"i am a fool!" many a poor country proprietor has said when, caught by the prospect of being the first to launch a new idea, he finds that he has, in point of fact, launched his thousand or twelve hundred francs into a gulf.
their hearts may be bad, but their heads are strong.
love lack'd a dwelling and made him her place;
and when in his fair parts she did abide,
she was new lodg'd and newly deified.