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" You know it was said he carried the sword in one hand, and the olive branch in the other; and it seems he chose to give them a taste of the sword first. "
The Works of Benjamin Franklin: Containing Several Political and Historical ... - Seite 141
von Benjamin Franklin, Jared Sparks - 1840
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Lincoln the President: Last Full Measure

J. G. Randall, Richard Nelson Current - 2000 - 421 Seiten
...his Tribune, also interpreted Lincoln's visit to Grant as a sign of possible military negotiations. "The sword in one hand and the olive branch in the other," observed the Tribune approvingly, "are always found to work mutually in aid of each other." * Disagreeing...
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Reelecting Lincoln: The Battle For The 1864 Presidency

John Waugh - 2009 - 480 Seiten
...increase the number of unconditional peace men at the North. We believe this can be done by carrying the sword in one hand and the olive branch in the other." 13 Uncompromising states'-rights men, they also believed it could be done from Georgia. Governor Brown...
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The Presidents' First Ladies

Rae Lindsay - 2001 - 293 Seiten
...her husband's stand of dispatching new envoys to France to calm the troubled waters: "We should hold the sword in one hand and the olive branch in the other. . .Pray am I not a good politician?"'0 Perhaps she was a better politician than her husband, because...
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Adams on Adams

Paul M. Zall
...for a vigorous defensive war, but at the same time to keep open the door of reconciliation; to hold the sword in one hand and the olive branch in the other. ... I am myself as fond of reconciliation, if we could reasonably entertain hopes of it upon a constitutional...
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The Compleated Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin

Mark Skousen, Benjamin Franklin - 2005 - 256 Seiten
...Lord North's pacific plan, but General Gage drew the sword, and the war commenced. It is said that he carried the sword in one hand, and the olive branch in the other; and it seemed he chose to give us a taste of the sword first. All America was exasperated by his conduct,...
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The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin: 1706-1757, Band 1;Bände 1706-1757

Benjamin Franklin - 2007 - 228 Seiten
...Lord North's pacific plan, but General Gage drew the sword, and the war commenced. It is said that he carried the sword in one hand, and the olive branch in the other; and it seemed he chose to give us a taste of the sword first. All America was exasperated by his conduct,...
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The 33 Strategies of War

Robert Greene - 2007 - 471 Seiten
...victorious until the day after battle, nor defeated until four days later. . . . Let us always cany the sword in one hand and the olive branch in the other, always ready to negotiate but negotiating only while advancing. — Prince Klemens von Metternich (1773-1859)...
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The Works of Washington Irving in Twelve Volumes, Band 7

Washington Irving - 1881
...appear no more by ambassadors, bat to repair in person to the great council of the Amphictyons, bearing the sword in one hand and the olive branch in the other ; and giving them their choice of sincere and honest peace, or open and iron war. His privy councillors were...
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The Monthly review. New and improved ser. New and improved ser, Band 1

1845
...gained genuine laurels. Many things tend to strengthen our hope. We make war now and negociate at once, the sword in one hand, and the olive branch in the other. Little wars should be short wars. Lord Elgin may well be expected to outstrip our tardy transports....
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