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Grocott & Ward, comps.  Grocott’s Familiar Quotations, 6th ed.  189-?.
 
Father
 
It is a wise father that knows his own child.
        Shakespeare.—Merchant of Venice, Act II. Scene 2. (Launcelot.)
  1
No one ever knew his own father.
        Buckley’s Homer.—The Odyssey, Book I. Page 8.
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1.  Art thou his father?
2.  Ay, sir; so his mother says, if I may believe her.
        Shakespeare.—Taming of the Shrew, Act V. Scene 1. (Vincentio and Petruchio.)
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My father,—methinks, I see my father.
        Shakespeare.—Hamlet, Act I. Scene 2. (To Horatio.)
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I know you are a faithful servant, Mr. Smith—I know you are;—but you—you are not a father!
        Holcroft.—The Road to Ruin, Act I. Scene 1.
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1.  I’ll never speak to you more.
2.  Bid me good-night, sir. Mr. Sulky here will bid me good-night, and you are my father!
        Holcroft.—The Road to Ruin, Act I. Scene 1.
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Oh, who would be a father!
        Holcroft.—The Road to Ruin, Act V. Scene 2. Shakespeare.—Othello, Act I. Scene 1.
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Oh, who would not be a father!
        Holcroft.—The Road to Ruin, Act V. Scene 2.
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