|Grocott & Ward, comps. Grocotts Familiar Quotations, 6th ed. 189-?.|
|None but the brave deserves the fair.|
Dryden.Alexanders Feast, Verse 1.
|Is she not passing fair?|
Shakespeare.Two Gentlemen of Verona, Act IV. Scene 4. (Silvia to Julia.)
|Oh! what perfections must that virgin share,|
Who fairest is esteemd, where all are fair!
Prior.Henry and Emma, Line 72. Tom Moore.Sovereign Woman, Vol. IX. Page 413.
|Oh, you paragon!Angels must paint to look as fair as you.|
Reynolds.The Dramatist, Act IV. Scene 1.
|Is not she more than mortal can desire?|
As Venus lovely, and as Dian chaste?
Lee.Alexander the Great, Act I. Scene 1.
|What is so fair, so exquisitely good?|
Is she not more than painting can express,
Or youthful poets fancy when they love?
Rowe.The Fair Penitent, Act III. Scene 1.
|He loved her foul, that he might make her fair.|
Augustine.On Christs Love to his Church.