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


Looks that speak.
Sheridan.—Verses to Garrick’s Memory.

And looks commercing with the skies,
Thy rapt soul sitting in thine eyes.
Milton.—Il Penseroso, Line 39.

Her modest looks the cottage might adorn,
Sweet as the primrose peeps beneath the thorn.
Goldsmith.—The Deserted Village, Line 329.

He looks like a writ of inquiry into their titles and estates.
Congreve.—Love for Love, Act I. Scene 2.