|John Bartlett (18201905). Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. 1919.|
|AUTHOR:||James Fordyce (17201796)|
|QUOTATION:||Henceforth the majesty of God revere;|
Fear Him, and you have nothing else to fear. 1
|ATTRIBUTION:||Answer to a Gentleman who apologized to the Author for Swearing.|
Je crains Dieu, cher Abner, et nai point dautre crainte (I fear God, dear Abner, and I have no ther fear).Racine: Athalie, act i. sc. 1 (16391699).
From Piety, whose soul sincere
Fears God, and knows no other fear.W. Smyth: Ode for the Installation of the Duke of Gloucester as Chancellor of Cambridge. [back]