|Grocott & Ward, comps. Grocotts Familiar Quotations, 6th ed. 189-?.|
|Ourselves are to ourselves the cause of ill;|
We may be independent if we will.
Churchill.Independence, Line 471.
|The man who by his labour gets|
His bread in independent state,
Who never begs, and seldom eats,
Himself can fix or change his fate.
Prior.The Old Gentry, Verse 5.