guinea-grains quotes

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Big chickens do not peck at small grains.
Many grains of sand piled up will make a pagoda.
The millions of grains are black, white, tan, and gray,
and mixed with quartz grains, rose and amethyst.
To the eyes of a miser a guinea is more beautiful than the sun, and a bag worn with the use of money has more beautiful proportion ...
"When the sun rises, do you not see a round disc of fire somewhat like a guinea?" O no, no, I see an innumerable company of the he ...
"What," it will be questioned, "When the sun rises, do you not see a round disc of fire somewhat like a guinea?" O no, no, I see a ...
I see every thing I paint in this world, but everybody does not see alike. To the eyes of a miser a guinea is more beautiful than ...
The stench; the urine, cabbage, and dead beans,
Dead porridges of assorted dusty grains,
...
The rank is but the guinea stamp--
The man's the gowd for a' that!
Little drops of water,
Little grains of sand,
Make the mighty ocean
And the beauteous land.
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