|John Bartlett (18201905). Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. 1919.|
|AUTHOR:||William Cowper (17311800)|
|QUOTATION:||I would not have a slave to till my ground,|
To carry me, to fan me while I sleep
And tremble when I wake, for all the wealth
That sinews bought and sold have ever earnd.
|ATTRIBUTION:||The Task. Book ii. The Timepiece, Line 29.|