A Man may, if he know not how to save, keep his Nose to the Grindstone, and die not wirth a Groat at last.
Have you something to do to-morrow; do it to-day.
Work as if you were to live 100 Years, Pray as if you were to die To-morrow.
To cherish and stimulate the activity of the human mind, by multiplying the objects of enterprise, is not among the least considerable of the expedients, by which the wealth of a nation may be promoted.
In our private pursuits it is a great advantage that every honest employment is deemed honorable. I am myself a nail-maker.