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


You have a wrong sow by the ear.
Butler.—Hudibras, Part II. Canto III.

Brother, brother—we are both in the wrong.
Gay.—The Beggar’s Opera, Act II. Scene 2.

It may be right; but you are in the wrong
To speak before your time.
Shakespeare.—Measure for Measure, Act V. Scene 1. (The Duke to Lucio.)

He hath wrong’d me, master Page.
Shakespeare.—Merry Wives of Windsor, Act I. Scene 1.