Sæpe, ubi sit quod ames, inter tarn multa requiras: Decipit hac oculos ægide dives Amor.
"The Essays of Montaigne, Complete" by Michel de Montaigne
M. Andre Gide, who called on him there almost as soon as he arrived, gives a fair mental picture of him at this time.
"Oscar Wilde, Volume 2 (of 2)" by Frank Harris
I saw the familiar shadow as it gided to my feet.
"Tales of the Chesapeake" by George Alfred Townsend
He sleeps standing like a gide board, and sumtimes tips over in hiz dreams, and then hiz bill enters the ground like a pik ax.
"The Complete Works of Josh Billings" by Henry W. Shaw
In the role of Perséphone, an actress declaims Gide's verses in the high manner of French classic theater.
When asked who was France's greatest writer, André Gide — no slouch himself, of course — replied: "Hugo, alas.".