|John Bartlett (18201905). Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. 1919.|
|AUTHOR:||William Shakespeare (15641616)|
|QUOTATION:||And then he drew a dial from his poke,|
And looking on it with lack-lustre eye,
Says very wisely, It is ten oclock:
Thus we may see, quoth he, how the world wags.
|ATTRIBUTION:||As You Like It. Act ii. Sc. 7. [text]|
|WORKS:||William Shakespeare Collection.|