|C.D. Warner, et al., comp. The Library of the Worlds Best Literature.|
An Anthology in Thirty Volumes. 1917.
|By Sydney Smith (17711845)|
|AN ARGUMENT arose, in which my father observed how many of the most eminent men of the world had been diminutive in person; and after naming several among the ancients, he added, Why, look there, at Jeffrey; and there is my little friend , who has not body enough to cover his mind decently with,his intellect is improperly exposed.|| 1|