I have somewhere met with the epitaph on a charitable man which has pleased me very much. I cannot recollect the words, but here is the sense of it: What I spent I lost; what I possessed is left to others; what I gave away remains with me.Rate it:(0.00 / 0 votes)Say it

Joseph Addison

Joseph Addison (May 1, 1672 - June 17, 1719) was an English essayist and poet

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