|Grocott & Ward, comps. Grocotts Familiar Quotations, 6th ed. 189-?.|
|If the reader pleases to look back, he will find me engaged by a promissory note, to subjoin a Descant upon Creation.|
Hervey.Descant upon Creation.
|An acre of Performance is worth the whole land of Promise.|
Howell.Familiar Letters, Book IV. No. 33.