|Grocott & Ward, comps. Grocotts Familiar Quotations, 6th ed. 189-?.|
|Faint heart neer won fair lady.|
King.Orpheus and Eurydice, Line 134.
|And let us mind faint heart neer wan|
A lady fair.
Burns.To Dr. Blacklock.
|So play the foolish throngs with one that swoons,|
Come all to help him, and stop the air
By which he should revive.
Shakespeare.Measure for Measure, Act II. Scene 4. (Angelo before his interview with Isabella.)