be master

References in classic literature ?
Then Eurymachus, son of Polybus, answered, "It rests with heaven to decide who shall be chief among us, but you shall be master in your own house and over your own possessions; no one while there is a man in Ithaca shall do you violence nor rob you.
I have been so long master that I would be master still, or at least that none other should be master of me.