But I would not believe, and, dazzled by the greed of avarice, I thought that if one eye could show me riches, the other might teach me how to get possession of them.
You have proved yourself unworthy of the riches that were given you.
Do you think then, sir, that these riches
are lost because I gather them?
Now, where is the use of allowing all those riches
to lie idle, while half of that community hardly know, from day to day, how they are going to keep body and soul together?
Now, whoever takes this maxim abroad with him into the grand market of the world, and constantly applies it to honours, to riches
, to pleasures, and to every other commodity which that market affords, is, I will venture to affirm, a wise man, and must be so acknowledged in the worldly sense of the word; for he makes the best of bargains, since in reality he purchases everything at the price only of a little trouble, and carries home all the good things I have mentioned, while he keeps his health, his innocence, and his reputation, the common prices which are paid for them by others, entire and to himself.
Art thou not the voluntary beggar who once cast away great riches,--
Who was ashamed of his riches and of the rich, and fled to the poorest to bestow upon them his abundance and his heart?
At the culprits of riches, with cold eyes and rank thoughts, who pick up profit out of all kinds of rubbish--at this rabble that stinketh to heaven,
Cut more into the heart of it, lad," said the trapper, for it was the venerable inhabitant of those vast wastes, who had served the bee- hunter with the banquet in question; "cut more into the centre of the piece; there you will find the genuine riches of natur'; and that without need from spices, or any of your biting mustard to give it a foreign relish.
Still you may make out to keep soul and body together, with what is left," reluctantly eyeing a piece large enough to feed twenty men, but which he felt compelled to abandon from satiety; "cut in nigher to the heart, as the old man says, and you will find the riches of the piece.
The riches of the whole vegetable and animal world united, would not tempt me to harm a hair of her head
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The rights to Plants: From Roots to Riches
were acquired by publisher Georgina Laycock from the BBC and Kew Gardens.