Poor And Rich Famous Quotes & Sayings

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Top 100 Quotes About Poor And Rich

#1. As you grow up, always tell the truth, do no harm to others, and don't think you are the most important being on earth. Rich or poor, you then can look anyone in the eye and say, 'I'm probably no better than you, but I'm certainly your equal. - Author: Harper Lee
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#2. Consistently rated the most peaceable of all countries in the world by the Global Peace Index, Iceland has reduced its military expenditure to zero, has no armed forces, and has reduced the inequality gap between rich and poor. - Author: Scilla Elworthy
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#3. I have the most eclectic audience - I've got gay, I've got straight, black, white, rich, poor, young, old, in 45 countries. And they don't all come because I'm the Sinatra kid, though that's a big part of it. My biggest successes have come from pop songs that I write myself. - Author: Michael Buble
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#4. A dog doesn't care if your rich or poor, smart or dumb. Give him your heart.. and he'll give you his. - Author: Milo Gathema
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#5. Poetry is priceless ... a way of keeping yourself feeling rich and civilized even when you're quite poor. - Author: Marie Ponsot
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#6. I care for riches, to make gifts To friends, or lead a sick man back to health With ease and plenty. Else small aid is wealth For daily gladness; once a man be done With hunger, rich and poor are all as one. - Author: Euripides
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#7. Rich people use debt to leverage investments and grow cash flows. Poor people use debt to buy things that make rich people richer. - Author: Grant Cardone
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#8. I was poor. When you're poor you work, and when you're rich you expect somebody to hand it to you. So I think being reasonably poor is very good for people. - Author: Imogen Cunningham
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#9. There are no borders in bonsai. The dove of peace flies to palace as to humble house, to young as to old, to rich and poor. So does the spirit of bonsai. - Author: John Yoshio Naka
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#10. People are experience-rich and theory-poor. - Author: Malcolm Gladwell
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#11. An enlightened society is one where all people - the rich and the poor, the literate and the illiterate, the black and the white, men and women - live happily as children of the same Lord. Thus experiencing the brotherhood of men under the fatherhood of God. - Author: Pandurang Shastri Athavale
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#12. See, the poor dream all their lives of getting enough to eat and looking like the rich. And what do the rich dream of?? Losing weight and looking like the poor. - Author: Aravind Adiga
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#13. Those who are rich cannot see reasons for poor becoming poorer and those who are poor cannot see reasons for rich getting richer. - Author: Santosh Kalwar
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#14. The forces in a capitalist society, if left unchecked, tend to make the rich richer and the poor poorer. - Author: Jawaharlal Nehru
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#15. I think pictures and words have the power to make us rich or poor. - Author: Barbara Kruger
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#16. Some have too much, yet still do crave; I little have, and seek no more. They are but poor, though much they have, And I am rich with little store. - Author: Edward Dyer
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#17. The three saddest things are the ill wanting to be well, the poor wanting to be rich, and the constant traveler saying 'anywhere but here'. - Author: E. E. Cummings
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#18. Calamity with us, is made an excuse for doing wrong. With them, it is erected into a reason for their doing right. This is really the justice of rich to poor, and I protest against it because it is so. - Author: Charles Dickens
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#19. Market economy favors the have against the have not - Author: Bangambiki Habyarimana
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#20. Forget if you are rich or poor. All you need is faith in yourself. If you have the passion to work then just get up and set forth and you will find the way! - Author: Narendra Modi
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#21. If you had a lot of money and you were miserable, you'd be miserable poor. - Author: Glen Duncan
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#22. Thoughtout life, we all live our lives assuming two roles, the role of a slave and the role of a master. It only depend on an individual which role he assumes first - Author: Nathanael Kanyinga
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#23. It is really not so repulsive to see the poor asking for money as to see the rich asking for more money. And advertisement is the rich asking for more money. - Author: G.K. Chesterton
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#24. There is a fascination here that holds rich and poor, strong and weak captive,not with chains and fetters but by an almost touchable solace ... - Author: Barbara Woodall
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#25. The oligarchic character of the modern English commonwealth does not rest, like many oligarchies, on the cruelty of the rich to the poor. It does not even rest on the kindness of the rich to the poor. It rests on the perennial and unfailing kindness of the poor to the rich. - Author: G.K. Chesterton
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#26. The rate of profit ... is naturally low in rich and high in poor countries, and it is always highest in the countries which are going fastest to ruin. - Author: Adam Smith
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#27. What the poor need is not charity but capital, not caseworkers but coworkers. And what the rich need is a wise, honorable and just way of divesting themselves of their overabundance. - Author: Clarence Jordan
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#28. Writers are writing in every corner of the globe.
