Brewer's: Scio's Blind Old Bard
Homer. Scio is the modern name of Chios, in the AEgean Sea.
Smyrna, Chios, Colophon', Salamis', Rhodos, Argos, Athenae, Your just right to call Homer your son you must settle between ye.
Source: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, E. Cobham Brewer, 1894