Christian Scriver Quote

O, my God! withhold from me the wealth to which tears and sighs and curses cleave. Better none at all than wealth like that.


Gotthold's Emblems: or Invisible things understood by things that are made. Tr. by R. Menzies (ed. 1857)

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O, my God! withhold from me the wealth to which tears and sighs and curses cleave. Better none at all than wealth like that.

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O, my God! withhold from me the wealth to which tears and sighs and curses cleave. Better none at all than wealth like that.

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O, my God! withhold from me the wealth to which tears and sighs and curses cleave. Better none at all than wealth like that.

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O, my God! withhold from me the wealth to which tears and sighs and curses cleave. Better none at all than wealth like that.