|John Bartlett (18201905). Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. 1919.|
| Behold how brightly breaks the morning!|
Though bleak our lot, our hearts are warm.
| James Kenney (17801849): Behold how brightly breaks.|
| Unthinking, idle, wild, and young,|
I laughd and dancd and talkd and sung.
| Princess Amelia (17831810).|
| A sound so fine, there s nothing lives|
Twixt it and silence.
| James Sheridan Knowles (17841862) Virginius, Act v. Sc. 2.|
| We have met the enemy, and they are ours.|
| Oliver H. Perry (17851820): Letter to General Harrison (dated United States Brig Niagara. Off the Western Sisters. Sept. 10, 1813, 4 P. M.).|
| Not she with traitrous kiss her Saviour stung,|
Not she denied him with unholy tongue;
She, while apostles shrank, could danger brave,
Last at his cross and earliest at his grave.
| Eaton S. Barrett (17851820): Woman, Part i. (ed. 1822).|
| They see nothing wrong in the rule that to the victors belong the spoils of the enemy.|
| William L. Marcy (17861857): Speech in the United States Senate, January, 1832.|
| Say to the seceded States, Wayward sisters, depart in peace.|
| Winfield Scott (17861861): Letter to W. H. Seward, March 3, 1861.|
| Rockd in the cradle of the deep,|
I lay me down in peace to sleep.
| Emma Willard (17871870): The Cradle of the Deep.|
| Right as a trivet.|
| R. H. Barham (17881845): The Ingoldsby Legends. Auto-da-fe.|