|Frank J. Wilstach, comp. A Dictionary of Similes. 1916.|
| Constant as the years are rolled.|| 1|
| Gifts are like fish-hooks; for who is not aware that the greedy char is deceived by the fly which he swallows.|| 2|
|Wants like an Irish bog, wherein who sticketh,|
By striving to get out, still deeper sinketh.