Every man is said to have his peculiar ambition. Whether it be true or not I can say for one that I have no other so great as that of being truly esteemed of my fellow men by rendering myself worthy of their esteem.
Men hate the individual whom they call avaricious only because nothing can be gained from him.
Let us work without theorizing tis the only way to make life endurable.
The most positive men are the most credulous.