guinea in a quote

"To the eyes of a miser a guinea is more beautiful than the sun, and a bag worn with the use of money has more beautiful proportions than a vine filled with grapes."

"My mother was an English teacher who decided to become a math teacher, and she used me as a guinea pig at home. My father had been a math teacher and then went to work at a steel mill because, frankly, he could make more money doing that."

"The Carter Center has the only existing international taskforce on disease eradication. Which means a total elimination of a disease on the face of the Earth. In the history of the world, there's only been one disease eradicated: smallpox. The second disease, I think, is gonna be guinea worm."

"Thanks to capitalism, the importance placed on beauty has never been so manipulated. We are the guinea pigs force-fed ads that tell us how pathetic we are: that we will never be loved, happy or valuable unless we have the body, the face, the hair, even the personality that will apparently be ours, if only we buy their products."

"Money is the seed of money, and the first guinea is sometimes more difficult to acquire than the second million."

"I took anatomy classes. I went to medical libraries and talked to doctors and nutritionists. I did the whole thing before using myself as a human guinea pig."

"We're all of us guinea pigs in the laboratory of God. Humanity is just a work in progress."

"I would not give half a guinea to live under one form of government other than another. It is of no moment to the happiness of an individual."

"I would not give half a guinea to live under one form of government other than another. It is of no moment to the happiness of an individual."

"All of us are guinea pigs in the laboratory of God. Humanity is just a work in progress."

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