|Hoyt & Roberts, comps. Hoyts New Cyclopedia of Practical Quotations. 1922.|
|By sports like these are all their cares beguild,|
The sports of children satisfy the child.
GoldsmithThe Traveller. L. 153.
|It is a poor sport that is not worth the candle.|
|Nec luisse pudet, sed non incidere ludum.|
The shame is not in having sported, but in not having broken off the sport.
HoraceEpistles. I. 14. 36.
| When I play with my cat, who knows whether I do not make her more sport, than she makes me?|
MontaigneApology far Raimond de Sebonde.