We are the men of intrinsic value, who can strike our fortunes out of ourselves, whose worth is independent of accidents in life, or revolutions in government: we have heads to get money, and hearts to spend it.
Quote by George Farquhar
Money is the sinews of love, as of war.
Grant me some wild expressions, Heavens, or I shall burst.
We love the precepts for the teacher's sake.
Crimes, like virtues, are their own rewards.
Charming women can true converts make, We love the precepts for the teacher's sake.
Those who know the least obey the best.
How a little love and good company improves a woman!
There's no scandal like rags, nor any crime so shameful as poverty.
I have fed purely upon ale; I have eat my ale, drank my ale, and...
Poetry is a mere drug, Sir.
Necessity, the mother of invention.
When the blind lead the blind, no wonder they both fall into - matrimony.
There is no scandal like rags, nor any crime so shameful as poverty.
Captain is a good travelling name and so I take it.
Spare all I have, and take my life.
Necessity, the mother of invention
I believe they talked of me, for they laughed consumedly.