|Robert Christy, comp. Proverbs, Maxims and Phrases of All Ages. 1887.|
|The farther away from the State the louder they cry, California pears.|| 1|
|Tis distance lends enchantment to the view,|
And robes the mountain in its azure hue. Campbell.
|What is seen at a distance is most respected. Tacitus.|| 3|