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


Yon sun that sets upon the sea,
We follow in his flight;
Farewell awhile to him and thee,
My native land—good night!
Byron.—Childe Harold, a Song following Stanza 13, Canto I.

I’m still quite out at sea; nor see the shore.
Dr. Young.—Night IX. Line 1458.

A land of levity is a land of guilt.
Dr. Young.—Preface to Night VII.

I see land.
Diogenes.—Riley’s Dict. 533.