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Quotes about misers-and-misery

To correct a natural indifference I was placed half-way between misery and the sun. ...

Tis the only comfort of the miserable to have partners in their woes.

Man hoards himself when he has nothing to give away.

Go miser go, for money sell your soul. Trade wares for wares and trudge from pole to ...

To long for that which comes not. To lie a-bed and sleep not. To serve well and ...

A soul that is reluctant to share does not as a rule have much of its own. ...

Do not discourage your children from hoarding, if they have a taste to it; whoever ...

Friends love misery, in fact. Sometimes, especially if we are too lucky or too ...

The spendthrift robs his heirs the miser robs himself.

The sage does not hoard. Having bestowed all he has on others, he has yet more; ...

Man hands on misery to man. It deepens like a coastal shelf. Get out as early as you ...

While the miser is merely a capitalist gone mad, the capitalist is a rational miser.

All man's miseries derive from not being able to sit quietly in a room alone.

Maybe men are separated from each other only by the degree of their misery.

Penny wise is often pound foolish.

Misery acquaints a man with strange bedfellows.

Oh, I wish I were a miser; being a miser must be so occupying.

Some men have a necessity to be mean, as if they were exercising a faculty which they ...

It was said of old Sarah, Duchess of Marlborough, that she never puts dots over her I ...

There are many things that we would throw away if we were not afraid that others ...

Quotes by Euripides

Time will explain it all. He is a talker, and needs no questioning before he speaks.

Reason can wrestle and overthrow terror.

Love is all we have, the only way that each can help the other.

He is not a lover who does not love forever.

The wavering mind is but a base possession.

I love the old way best, the simple way of poison, where we too are strong as men.

Nothing has more strength than dire necessity.

To persevere, trusting in what hopes he has, is courage in a man.

Do not plan for ventures before finishing what's at hand.

The bold are helpless without cleverness.

The good and the wise lead quiet lives.

Twas but my tongue, 'twas not my soul that swore.

The language of truth is simple.

Some wisdom you must learn from one who's wise.

Impudence is the worst of all human diseases.

Ignorance of one's misfortunes is clear gain.

Often a noble face hides filthy ways.

That glittering hope is immemorial and beckons many men to their undoing.

In goodness there are all kinds of wisdom.

Slight not what's near through aiming at what's far.

Quotes added by lizbeth9405

We cannot seek or attain health, wealth, learning, justice or kindness in general. Action is always ...

We keep moving forward, opening new doors, and doing new things, because we're curious and curiosity ...

Action may not always bring happiness; but there is no happiness without action.

It is by acts and not by ideas that people live.

Seek not to change the world, but choose to change your mind about the world.

To exist is to change, to change is to mature, to mature is to go on creating oneself endlessly

Change starts when someone sees the next step.

Sometimes the answer to prayer is not that it changes life, but that it changes you.

The world will change for the better when people decide they are sick and tired of being sick and ...

Strong character is brought out by change, weak ones by permanence.

Change your thoughts and you change your world.

Change yourself, change your fortunes.

Any time you sincerely want to make a change, the first thing you must do is to raise your ...

Prayer is less about changing the world than it is about changing ourselves.

They always say that time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.

One must know oneself. If this does not serve to discover truth, it at least serves as a rule of ...

The self-image is the key to human personality and human behavior. Change the self image and you ...

Our strength is often composed of the weakness that we're damned if we are going to show.

Don't ask for a light load, but rather ask for a strong back.

Anything that changes your values changes your behavior.