say that something has to be done, you should immediately grab your musket and your wallet, in that order if not simultaneously. - Author: David Jeffers
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#29. Knowledge is a musket. You can use it only as a club, but will you? When your life is on the line? - Author: Brent Weeks
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#30. You have business here?' the gruff voice asked.
Rafe didn't relish the thought of a musket ball piercing his heart. His mother, and scads of London ladies, would be terribly upset. - Author: Suzanne Enoch
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#31. I didn't have the time to slice a hundred shallow cuts into his lips and make him suck limes. I was too busy to make him swallow oiled musket balls. I had more important things to think about now and a lot to do. -Saffron in Dust of 100 Dogs - Author: A.S. King
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