|Grocott & Ward, comps. Grocotts Familiar Quotations, 6th ed. 189-?.|
|They thought no ill:|
So hand in hand they passed, the loveliest pair
That ever since in loves embraces met;
Adam the goodliest man of men since born
His sons, the fairest of her daughters Eve.
Milton.Paradise Lost, Book IV.
|Neither her outside formd so fair, nor aught|
So much delights me, as those graceful acts,
Those thousand decencies that daily flow
From all her words and actions.
Milton.Paradise Lost, Book VIII. Line 596.
|He, midst the graceful, of superior grace,|
And she the loveliest of the loveliest race.
Tickell.To Mrs. Lowther.
|Her virtue and the conscience of her worth,|
That would be wood, and not unsought be won.
Milton.Paradise Lost, Book VIII. Line 502.