"To think of a Whirlwind, tho' 'twere in a Whirlwind, were a Case of more steady Contemplation; a very tranquility of Mind and Mansion."
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— Congreve, William (1670-1729)
"Haste then, my Friend, to drive / That Cloud of Sorrow which o'recasts her Mind, / And, like the Sun, dispel her gloomy Thoughts."
— Centlivre [née Freeman; other married name Carroll], Susanna (bap. 1669?, d. 1723)