|John Bartlett (18201905). Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. 1919.|
|John Dyer. (1700?1758)|
| A little rule, a little sway,|
A sunbeam in a winters day,
Is all the proud and mighty have
Between the cradle and the grave.
| Grongar Hill. Line 88.|
| Ever charming, ever new,|
When will the landscape tire the view?
| Grongar Hill. Line 102.|
| Disparting towers|
Trembling all precipitate down dashd,
Rattling around, loud thundering to the moon.
| The Ruins of Rome. Line 40.|