|John Bartlett (18201905). Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. 1919.|
|AUTHOR:||Thomas Gray (17161771)|
|QUOTATION:||But Knowledge to their eyes her ample page,|
Rich with the spoils of time, did neer unroll; 1
Chill penury repressd their noble rage,
And froze the genial current of the soul.
|ATTRIBUTION:||Elegy in a Country Churchyard. Stanza 13.|