|John Bartlett (18201905). Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. 1919.|
|AUTHOR:||Abraham Cowley (16181667)|
|QUOTATION:||His faith, perhaps, in some nice tenets might|
Be wrong; his life, I m sure, was in the right. 1
|ATTRIBUTION:||On the Death of Crashaw.|
For modes of faith let graceless zealots fight,
He cant be wrong whose life is in the right.
Alexander Pope: Essay on Man, epilogue iii. line 303. [back]