|Hoyt & Roberts, comps. Hoyts New Cyclopedia of Practical Quotations. 1922.|
|Ancient of days! august Athena! where,|
Where are thy men of might? thy grand in soul?
Goneglimmering through the dream of things that were;
First in the race that led to glorys goal,
They won, and passd awayIs this the whole?
ByronChilde Harold. Canto II. St. 2.
|Athens, the eye of Greece, mother of arts|
MiltonParadise Regained. Bk. IV. L. 240.