Prosperity is no just scale; adversity is the only balance to weigh friends.
— Plutarch

With your help I can advance against a troop; with my God I can scale a wall. Psalms 18:29
Bible scales quote

I don't pity any man who does hard work worth doing. I admire him. I pity the creature who does not work, at whichever end of the social scale he may regard himself as being.
— Theodore Roosevelt

The wise weigh their words on a scale with gold.
— Unknown

You have to erect a fence and say, Okay, scale this.
— scales quotation by Linda Ronstadt