|John Bartlett (18201905). Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. 1919.|
|AUTHOR:||William Cowper (17311800)|
|QUOTATION:||The man that hails you Tom or Jack,|
And proves, by thumping on your back, 1
His sense of your great merit, 2
Is such a friend that one had need
Be very much his friend indeed
To pardon or to bear it.