|Grocott & Ward, comps. Grocotts Familiar Quotations, 6th ed. 189-?.|
|Sleep after toil, port after stormy seas,|
Ease after war, death after life, does greatly please.
Spenser.The Fairy Queen, Book I. Canto IX. V. 40.
|Hard toil can roughen form and face,|
And want can quench the eyes bright grace.
Scott.Marmion, Canto I. Stanza 28.
|The toils of honour dignify repose.|
Hooles Metastasio.Achilles in Sycios, Act III. Scene last.