|Grocott & Ward, comps. Grocotts Familiar Quotations, 6th ed. 189-?.|
|Methinks, it were an easy leap|
To pluck bright honour from the pale-faced moon.
Shakespeare.King Henry IV., Part I. Act I. Scene 3. (Hotspur with Northumberland and Worcester.)
|1. There, Sir, I challenge you, and matrimonys the spot where I expect you.|
2. Tis enough, Ill not fail.
(Aside) So now Im in for Hobbes voyage, a great leap in the dark.
Vanbrugh.The Provoked Wife, Act V. Scene 3.