|Grocott & Ward, comps. Grocotts Familiar Quotations, 6th ed. 189-?.|
|I know a trick worth two of that.|
Shakespeare.King Henry IV., Part I. Act II. Scene 1. (The first Carrier to Gadshill.)
|There was indeed a frown, a trick of state,|
Crabbe.The Borough, Letter XI.
|It was but a trick of state!|
Cowper.The Task, Book II. Line 267.
|Trickd in antique ruff and bonnet.|
Dr. Johnson.Lines written in 1777.
|Tricks to show the stretch of human brain.|
Pope.Essay on Man, Epi. II. Line 47.
|There are no tricks in plain and simple faith.|
Shakespeare.Julius Cæsar, Act IV. Scene 2. (Brutus to Lucilius.)