- Why, that sign is the Egyptian cross, or ankh- the symbol of life, and the peculiar insignia of Maat, the ancient Goddess of Truth! - "The Blind Lion of the Congo", Elliott Whitney.
- Releasing Burt's hand, Critch caught the loop of the symbol of Maat and stood it on end. - "The Blind Lion of the Congo", Elliott Whitney.
- I'll take the same back home wid me and put it on Brindle if I iver maat her; I shouldn't be so 'stonished that I couldn't spake if I should find that the spalpeen had killed her. - "The Hunters of the Ozark", Edward S. Ellis.