|Grocott & Ward, comps. Grocotts Familiar Quotations, 6th ed. 189-?.|
|I scarcely can believe my ears or eyes,|
Or find out Cibber through the dark disguise.
Churchill.The Rosciad, Line 801.
|He travels with his eyes.|
Dr. Walter Harte.Eulogius.
|We credit most our sight; one eye doth please|
Our trust far more than ten ear witnesses.
Herrick.The Hesperides, Aphorism, No. 158.
| Hes not to be commended|
Who trusts another any further than he sees.
Rileys Plautus, Vol. II. Truculentus, Act II. Scene 2.
|I neer could any lustre see|
In eyes that would not look on me;
I neer saw nectar on a lip,
But where my own did hope to sip.
Sheridan.The Duenna, Act I. Scene 2.
|Twas from Kathleens eyes he flew,|
Eyes of most unholy blue!
Tom Moore.Irish Melodies, By that Lake, Line 9.
|Her blue eyes sought the west afar,|
For lovers love the western star.
Walter Scott.The Lay of the Last Minstrel, Canto III. Stanza 24, last Lines.
| With eyes|
Of microscopic power, that could discern
The population of a dew-drop.
James Montgomery.The Pelican Island, Canto VII.
|Her eyes are homes of silent prayer.|
Tennyson.In Memoriam, 32, Verse 1.