|Grocott & Ward, comps. Grocotts Familiar Quotations, 6th ed. 189-?.|
|Ease leads to habit, as success to ease,|
He lives by rule who lives himself to please.
Crabbe.Tales of the Hall, Book II.
|He lives at ease that freely lives.|
Barbour.To Freedom, Line 4.
|And made ease more easy.|
Milton.Paradise Lost, Book IV.
|A life of ease a difficult pursuit.|
Cowper.Retirement, Line 634.
|Indulge, and to thy genius freely give;|
For not to live at ease, is not to live.
Persius.Satire V. (Dryden.)