|Grocott & Ward, comps. Grocotts Familiar Quotations, 6th ed. 189-?.|
|Gay, sprightly land of mirth and social ease,|
Pleased with thyself, whom all the world can please.
Goldsmith.The Traveller, Line 241.
|They order this matter better in France.|
Sterne.Sentimental Journey, Part I.
|It is now sixteen or seventeen years since I saw the Queen of France, then the Dauphiness, at Versailles; and surely never lighted on this orb, which she hardly seemed to touch, a more delightful vision.|
Burke.On the French Revolution.