- Babism is by no means the only heresy that has sprung from the speculative genius of Persia; but it is the one that has most deeply moved the society of the present age, and the one which still obtains, though in secret and without a leader. - "Across Asia on a Bicycle", Thomas Gaskell Allen and William Lewis Sachtleben.
- Had he finally escaped, the miracle thus performed would have made Babism invincible. - "Across Asia on a Bicycle", Thomas Gaskell Allen and William Lewis Sachtleben.
- We now come to the last of this Series, in which Khalid speaks of a certain American lady, a Mrs. Goodfree, or Gotfry, who is a votary of Ebbas Effendi, the Pope of Babism at Heifa. - "The Book of Khalid", Ameen Rihani.