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


But such a sacred and home-felt delight,
Such sober certainty of waking bliss,
I never heard till now.
Milton.—Comus, Line 262.

To scorn delights and live laborious days.
Milton.—Lycidas, Line 72.

In this Fool’s paradise he drank delight.
Crabbe.—The Borough, Letter XII.