Hoyt & Roberts, comps. Hoyts New Cyclopedia of Practical Quotations. 1922.
Sighed and wept and said no more. Isle of Ladies. Erroneously attributed to Chaucer as Dream. L. 931. 1
Sighd and lookd, and sighd again. Dryden Alexanders Feast. L. 120. 2
Implores the passing tribute of a sigh. Gray Elegy in a Country Churchyard. St. 20. 3
To sigh, yet feel no pain. Moore Songs from M. P.; or, The Blue Stocking. 4
My soul has rest, sweet sigh! alone in thee. Petrarch To Laura in Death. Sonnet LIV. L. 14. 5
Oh, if you knew the pensive pleasure That fills my bosom when I sigh, You would not rob me of a treasure Monarchs are too poor to buy. Samuel Rogers To . St. 2. 6
Yet sighes, deare sighes, indeede true friends you are That do not leave your left friend at the wurst, But, as you with my breast, I oft have nurst So, gratefull now, you waite upon my care. Sir Philip Sidney Sighes. 7 Sighs Which perfect Joy, perplexed for utterance, Stole from her sister Sorrow. Tennyson The Gardeners Daughter. L. 249. 8