|John Bartlett (18201905). Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. 1919.|
|AUTHOR:||Francis Quarles (15921644)|
|QUOTATION:||This house is to be let for life or years;|
Her rent is sorrow, and her income tears.
Cupid, t has long stood void; her bills make known,
She must be dearly let, or let alone.
|ATTRIBUTION:||Emblem 10, Ep. 10.|