“ the rest of you stand by: I’ll make the crossing in my own ship, with my own company, and find out what the mailand natives are- for they may be wild savages, and lawless, or hospitable and god fearing men.” (line 70-75)
“ if I killed him, we could never move his ponderous doorway slab aside...” ( line 207).
“ ...and cheered my men on with battle talk to keep their courage up: no quitting now” (line 284-285)
“ Nohbdy’s truck me, Nohbdy’s ruined me! ( line 317).
“ I drew on all my wits and ran through tactics, reasoning as a man will for dear life, until a trick came and it pleased me well” (line 332-334).