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


What can’t be cured, must be endured.
Old Proverb.

You must endure, not blame, that which cannot be altered.
Syrianus.—Riley’s Dict. Class. Quot. 123.

By bravely enduring it, an evil which cannot be avoided is overcome.
Old Proverb.—Riley’s Dict. Class. Quot.

What cannot be eschew’d, must be embraced.
Shakespeare.—Merry Wives of Windsor, Act V. Scene 5. (Page to Falstaff.)