|Grocott & Ward, comps. Grocotts Familiar Quotations, 6th ed. 189-?.|
|Wondrous and awful are thy silent halls,|
O kingdom of the past!
There lie the by-gone ages in their palls,
Guarded by shadows vast.
Lowell.To the Past.
|The Past is utterly indifferent to its worshippers.|
William Winter.English Rambles, Part I. Chap. VII.