- Another band also grounded arms; but the men in the last square fought on, reckless of life, and were beaten down by a whirlwind of sabring, stabbing horsemen, whose fury the generous Czar vainly strove to curb. - "The Life of Napoleon I (Volumes, 1 and 2)", John Holland Rose.
- For many thousands of years, on these hills and plains, Nature had gone on sabring men and women with the same air of sensual pleasure. - "Preaching and Paganism", Albert Parker Fitch.
- The Walloon carbineers, the German riders, and the French lancers, disputing as to the relative blame to be attached to each corps, began shooting and sabring each other, almost before they were out of the enemy's sight. - "Project Gutenberg History of The Netherlands, 1555-1623, Complete", John Lothrop Motley.