|Grocott & Ward, comps. Grocotts Familiar Quotations, 6th ed. 189-?.|
|The man who seeks to win the fair,|
(So custom says) must truth forbear;
Must fawn and flatter, cringe and lie,
And raise the goddess to the sky.
Ed. Moore.Fable 2.
|That man that hath a tongue, I say, is no man,|
If with his tongue he cannot win a woman.
Shakespeare.Two Gentlemen of Verona, Act III. Scene 1. (Valentine to the Duke.)