|Grocott & Ward, comps. Grocotts Familiar Quotations, 6th ed. 189-?.|
|Tis not in mortals to command success,|
But well do more, Sempronius: well deserve it.
Addison.Cato, Act I. Scene 1.
|What, though success will not attend on all,|
Who bravely dares must sometimes risk a fall.
Smollet.Advice, Line 207.
|And on a love-book pray for my success.|
Shakespeare.Two Gentlemen of Verona, Act I. Scene 1. (Valentine to Proteus.)
| Didst thou never hear,|
That things ill got had ever bad success?
Shakespeare.King Henry VI., Part III. Act II. Scene 2. (The King to Clifford.)