I have not told even the half of the things that I have seen.
c.1320 On being accused of exaggeration in his accounts of China. Quoted in R H Poole and P Finch (eds) Newnes Pictorial Knowledge (1950), vol.2.
Now it came to pass?that theTartars made them a King whosenamewas Chinghis Kaan[Genghis Khan].Hewas a manof great worth, and of great ability, and valour. And as soon as the news that he had been chosen King was spread abroad through those countries, all theTartars in the world came to him and owned him for their Lord.Marco Polo