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“ Emptis quod libris tibi bibliotheca referta est,
Doctum et grammaticum te, Philomuse, putas ?” Mart.
“ It is always pleasing to observe, how much more our minds
can conceive, than our bodies can perform.” Fohnson.
« There stern religion quench'd th' unwilling flame;
There died the best of passions, love and fame.” Pope.
« Εσχηματισται δ'άλπις & σμικρον τροπον. Æschyl.
“ Not for themselves the toiling artists build,
Not for himself contrives the studious stage:
All give the present to the future age.” Mrs. Carter.
« How blest, who thus by added years improv'd
With cautious steps their lengthen’d journey tread;
« Fortes creantur fortibus et bonis;
Est in juvencis, est in equis patrum
On evil days tho' fall’n, and evil tongues;
In darkness, and with dangers compass'd round." Miltor.
“ All love the womb that their first being bred.” Ibid.
“Mens cujusque is est quisque.” Cic.
“Whom not th' extended Albion could contain,
From old Belerium to the Northern main,
grave unites; together now they rest."
“ With rough majestic force they mov’d the heart,
And strength and nature made amends for art." Rowe.
Scimus in urbanum lepido seponere dicto,
Legitimumque sonnm digitis callemus et aure.” Hor.
“ Nec verbum verbo curabis reddere fidus
Interpres : nec desilies imitator in arctum.” Hor.
“ Bella plusquam civilia.”.
“ These are the haunts of meditation, these
where antient bards th'expiring breath
" The statesman, lawyer, merchant, man of trade,
Pants for the refuge of some rural shade,