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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 ...
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 ...
Sweet to the miser are his glittering heaps,
Sweet to the father is his first-born's birth,
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A man is the prisoner of his power. A topical memory makes him an almanac; a talent for debate, disputant; skill to get money make ...
Experiences are savings which a miser puts aside. Wisdom is an inheritance which a wastrel cannot exhaust.
While the miser is merely a capitalist gone mad, the capitalist is a rational miser.
The sea had jeeringly kept his finite body up, but drowned the infinite of his soul. Not drowned entirely, though. Rather carried ...
I would not, if I could, give up the memory of the joy I have had in books for any advantage that could be offered in other pursui ...
The irrational in the human has something about it altogether repulsive and terrible, as we see in the maniac, the miser, the drun ...
Rich honesty dwells like a miser, sir, in a poor house, as
your pearl in your foul oyster.
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