|Grocott & Ward, comps. Grocotts Familiar Quotations, 6th ed. 189-?.|
|Cast thy bread upon the waters; for thou shalt find it after many days.|
Ecclesiastes, Chap. xi. Ver. 1.
|Thou shalt by trial know what bitter fare|
Is others bread;how hard the path to go
Upward and downward by anothers stair.
Dante.Paradiso, Canto XVII. Line 58. (Wright.)