|Grocott & Ward, comps. Grocotts Familiar Quotations, 6th ed. 189-?.|
|An eye like Mars, to threaten or command.|
Shakespeare.Hamlet, Act III. Scene 4. (Hamlet to his Mother.)
| There lies more peril in thine eye|
Than twenty of their swords.
Shakespeare.Romeo and Juliet, Act II. Scene 2. (To Juliet.)
| Eyes, look your last!|
Arms, take your last embrace!
Shakespeare.Romeo and Juliet, Act V. Scene 3. (Romeo just before taking the poison.)
|Her eyes dark charm twere vain to tell,|
But gaze on that of the gazelle,
It will assist thy fancy well.
Byron.The Giaour, Line 485.
|I have a good eye, uncle; I can see a church by daylight.|
Shakespeare.Much Ado About Nothing, Act II. Scene 1.
|The tuneful voice, the eye that spoke the mind,|
Are gone, nor leave a single trace behind.
|She has an eye that could speak, though her tongue were silent.|
Aaron Hill.Snake in the Grass, Scene 1.
|Her eye in silence hath a speech|
Which eye best understands.
Southwell.Loves Servile Lot.