purse-strings quotes

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To know how to spend your money, have a talk with your purse.
Friends are like fiddle strings, they must not be screwed too tight.
When my lover came to bed,
the knot came untied
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I change, and so do women too;
But I reflect--which women seldom do.
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Do not be made a beggar by banqueting upon borrowing, when thou hast nothing in thy purse: for thou shalt lie in wait for thine ow ...
Until, accustomed to disappointments, you can let yourself rule and be ruled by these strings or emanations that connect everythin ...
A culture may be conceived as a network of beliefs and purposes in which any string in the net pulls and is pulled by the others, ...
A great deal of unnecessary worry is indulged in by theatregoers trying to understand what Bernard Shaw means. They are not satisf ...
How have you left the ancient love
That bards of old enjoyed in you!
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I wish my deadly foe no worse
Than want of friends, and empty purse.
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