His writings have been and remain a storehouse of instruction for statesmen, an armoury for legal reformers.
But his work remains a storehouse of learning and is increasingly.
On this the principal people sleep, and it serves as a storehouse inaccessible to rats, which infest all the islands.
But at least the book remains an indispensable storehouse of references to ancient and modern authorities.
His immense learning served him rather as a storehouse of illustrations, or as an armoury out of which he could choose the fittest weapon for discomfiting on opponent, than as a quarry furnishing him with material for building up a completely designed and enduring edifice of systematized truth.