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


Leave the room, Sir!
Holcroft.—The Road to Ruin, Act IV. Scene 2. Murphy, The Way to Keep Him, Act II. Scene 1. Massinger, The Renegado, Act III. Scene 3.

Leave this keen encounter of our wits,
And fall somewhat into a slower method.
Shakespeare.—King Richard III., Act I. Scene 2. (Gloster to Anne.)