C.N. Douglas, comp. Forty Thousand Quotations: Prose and Poetical. 1917.


  • Who falls from all he knows of bliss,
  • Cares little into what abyss.
  • Byron.

  • I am one, my liege,
  • Whom the vile blows and buffets of the world
  • Have so incens’d that I am reckless what
  • I do to spite the world.
  • Shakespeare.