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JOURNEY.-In the mid.journey of our life below,
WRIGHT'S DANTE.—Inferno, Line 1.
DRYDEN.-The Secular Masque.
SHAKSPERE.- .-Much Ado About Nothing, Act I.
Scene I. (Leonato to Messenger.) An infant when it gazes on a light,
A child the moment when it drains the breast,
An Arab with a stranger for a guest,
A miser filling his most hoarded chest,
BYRON.- Don Juan, Canto II. Stanza 196.
POLLOK.—The Course of Time, Book I. JUDGES.—The hungry judges soon the sentence sign, And wretches hang that jurymen may dine.
POPE.—Rape of the Lock, Canto III. Line 21. How, justice before I've dined ! I tell you it's impossible.
ANONYMOUS.—Duke and No Duke, Act I.
SHAKSPERE.—Measure for Measure, Act II.
Scene 2. (Angelo meditating on his intentions towards Isabel.)
He who the sword of heaven will bear,
SHAKSPERE.—Measure for Measure, Act III.
Scene 2. (The Duke on Angelo's hypocrisy.)
JUDGES.-O noble judge! O excellent young man!
SHAKSPERE.—Merchant of Venice, Act IV.
Scene 1. (Shylock, when Portia directs Antonio
to prepare his bosom for the knife.) JUDGMENT.—'Tis with our judgments as our watches; none Go just alike, yet each believes his own.
Pope.-On Criticism, Line 9.
MERRICK.—The Chamelion, JURIES.—They have been grand jurymen, since before Noah was a sailor.
SHAKSPERE.—Twelfth Night, Act III. Scene 2.
(Sir Toby to Fabian.) Do not your juries give their verdict As if they felt the cause, not heard it.
BUTLER.—Hudibras, Part II. Canto II. Line 365. JUST.–The sweet remembrance of the just Shall flourish when he sleeps in dust.
Psalm CXII. Verse 6. Since the bright actions of the just Survive unburied in the kindred dust.
WHEELWRIGHT's Pindar. -Olym. Ode, VIII.
POPE.—The Iliad, Book XXIV. Line 523. [David lived about 1000 years before our Saviour, and the Psalms are more ancient than the writings of any classic now
Homer, one of the earliest classic writers, wrote about 840 years before the birth of Christ, and above 100 years after the death of Solomon, the son of David.-Sir John BAYLEY's Book of Common Prayer, 239. It appears evident that the writers of the Old Testament were the original and best authors, and that from them are borrowed numerous ideas attributed to the Poets themselves.-See Dr. Johnson, on the Oriental Eclogues of Collins.] To the height of this great argument I may assert Eternal Providence, And justify the ways of God to men.
MILTON.- Paradise Lost, Book I. Line 25.
Be just, and fear not:
SAAKSPERE.-King Henry VIII. Act III. Scene 2.
(Wolsey to Cromwell.)
MILTON.-Samson Agonistes, Line 293.
Pope.-- Essay on Man, Epistle I. Line 15.
POPE.-Choruses to Brutus.
POPE.-Elegy to the Memory of a Lady.
And then, the justice; In fair round belly, with good capon lin’d, With eyes severe, and beard of formal cut, Full of wise saws and modern instances, And so he plays his part.
SHAKSPERE.- As You Like it, Act II. Scene 7.
(Jaques on the Seven Ages of Man.)
SHAKSPERE.—Merchant of Venice, Act IV.
Yet I shall temper so
MILTON.- Paradise Lost, Book X. Line 77.
BEAUMONT.— The Hermaphrodite, a Poem.
Dryden.--The Wild Gallant, Act V. Scene 1.
JUSTICE.- Justice is lame as well as blind, amongst us.
OTWAY.-Venice Preserved, Act I. Scene 1.
So justice, while she winks at crimes,
BUTLER.—Hudibras, Part I. Canto II. Line 1177.
JUVENILE.-A most acute juvenal; voluble and free of grace!
SHAKSPERE.-Love's Labour's Lost, Act III.
Scene 1. (Armado to Moth.) 1. How canst thou part sadness and melancholy, my tender
juvenal ? 2. By a familiar demonstration of the working, my tough senior.
SHAKSPERE.-Love's Labour's Lost, Act I.
Scene 2. (Armado to Moth.) KEEP,-Who cannot keep his wealth must keep his house.
SHAKSPERE. — Timon of Athens, Act III. Scene 3.
(Timon's Servant.) KEPT.-All these things have I kept from my youth up.
St. MATTHEW, Chap. XIX. Verse 20; Sr. LUKE,
Chap. XVIII. Verse 21.
From my earliest youth, even up to this present age, I have
always, further, paid all submission to the injunctions you have given.
Riley's Plautus.—Trinummus, Act II, Scene 2.
Why seem'd you so deaf to my prayers ?
ANONYMOUS.-From a Comedy in Three Acts
called “The Panel,” Scene 4; Notes and Queries, 391.
Princes were privileg'd To kill, and numbers sanctified the crime.
DR. PORTEUS.-Poem on Death.
For heaven's sake, when you kill him, hurt him not.
HEYWOOD.-The Golden Age, a Play,
KILLING.-Did I not make it appear by my former arguments or was I only amusing myself, and killing time in what I then said ?
Yonge's Cicero.–Tusculan Disp. Book V.
Div. 16. Page 448.
KIN.-A little more than kin, and less than kind.
SHAKSPERE.-Hamlet, Act I, Scene 2.
(Hamlet, on the king having addressed him as “my Son.")
Have I not seen
DR. ROBERTS.—To a Young Gentleman leaving
KING.-A king is more powerful when he is enraged with an inferior man.
BUCKLEY's Homer.--The Iliad, Vol. I. Page 4;
The wrath of a king is as messengers of death,
The king's name is a tower of strength.
SHAKSPERE.—King Richard III. Act V. Scene 3.
The sum of all Is, that the king hath won.
SHAKSPERE.—King Henry IV. Part II. Act I.
Obey him gladly; and let him too know,
COWLEY.—The Davideis, Book IV. Line 674 ;
DRYDEN.-Absalom and Achitophel, Part I.
If I could find example
SHAKSPERE.-Winter's Tale, Act I. Scene 2.
(Camillo detesting Regicides.)