- To them I answere first, that I found many things written by him that were not fit to be inserted, and some things belonging unto the Historie, related by others, whereof he makes no mention.
- Fleming has translated Virgil's Bucolics and Georgics " not in foolish rhyme, the nice observance whereof many times darkeneth, corrupteth, perverteth, and falsifieth both the sense and the signification, but with due proportion and measure." - "Early Theories of Translation", Flora Ross Amos.
- They then proceeded to recite the story of the massacre, whereof the memory shall be abominable so long as the world stands, and concluded with an urgent appeal for redress. - "Project Gutenberg History of The Netherlands, 1555-1623, Complete", John Lothrop Motley.