Poland has not died yet So long as we still live That which alien force has seized We at sabrepoint shall retrieve. First stanza of the original lyrics by Józef Wybicki, 1797 Source: Russocki Stanis?aw; Kuczy?ski Stefan, Willaume Juliusz (1978). God?o, barwy i hymn Rzeczypospolitej. Zarys dziejów. Warsaw: Wiedza Powszechna. English translation based on Davies, Norman (2005). God's Playground: A History of Poland. Oxford University Press. ISBN 0199253404.