|Grocott & Ward, comps. Grocotts Familiar Quotations, 6th ed. 189-?.|
|Habit gives endurance, and fatigue is the best nightcap.|
Kincaid.Rifle Brigade, Page 47.
|How use doth breed a habit in a man!|
Shakespeare.Two Gentlemen of Verona, Act V. Scene 4. (Valentine in the Forest.)
|Ill habits gather by unseen degrees,|
As brooks make rivers, rivers run to seas.
Dryden.Pythagorean Phil., Book XV. Line 155.
|As brooks, devourd by rivers, lose their names.|
Massinger.Duke of Milan, Act III. Scene 1.