Reference > Quotations > John Bartlett, comp. > Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. > Sir William Blackstone
  PREVIOUS NEXT  
CONTENTS · BIBLIOGRAPHIC RECORD · AUTHOR INDEX · CONCORDANCE INDEX
John Bartlett (1820–1905).  Familiar Quotations, 10th ed.  1919.
 
Sir William Blackstone. (1723–1780)
 
 
1
    The royal navy of England hath ever been its greatest defence and ornament; it is its ancient and natural strength,—the floating bulwark of our island.
          Commentaries. Vol. i. Book i. Chap. xiii. Section 418.
2
    Time whereof the memory of man runneth not to the contrary.
          Commentaries. Vol. i. Book i. Chap. xviii. Section 472.
 

CONTENTS · BIBLIOGRAPHIC RECORD · AUTHOR INDEX · CONCORDANCE INDEX
  PREVIOUS NEXT  
 
Loading
Click here to shop the Bartleby Bookstore.

Shakespeare · Bible · Strunk · Anatomy · Nonfiction · Quotations · Reference · Fiction · Poetry
© 1993–2014 Bartleby.com · [Top 150] · Subjects · Titles · Authors