A good servant is a real godsend, but truly this is a rare bird in the land.
Martin Luther (1483-1546) German priest and scholar.
Few men have been admired of their familiars.
Montaigne (1533-1592) French philosopher and essayist.
Ladies and gentleman are permitted to have friends in the kennel, but not in the kitchen.
George Bernard Shaw (1856-1950) Irish writer.
People of great position are servants times three, servants of their country, servants of fame, and servants of business.
Francis Bacon (1561-1626) British statesman and philosopher.
One of the most considerable advantages the great have over their inferiors is to have servants as good as themselves.
Miguel de Cervantes (1547-1616) Spanish novelist, dramatist and poet.
In the master there is a servant, in the servant a master.
Marcus Tulius Cicero (106-43 BC) Writer, politician and great roman orator.
The highest panegyric, therefore, that private virtue can receive, is the praise of servants.
Samuel Johnson (1709-1784) British author.