|John Bartlett (18201905). Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. 1919.|
|AUTHOR:||Robert Browning (18121889)|
|QUOTATION:||We shall march prospering,not thro his presence;|
Songs may inspirit us,not from his lyre;
Deeds will be done,while he boasts his quiescence,
Still bidding crouch whom the rest bade aspire.
|ATTRIBUTION:||The lost Leader. ii.|