MEAN THINGS OVERCOME MIGHTY.
by Robert Herrick
BY the weak'st means things mighty are o'erthrown :
He's lord of thy life who contemns his own.
[AJ Note: cf. "Loss From The Least". ]
Herrick, Robert. Works of Robert Herrick. vol II.
Alfred Pollard, ed.
London, Lawrence & Bullen, 1891. 48.