|Robert Christy, comp. Proverbs, Maxims and Phrases of All Ages. 1887.|
|Certainty is the father of right and mother of justice. Pope.|| 1|
|He that leaves certainty and trusts to chance,|
When fools pipe he may dance.
|I will not change a cottage in possession for a kingdom in reversion.|| 3|
|Nothing is certain in this world but death and taxes.|| 4|
|Nothing is certain in this world; the wheel of fortune is forever in motion. Petrarch.|| 5|
|Quit not certainty for hope.|| 6|