|Grocott & Ward, comps. Grocotts Familiar Quotations, 6th ed. 189-?.|
|A continual dropping in a very rainy day and a contentious woman are alike.|
Proverbs. Chap. xxvii. Ver. 15.
|From the frequent drop, ever falling, even the stone is bored into a hollow.|
Banks Bion.Idyl XI. Page 176.
|Much rain wears the marble.|
Shakespeare.King Henry VI., Part III. Act III. Scene 2. (Gloster.)