|Hoyt & Roberts, comps. Hoyts New Cyclopedia of Practical Quotations. 1922.|
| He thats liberal|
To all alike, may do a good by chance,
But never out of judgment.
Beaumont and FletcherThe Spanish Curate. Act I. Sc. 1.
|Then gently scan your brother man,|
Still gentler sister woman;
Tho they may gang a kennin wrang,
To step aside is human.
BurnsAddress to the Unco Guid.
| It is better to believe that a man does possess good qualities than to assert that he does not.|
Chinese Moral Maxims. Compiled by John Francis Davis, F. R. S. China, 1823.
|The liberal soul shall be made fat.|
Proverbs. XI. 25.
| Shall I say to Cæsar|
What you require of him? for he partly begs
To be desird to give. It much would please him,
That of his fortunes you should make a staff
To lean upon.
Antony and Cleopatra. Act III. Sc. 13. L. 67.