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John Bartlett (1820–1905).  Familiar Quotations, 10th ed.  1919.
 
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Robert Burton. (1577–1640) (continued)
 
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    [Quoting Seneca] Cornelia kept her in talk till her children came from school, “and these,” said she, “are my jewels.”
          Anatomy of Melancholy. Part iii. Sect. 2, Memb. 2, Subsect. 3.
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    To these crocodile tears they will add sobs, fiery sighs, and sorrowful countenance.
          Anatomy of Melancholy. Part iii. Sect. 2, Memb. 2, Subsect. 4.
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    Marriage and hanging go by destiny; matches are made in heaven. 1
          Anatomy of Melancholy. Part iii. Sect. 2, Memb. 2, Subsect. 5.
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    Diogenes struck the father when the son swore.
          Anatomy of Melancholy. Part iii. Sect. 2, Memb. 2, Subsect. 5.
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    Though it rain daggers with their points downward.
          Anatomy of Melancholy. Part iii. Sect. 2, Memb. 3.
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    Going as if he trod upon eggs.
          Anatomy of Melancholy. Part iii. Sect. 2, Memb. 3.
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    I light my candle from their torches.
          Anatomy of Melancholy. Part iii. Sect. 2, Memb. 5, Subsect. 1.
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    England is a paradise for women and hell for horses; Italy a paradise for horses, hell for women, as the diverb goes.
          Anatomy of Melancholy. Part iii. Sect. 3, Memb. 1, Subsect. 2.
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    The miller sees not all the water that goes by his mill. 2
          Anatomy of Melancholy. Part iii. Sect. 3, Memb. 4, Subsect. 1.
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    As clear and as manifest as the nose in a man’s face. 3
          Anatomy of Melancholy. Part iii. Sect. 3, Memb. 4, Subsect. 1.
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    Make a virtue of necessity. 4
          Anatomy of Melancholy. Part iii. Sect. 3, Memb. 4, Subsect. 1.
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    Where God hath a temple, the Devil will have a chapel. 5
          Anatomy of Melancholy. Part iii. Sect. 4, Memb. 1, Subsect. 1.
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    If the world will be gulled, let it be gulled.
          Anatomy of Melancholy. Part iii. Sect. 4, Memb. 1, Subsect. 2.
 
Note 1.
See Heywood, Quotation 18. [back]
Note 2.
See Heywood, Quotation 113. [back]
Note 3.
See Shakespeare, The Two Gentlemen of Verona, Quotation 5. [back]
Note 4.
See Chaucer, Quotation 22. [back]
Note 5.
For where God built a church, there the Devil would also build a chapel.—Martin Luther: Table Talk, lxvii.

God never had a church but there, men say,
The Devil a chapel hath raised by some wyles.
William Drummond: Posthumous Poems.

No sooner is a temple built to God but the Devil builds a chapel hard by.—George Herbert: Jacula Prudentum.

Wherever God erects a house of prayer,
The Devil always builds a chapel there.
Daniel Defoe: The True-born Englishman, part i. line 1. [back]
 

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