|Grocott & Ward, comps. Grocotts Familiar Quotations, 6th ed. 189-?.|
The dauntless spirit of resolution.
Shakespeare.King John, Act V. Scene 1. (The Bastard to the King.)
|For ebbing resolution neer returns,|
But falls still further from its former shore.
Home.Siege of Aquileia, Act IV. (Titus to his Mother.)