Courage, Numbers, Lions Tender-handed stroke a nettle, And it stings you for your pains; Grasp it like a man of mettle, ... - Aaron Hill Quotes
Quote:Courage, Numbers, Lions
Tender-handed stroke a nettle, 
And it stings you for your pains; 
Grasp it like a man of mettle, 
And it soft as silk remains. 'Tis the same with common natures: 
Use 'em kindly, they rebel; 
But be rough as nutmeg-graters, 
And the rogues obey you well. - Aaron Hill Quotes

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