The heart to conceive, the understanding to direct, or the hand to execute.6
Letters of Junius. Letter xxxvii. City Address, and the Kings Answer.
Note 1. It was printed for the second time, in London, 1714. [back]
Note 2. In the Preface to Mr. Nicholss work on Autographs, among other albums noticed by him as being in the British Museum is that of David Krieg, with James Bobarts autograph (Dec. 8, 1697) and the verses, Virtus sui gloria. Think that day lost whose descending sun Views from thy hand no noble action done. Bobart died about 1726. He was a son of the celebrated botanist of that name. The verses are given as an early instance of their use. [back]
Note 3. This is found in Stanifords Art of Reading, third edition, p. 27 (Boston, 1803). [back]