You had no right to be born; for you make no use of life. Instead of living for, in, and with yourself, as a reasonable being ought, you seek only to fasten your feebleness on some other person's strength.
Charlotte Bronte (1816-1855) English novelist and poet,
Man is the only animal which esteems itself rich in proportion to the number and voracity of its parasites.
George Bernard Shaw (1856-1950) Irish writer.