|Grocott & Ward, comps. Grocotts Familiar Quotations, 6th ed. 189-?.|
|The tongue is prone to lose the way,|
Not so the pen, for in a letter
We have not better things to say,
But surely say them better.
|Theres small revenge in words, but words may be greatly revenged.|
Benjamin Franklin.Poor Richards Almanack, for 1735. Maxims.
|There is no point where art so nearly touches nature as when it appears in the form of words.|
J. G. Holland.Plain Talks on Familiar Subjects: Art and Life.