Quotes 1 till 4 of 4.
Scottish writer and historicus 1795-18810
A man perfects himself by working. Foul jungles are cleared away, fair seed-fields rise instead, and stately cities; and with the man himself first ceases to be a jungle, and foul unwholesome desert thereby. The man is now a man.
English essayist 1775-18340
Boys are capital fellows in their own way, among their mates; but they are unwholesome companions for grown people.
French writer and philosopher 1712-17780
Fame is but the breath of people, and that often unwholesome.
THERE is widespread agreement among economists that abuse of credit constitutes one of the chief unwholesome elements in business booms and is mainly responsible for the ensuing crash and depression.Source: Storage and Stability Part III, Ch. XIII, The Reservoir Plan and Credit