|Robert Christy, comp. Proverbs, Maxims and Phrases of All Ages. 1887.|
|A goose quill is more dangerous than a lions paw.|| 1|
|Beneath the rule of men entirely great|
The pen is mightier than the sword. Bulwer.
|He writes with an iron pen. Latin.|| 3|
|Many who wear rapiers are afraid of goose-quills.|| 4|
|Pen and ink is wits plough.|| 5|
|Take away the sword,|
States can be saved without it: bring the pen! Bulwer.
|The lance never blunted the pen, nor the pen the lance. Don Quixote.|| 7|
|The might that slumbers in a gooses wing.|| 8|
|The pen is a tree whose fruit is expression.|| 9|
|The pen is mightier than the sword.|| 10|
|The pen of the tongue should be dipped in the ink of the heart. Italian.|| 11|
|The pen, that mighty instrument of little men. Byron.|| 12|
|You need not get a golden pen to write upon dirt.|| 13|