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No one is useless in this world who lightens the burdens of another.

Charles Dickens (1812-1870) British novelist.

Where quality is the thing sought after, the thing of supreme quality is cheap, whatever the price one has to pay for it.

William James (1842-1910) American philosopher and psychologist.

Nothing is worth making that does not make the man.

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Nobody knows what a boy is worth. We'll have to wait and see. But every man in a noble place a boy once used to be.

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He is rich or poor according to what he is, not according to what he has.

Henry Ward Beecher (1813-1887) American politician.


Whatever is worth doing at all is worth doing well.

Lord Chesterfield (1694-1773) British statesman.

I believe in the supreme worth of the individual and in his right to life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness.

John D Rockefeller (1939-1937) American industrialist and philanthropist.

It's not what you pay a man, but what he costs you that counts.

Will Rogers (1879-1935) American humorist and actor.

Wealth, religion, military victory have more rhetorical than efficacious worth.

George Santayana (1863-1952) American philosopher and poet.

All good things are cheap: all bad are very dear.

Henry David Thoreau (1817-1862) American naturalist, poet and philosopher.