|John Bartlett (18201905). Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. 1919.|
|AUTHOR:||George Gordon Noel Byron, Lord Byron (17881824)|
|QUOTATION:||The languages, especially the dead,|
The sciences, and most of all the abstruse,
The arts, at least all such as could be said
To be the most remote from common use.
|ATTRIBUTION:||Don Juan. Canto i. Stanza 40.|