|Grocott & Ward, comps. Grocotts Familiar Quotations, 6th ed. 189-?.|
|Heres neither want of appetite nor mouths,|
Pray Heaven we be not scant of meat or mirth.
Scott.Peveril of the Peak, Chapter III.
|Appetite comes with eating, said Angeston.|
Rabelais.Gargantua I. 5; So, Hamlet, Act I. Scene 2.
| [Where, referring to his mothers affection for the late King, he exclaims, Heaven and earth! must I remember? Why, she would hang on him as if increase of appetite had grown by what it fed on.]|| 3|
|Why, at this rate, a fellow that has but a groat in his pocket, may have a stomach capable of a ten-shilling ordinary.|
Congreve.Love for Love, Act II. Scene 7.
|A stomach as sharp as a sharks; never was in finer condition for feeding.|
Foote.The Patron, Act I.
|Doth not the appetite alter? A man loves the meat in his youth that he cannot endure in his age.|
Shakespeare.Much Ado About Nothing, Act II. Scene 3. (Benedick.)