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John Bartlett (1820–1905). Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. 1919.

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Miscellaneous. (continued)
    When change itself can give no more,
’T is easy to be true.
          Charles Sedley (1639–1701): Reasons for Constancy.
    The real Simon Pure.
          Susannah Centlivre (1667–1723): A bold Stroke for a Wife.
    When all the blandishments of life are gone,
The coward sneaks to death, the brave live on.
          George Sewell (—— –1726): The Suicide.
    Studious of ease, and fond of humble things.
          Ambrose Phillips (1671–1749): From Holland to a Friend in England.
    My galligaskins, that have long withstood
The winter’s fury, and encroaching frosts,
By time subdued (what will not time subdue!),
A horrid chasm disclosed.
          John Philips (1676–1708): The Splendid Shilling. Line 121.
    For twelve honest men have decided the cause,
Who are judges alike of the facts and the laws.
          William Pulteney (1682–1764): The Honest Jury.
    Farewell to Lochaber, farewell to my Jean,
Where heartsome wi’ thee I hae mony days been;
For Lochaber no more, Lochaber no more,
We ’ll maybe return to Lochaber no more.
          Allan Ramsay (1686–1758): Lochaber no More.
    Busy, curious, thirsty fly,
Drink with me, and drink as I.
          William Oldys (1696–1761): On a Fly drinking out of a Cup of Ale.
    Thus Raleigh, thus immortal Sidney shone
(Illustrious names!) in great Eliza’s days.
          Thomas Edwards (1699–1757): Canons of Criticism.
    One kind kiss before we part,
  Drop a tear and bid adieu;
Though we sever, my fond heart
  Till we meet shall pant for you.
          Robert Dodsley (1703–1764): The Parting Kiss.