Be thriftie, but not covetous: therefore give Thy need, thine honour, and thy friend his due. Never was scraper brave man. Get to live; Then live, and use it: else, it is not true That thou hast gotten. Surely use alone Makes money not a contemptible stone.
"The Church Porch"
The Temple George Herbert, The Works of George Herbert (London: George Routledge & Co., 1854), 6.
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