|Grocott & Ward, comps. Grocotts Familiar Quotations, 6th ed. 189-?.|
|From grave to light; from pleasant to severe.|
Dryden.Boileaus Art of Poetry, Canto 1.
|From grave to gay, from lively to severe.|
Pope.Essay on Man, Epistle IV. Line 380.
|In yonder grave a Druid lies.|
Collins.Ode on Thomsons Death.
| Death ends our woes,|
And the kind grave shuts up the mournful scene.
Dryden.The Spanish Friar, Act V.
|Whos a prince or beggar in the grave?|
Otway.Windsor Castle, Line 265.
|Poor bird, who now that darksome bourne|
Has passd, whence none can eer return.
Catullus.The Grave, III. II. (Ramage, IV.) Shakespeare.Hamlet, Act III. Scene 1.
|One destind period men in common have,|
The great, the base, the coward, and the brave,
All good alike for worms, companions in the grave.
| The grave, dread thing!|
Men shiver when thourt named: Nature appalld
Shakes off her wonted firmness.
Blair.The Grave, Line 9.