|Grocott & Ward, comps. Grocotts Familiar Quotations, 6th ed. 189-?.|
|Europes eye is fixed on mighty things,|
The fate of empires, and the fall of Kings.
Burns.Rights of Woman.
|Nations and empires flourish and decay,|
By turns command, and in their turns obey.
Ovid.Meta., Book XV. Line 420. (Dryden.)