Ghana Reverend, Translator of Bible, Grammarian
"There appears to exist a greater desire to live long than to live well! Measure by man's desires, he cannot live long enough; measure by his good deeds, and he has not lived long enough; measure by his evil deeds, and he has lived too long."
"That happy state of mind, so rarely possessed, in which we can say, 'I have enough', is the highest attainment of philosophy."
"Open your purse and your mouth cautiously; and your stock of wealth and reputation shall, at least in repute, be great. "