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

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Guillaume de Salluste Du Bartas. (1544–1590) (continued)
    Only that he may conform
To tyrant custom. 1
          Second Week, Third Day, Part ii.
    Sweet grave aspect. 2
          Second Week, Fourth Day, Book i.
    Who breaks his faith, no faith is held with him.
          Second Week, Fourth Day, Book ii.
    Who well lives, long lives; for this age of ours
Should not be numbered by years, daies, and hours. 3
          Second Week, Fourth Day, Book ii.
    My lovely living boy,
My hope, my hap, my love, my life, my joy. 4
          Second Week, Fourth Day, Book ii.
    Out of the book of Natur’s learned brest. 5
          Second Week, Fourth Day, Book ii.
    Flesh of thy flesh, nor yet bone of thy bone.
          Second Week, Fourth Day, Book ii.
    Through thick and thin, both over hill and plain. 6
          Second Week, Fourth Day, Book iv.
    Weakened and wasted to skin and bone. 7
          Second Week, Fourth Day, Book iv.
    I take the world to be but as a stage,
Where net-maskt men do play their personage. 8
          Dialogue between Heraclitus and Democritus.
    Made no more bones.
          The Maiden Blush.
Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra. (1547–1616)
    I was so free with him as not to mince the matter.
          Don Quixote. The Author’s Preface.
    They can expect nothing but their labour for their pains. 9
          Don Quixote. The Author’s Preface.
Note 1.
See Shakespeare, The Winter’s Tale, Quotation 14. [back]
Note 2.
See Shakespeare, King Henry VIII, Quotation 14. Also Milton, Quotation 48. [back]
Note 3.
See Sheridan, Quotation 40. [back]
Note 4.
My fair son!
My life, my joy, my food, my all the world.
William Shakespeare: King John, act iii. sc. 4. [back]
Note 5.
The book of Nature is that which the physician must read; and to do so he must walk over the leaves.—Paracelsus, 1490–1541. (From the Encyclopædia Britannica, ninth edition, vol. xviii. p. 234.) [back]
Note 6.
See Spenser, Quotation 15. [back]
Note 7.
See Byrom, Quotation 6. [back]
Note 8.
See Shakespeare, As You Like It, Quotation 36. [back]
Note 9.
See Shakespeare, Troilus and Cressida, Quotation 1. [back]