|Grocott & Ward, comps. Grocotts Familiar Quotations, 6th ed. 189-?.|
|They can be meek that have no other cause.|
Shakespeare.Com. of Errors, Act II. Scene 1.
|The flower of meekness on a stem of grace.|
James Montgomery.The World before the Flood, Canto II.
|O blessed well of love! O flower of grace.|
Spenser.A hymn of heavenly love, Line 169.
|To Christian meekness sacrifice thy spleen,|
And strive thy neighbours weaknesses to screen.
Smollett.Advice, Line 121.