Idleness and pride tax with a heavier hand than kings and governments.
A countryman between two lawyers is like a fish between two cats.
If you'd lose a troublesome visitor, lend him money.
There is scarce a king in a hundred who would not, if he could, follow the example of Pharoah - get first all the people's money, then all their lands, and then make them and their children servants forever.
Families ought to be noisy.