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" While stands the Coliseum, Rome shall stand; 'When falls the Coliseum, Rome shall fall; 'And when Rome falls — the World. "
Century Illustrated Monthly Magazine - Page 620
edited by - 1925
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Triumphs of Ancient Architecture: Greece and Rome

William Henry Davenport Adams - Architecture, Greek - 1866 - 128 pages
...Colyseus, stabit et Roma; quando cadet Colyseus, cadet Roma; quando cadet Roma, cadet et mundus." '' While stands the Coliseum, Rome shall stand; When falls the Coliseum, Rome shall fall; Ami when Rome falls, the world. From our own land Thus speak the pilgrims o'er the mighty wall In Saxon...
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Poetical Works, Volume 4

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1866 - 402 pages
...this spot — 'tis on their dust ye tread. CXLV. " While stands the Coliseum, Rome shall stand ; f " When falls the Coliseum, Rome shall fall ; " And when Rome falls — the World." From our own land Thus spake the pilgrims o'er this mighty wall * Suetonius informs us that Julius...
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Select Academic Speaker: Containing a Large Number of New and Appropriate ...

Henry Coppée - Readers and speakers - 1867 - 588 pages
...in this magic circle raise the dead : Heroes have trod this spot — 'tis on their dust ye tread. " While stands the Coliseum, Rome shall stand ; When...Rome shall fall ; And when Rome falls — the World." From our own land Thus spake the pilgrims o'er this mighty wall In Saxon times, which we are wont to...
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The Eagle: A Magazine, Volumes 5-6

1867
...be cleared in five minutes. The architects of our public buildings might take a lesson, from them. While stands the Coliseum, Rome shall stand, When...Rome shall fall, And when Rome falls — the world ! * Such was the prophecy of our Anglo-Saxon ancestors, eleven hundred years ago, and there are no...
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The Southern Review, Volumes 12-13

Albert Taylor Bledsoe, Sophia M'Ilvaine Bledsoe Herrick - Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877) - 1873 - 526 pages
...duration of the world by the duration of the Roman Empire, then apparently crumbling at its base: . When falls the Coliseum, Rome shall fall ! And when Rome falls — the world. 10 14:6 Armageddon. [January, When the Roman Empire was tottering to its fall under the assaults of...
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The Percy Family: The Baltic to Vesuvius

Daniel Clarke Eddy - Europe - 1868 - 270 pages
...reading yesterday said." " Well, if you can quote it, do so, bub." " I will if you will be quiet : ' While stands the Coliseum, Rome shall stand ; When...Rome shall fall ; And when Rome falls, the world.' " " Bravo ! ". cried Minnie, clapping her hands. Tliey were now in the centre, and Mr. Percy called...
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Familiar Quotations: Being an Attempt to Trace to Their Source : Passages ...

John Bartlett - Quotations - 1868 - 828 pages
...TAerevtzs their Dacian mother, — he, their sire, Butcher'd to make a Roman holiday. Canto iv. St. 141. " While stands the Coliseum, Rome shall stand ; When...Coliseum, Rome shall fall ; And when Rome falls, — the World."1 Canto iv. St. 145. Scion of chiefs and monarchs, where art thou ? Fond hope of many nations,...
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Edith Sydney: a Tale

Frances Mary Oxenham - 1868 - 404 pages
...meekly than such persons generally do ; but she was sincerely attached to her mistress. CHAPTER V. While stands the Coliseum, Rome shall stand ; When falls the Coliseum, Rome shall fall ; And when Ro> le falls, the world. Childe Harold. FOE modern Rome Edith cared very little ; for Home ecclesiastical,...
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Treasury of choice quotations

Treasury - 1869 - 474 pages
...was their Dacian mother — he, their sire, Butchered to make a Roman holiday. Canto iv. Stan2a 14i. While stands the Coliseum, Rome shall stand ; When...Rome shall fall ; And when Rome falls, the world.* Canto iv. Stama 145. * The exclamation of the pilgrims in the eighth century, as recorded by the Venerable...
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The Improvisatore

Hans Christian Andersen - Danish fiction - 1869 - 364 pages
...thousand captive Jews labored at its erection. The ruins are now used for Christian worship. " Whilst stands the Coliseum, Rome shall stand; When falls...Rome shall fall; And when Rome falls — the world." — BYRON. Author's Note. herds of tigers and hyenas; they sped close past the spot where I lay; I...
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