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


The specious panorama of a year
But multiplies the image of a day.
Emerson.—Poems: Xenophanes.

Dost thou love life, then do not squander time, for that is the stuff life is made of.
Benjamin Franklin.—Poor Richard.

Time flies over us, but leaves its shadow behind.
Hawthorne.—The Marble Faun, Chap. XXIV.