Grocott & Ward, comps. Grocott’s Familiar Quotations, 6th ed. 189-?.


E’en the whole world, blockheads and men of letters,
Enjoy a cannonade upon their betters.
Dr. Wolcott.—The Romish Priest, a Tale.

Many saints have been canonized who ought to have been cannonaded.
Colton.—Lacon; or, Many Things in a Few Words.