|Grocott & Ward, comps. Grocotts Familiar Quotations, 6th ed. 189-?.|
|Bees are sometimes drowned (or suffocated) in the honey which they collect. So some writers are lost in their collected learning.|
Hawthorne.American Note-Books. (1842.)
|And since, I never dare to write|
As funny as I can.
Holmes.The Height of the Ridiculous.
|The only happy author in this world is he who is below the care of reputation.|
Washington Irving.Tales of a Traveller: The poor-devil Author.
|Look, then, into thine heart and write.|
Longfellow.Voices of the Night: Prelude.