|Grocott & Ward, comps. Grocotts Familiar Quotations, 6th ed. 189-?.|
|Laws grind the poor, and rich men rule the law.|
Goldsmith.The Traveller, Line 386.
|Mark what unvaried laws preserve each state,|
Laws wise as nature, and as fixd as fate.
Pope.Essay on Man, Epi. III. Line 189.
|Laws are like spider webs, small flies are taen,|
While greater flies break in and out again.
Braithwaite.Honest Ghost, 1658, p. 79.
|Law is a spiders web, and ever was,|
It takes the little flies, lets great ones pass.
Braithwaite.Honest Ghost, 1658, p. 170; and see Mr. Dyces Ed. of Websters Plays, XX. in notis.
|Laws under which life lives.|
Cumming.Lecture at Exeter Hall, 12th Nov. 1854. (See title Justice.)