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


I am the Almighty God; walk before me, and be thou perfect.
Genesis, Chap. xvi. Ver. 1. (God to Abram.)

I have seen an end of all perfection.
David.—Psalm cxix. Ver. 96.

Fantastically bedizened with inconsistent perfections.
Scott.—Woodstock. Chap. I.

And reach’d perfection in your first essay.
Sir Henry Blount.—To Dr. Garth, on the “Dispensary.”