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Grocott & Ward, comps.  Grocott’s Familiar Quotations, 6th ed.  189-?.
 
Aces
 
We gentlemen, whose chariots roll only upon the four aces, are apt to have a wheel out of order.
        Sir John Vanbrugh.—The Provoked Husband, Act II., by Cibber.
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On the four aces doom’d to roll.
        Churchill.—The Duellist, Book I. Line 68.
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