The best Quotations

No man acquires property without acquiring with it a little arithmetic also.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

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Quotation This merriment of parsons is mighty offensive. - writer
Quotation In the factory we make cosmetics; in the store we sell hope. - writer
Quotation A theory must be tempered with reality. - writer
Quotation Wealth is conspicuous, but poverty hides. - writer
Quotation Benefits should be conferred gradually; and in that way they will taste better. - writer
Quotation The punishment of criminals should serve a purpose. When a man is hanged he is useless. - writer