|Grocott & Ward, comps. Grocotts Familiar Quotations, 6th ed. 189-?.|
|While proudly riding oer the azure realm,|
In gallant trim the gilded vessel goes;
Youth on the prow and Pleasure at the helm.
Gray.The Bard, Verse V. Line 10.
|She bears her down majestically near,|
Speed on her prow, and terror in her tier.
Byron.The Corsair, Canto III. Stanza 15.
|Love upon the prow.|
Bowles.The Spirit of Discovery, Book III. Line 266.
|Pleasure the servant, Virtue looking on.|
Ben Jonson.Pleasure reconciled to Virtue.
|In the very May-morn of his youth,|
Ripe for exploits and mighty enterprises.
Shakespeare.King Henry V., Act I. Scene 2. (Ely to King Henry.)
| He wears the rose|
Of youth upon him; from which the world should note
Shakespeare.Antony and Cleopatra, Act III. Scene 4. (Antony to Euphronius and Cleopatra.)
|In the lexicon of youth which fate reserves|
For a bright manhood, there is no such word
E. B. Lytton.Richelieu, Act II. Scene 2.
|A youth of frolics, an old age of cards.|
Pope.Moral Essay, To a Lady, Epi. II. Line 244.
|From thoughtless youth to ruminating age.|
Cowper.Progress of Error, Line 24.
|And made youth younger, and taught life to live.|
Dr. Young.Night V. Line 796.
|O ye who teach the ingenuous youth of nations|
Holland, France, England, Germany, or Spain
I pray ye flog them upon all occasions,
It mends their moralsnever mind the pain.
Byron.Don Juan, Canto II. Stanza 1.