|Grocott & Ward, comps. Grocotts Familiar Quotations, 6th ed. 189-?.|
|This is none other but the house of God, and this is the gate of heaven.|
Genesis, Chap. xxviii. Ver. 17. (Jacob awaking out of sleep.)
|This is the way to heaven.|
Dryden.The Æneid, Book IX. (Apollo to Ascanius.)
|Every kingdom divided against itself is brought to desolation; and a house divided against a house falleth.|
St. Luke, Chap. xi. Ver. 17.
|A city in sedition cannot be happy, nor can a house in which the masters are quarrelling.|
Yonges Cicero.De Finibus, Book I. Div. 17; and see King Richard II., Act IV. Scene 1.
|His house, his home, his heritage, his lands,|
The laughing dames in whom he did delight,
Whose large blue eyes, fair locks, and snowy hands,
Might shake the saintship of an anchorite.
Byron.Childe Harold, Canto I. Stanza 11.