Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books
" But this is excellently expressed, that it is in imagination, and not always in fact. For certainly great riches have sold more men than they have bought out. Seek not proud riches, but such as thou mayest get justly, use soberly, distribute cheerfully,... "
Plain Living and High Thinking: A New Year Homily - Page 31
by Theodore Thornton Munger - 1897 - 61 pages
Full view - About this book

Types of the Essay

Benjamin Alexander Heydrick - 1921 - 373 pages
...imagination, and not always in fact. For certainly great riches have sold more men than they have bought out. Seek not proud riches, but such as thou mayest get...soberly, distribute cheerfully, and leave contentedly. Yet have no abstract nor friarly contempt of them; but distinguish, as Cicero saith well of Rabirius...
Full view - About this book

A Study of the Types of Literature

Mabel Irene Rich - 1921 - 542 pages
...imagination, and not always in fact. For certainly great riches have sold more men than they have bought out. Seek not proud riches, but such as thou mayest get....soberly, distribute cheerfully,, and leave contentedly. Yet have no abstract nor friarly contempt of them: but distinguish, as Cicero saith well of RabiniiPosthumus;6...
Full view - About this book

Schelling Anniversary Papers

Felix Emmanuel Schelling - 1923 - 341 pages
...from the 1625 version of "Of Riches" will give an idea of the character and direction of the change : Seek not proud riches, but such as thou mayest get...soberly, distribute cheerfully, and leave contentedly. Yet have no abstract nor friarly contempt of them. But distinguish, as Cicero saith well of Rabirius...
Full view - About this book

The Harvard Classics, Volume 3

1909
...imagination, and not always in fact. For certainly great riches have sold more men than they have bought out. Seek not proud riches, but such as thou mayest get...soberly, distribute cheerfully, and leave contentedly. Yet have no abstract nor friarly contempt of them. But distinguish, as Cicero saith well of Rabirius...
Full view - About this book

Civilization's Quotations: Life's Ideal

Richard Alan Krieger - 2007 - 344 pages
...nothing worth. They are a blessing only to a man who makes them a blessing to others." — Henry Fielding "Seek not proud riches, but such as thou mayest get...soberly, distribute cheerfully, and leave contentedly." — Sir Francis Bacon Ovid "To be rich is not everything, but it certainly helps." — "A rich man...
Limited preview - About this book

The Penny Magazine of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful ..., Volume 10

1841
...attain sufficient skill to regain their equilibrium when overturned. — Edinburgh Cabinet Library. Seek not proud riches, but such as thou mayest get justly, use soberly, _ distribute cheerfully, and leave contentedly. — Bacon. A DAY AT A LONDON BREWERY. [Kulrauce to...
Full view - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download EPUB
  5. Download PDF