We returned to Constantinople, and the following year, seventy-three, it became known that Don John had seized Tunis and taken the kingdom from the Turks, and placed Muley Hamet in possession, putting an end to the hopes which Muley Hamida, the cruelest and bravest
Moor in the world, entertained of returning to reign there.
The memory of the old days when you freely bade me sup and dine would spur me on, even if three of the bravest
lads in all the shire were not imperiled.
The American militia, in the course of the late war, have, by their valor on numerous occasions, erected eternal monuments to their fame; but the bravest
of them feel and know that the liberty of their country could not have been established by their efforts alone, however great and valuable they were.
Their first discovery was the dead body of the sentry, and a moment later one of the bravest
of them had entered the hut and discovered the absence of the prisoner.
If it be so, then was he no common man, for in that time, and for centuries after, he was spoken of as the cleverest and the most cunning, as well as the bravest
of the sons of the `land beyond the forest.
I was about to say to these gentlemen," added he, "that I forbid my Musketeers to expose their lives needlessly; for brave men are very dear to the king, and the king knows that his Musketeers are the bravest
on the earth.
Well, beneath this uniform beats one of the bravest
and noblest hearts in the whole army.
What endurance too, and what courage he displayed within the wooden horse, wherein all the bravest
of the Argives were lying in wait to bring death and destruction upon the Trojans.
No, I ain't," exclaimed the loud soldier in- dignantly; "and I didn't say I was the bravest
man in the world, neither.
On the next day Mathieu Mole, the chief president, whose courage at this crisis, says the Cardinal de Retz, was equal to that of the Duc de Beaufort and the Prince de Conde -- in other words, of the two men who were considered the bravest
in France -- had been attacked in his turn.
Thus, by the time he reached his journey's end, Theseus had done many valiant feats with his father's golden-hilled sword, and had gained the renown of being one of the bravest
young men of the day.
In the day of your distress, when your men fall dying by the murderous hand of Hector, you shall not know how to help them, and shall rend your heart with rage for the hour when you offered insult to the bravest
of the Achaeans.