|Grocott & Ward, comps. Grocotts Familiar Quotations, 6th ed. 189-?.|
|It is sweet and glorious to die for ones country.|
Horace.Book III. Ode II.; and see Cicero in the Tusculan Disputations; Ben Jonson in the play of Catiline, Act III. Scene 2; and Beaumont and Fletcher, in the Faithful Friends, Act II. Scene 3.
|A glorious death is his|
Who for his country falls.
Homer.The Iliad of Lord Derby, Book XV. Line 578. (Hector to his troops.)