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


They have been grand jurymen since before Noah was a sailor.
Shakespeare.—Twelfth Night, Act III. Scene 2. (Sir Toby to Fabian.)

Do not your juries give their verdict
As if they felt the cause, not heard it.
Butler.—Hudibras, Part II. Canto II. Line 365.