|Grocott & Ward, comps. Grocotts Familiar Quotations, 6th ed. 189-?.|
| The end crowns all;|
And that old common arbitrator, Time,
Will one day end it.
Shakespeare.Troilus and Cressida, Act IV. Scene 5. (Hector to Ulysses.)
|Every hour has its end.|
Scott.Preface to Surgeons Daughter.
|Let the end try the man.|
Shakespeare.King Henry IV., Part II. Act II. Scene 2. (Prince Henry to Poins.)
|And found no end, in wandering mazes lost.|
Milton.Paradise Lost, Book II., Gilfillans Ed. Page 46.
|Alls well that ends well, still the fines the crown.|
Shakespeare.Alls Well that Ends Well, Act IV. Scene 4. (Helena to Diana.)
|If well thou hast begun, go on fore-right;|
It is the end that crowns us, not the fight.
Herrick.Hesperides, No. 340.
|Conquer we shall, but we must first contend;|
Tis not the fight that crowns us, but the end.
Herrick.Hesperides, No. 341
|The end must justify the means.|
|Stay a little, that we may make an end the sooner.|
Bacon.Essay XXV. Of Despatch.
|The end of doubt is the beginning of repose.|
Petrarch.His Life by Dobson, Vol. I. Page 348.
|Deed done is well begun.|
Dante.By Wright. Inferno, Canto XXVIII. Line 107.