Writers are writing, moreover, in rich countries and poor countries alike. - Author: Minae Mizumura
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#29. Time is the ultimate democracy. Rich and poor, young and old, male and female: all have 24 hours in a day and 7 days in a week. - Author: Elizabeth Grace Saunders
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#30. How far, O rich, do you extend your senseless avarice? Do you intend to be the sole inhabitants of the earth? Why do you drive out the fellow sharers of nature, and claim it all for yourselves? The earth was made for all, rich and poor, in common. Why do you rich claim it as your exclusive right? - Author: Ambrose
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#31. Libertarians know that a free country has nothing to fear from anyone coming in or going out - while a welfare state is scared to death of poor people coming in and rich people getting out. - Author: Harry Browne
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#32. The line between good and evil does not lie between "us" and "them," between the West and the rest, between Left and Right, between rich and poor. That fateful line runs down the middle of each of us, every human society, every individual. - Author: N. T. Wright
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#33. All to whom want is terrible, upon whatever principle, ought to think themselves obliged to learn the sage maxims of our parsimonious ancestors, and attain the salutary arts of contracting expense; for without economy none can be rich, and with it few can be poor. - Author: Samuel Johnson
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#34. There are no more useful members in a commonwealth than merchants. They knit mankind together in a mutual intercourse of good offices, distribute the gifts of Nature, find work for the poor, and wealth to the rich, and magnificence to the great. - Author: Joseph Addison
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#35. You should never value people according to the size of their bank balances. Being poor does not make them bad and being rich does not make them good - Author: Jackie Ballard
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#36. Globalization means standardization. The very rich and the very poor must want the same things, but only the rich can have them. - Author: Arundhati Roy
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#37. A man's real possession is his memory; in nothing else is he rich; in nothing else is he poor." Richter has said: "Memory is the only paradise from which we cannot be driven away. Grant but memory to us, and we can lose nothing by death. - Author: William Walker Atkinson
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#38. There's class warfare, all right, but it's my class, the rich class, that's making war, and we're winning. - Author: Warren Buffett
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#39. Booze is the greatest of all equalizers. Rich drunks and poor drunks both pass out the same way. - Author: Chuck Klosterman
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#40. Risks? I have lived with the prospect of assassination for years. What risks? All men die, rich and poor alike. But if I am to die, then let it be while I fight, not like some bullock in a pen waiting for the ax to fall. - Author: David Gemmell
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#41. The rich did not care who ruled, as long as they were allowed to be rich. The poor could not afford to care and nobody asked their opinion in any case. Only the middle class mattered and any half-witted ruler knows how to pamper them. - Author: Anand Neelakantan
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#42. It is said that heaven does not create one man above or below another man. Any existing distinction between the wise and the stupid, between the rich and the poor, comes down to a matter of education. - Author: Fukuzawa Yukichi
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#43. Foreign aid is taking money from the poor people of a rich country and giving it to the rich people of a poor country. - Author: Ron Paul
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#44. WHAT IS GREATER THAN GOD, MORE EVIL THAN THE DEVIL? THE POOR HAVE IT. THE RICH NEED IT. AND IF YOU EAT IT, YOU WILL DIE. - Author: Ernie Lindsey
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#45. The way corporate media likes to portray America is as a homogenous whole that high-five's each other at the Super Bowl. But what we have is a grotesque disparity between the rich and poor that is only getting wider. - Author: Tom Morello
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#46. Whether they be old or young, rich or poor, high or low, wise or foolish, ignorant or learned, every individual is seen to be strongly actuated by a desire to be seen, heard, talked of, approved and respected ... a passion for distinction. - Author: John Adams
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#47. I am poor, but I am rich. I have my children, I have a garden with roses, and I have my faith and the memories of those who have gone before me. What more is there? - Author: Pam Munoz Ryan
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#48. To support his austerely upholstered nest and its rabble staff he put forth minimum effort for maximum return simply because it was easier to be rich than to be poor - Harshaw merely wished to live exactly as he liked, doing whatever he thought was best for him. - Author: Robert A. Heinlein
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#49. You cannot teach a poor person to be rich until they change their context. Teaching a person with poor or middle class person's context is a waste of time ... and it does annoy them. - Author: Robert T. Kiyosaki
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#50. After all, the rich get richer and the poor get children. Which is okay so long as lots of them starve in infancy. - Author: John Brunner
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#51. Sweet Bird of Youth": "The big difference between people is not between the rich and the poor, the good and the evil. The biggest of all differences between people is between those who have had pleasure in love and those who haven't. - Author: Paul Newman
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#52. But what should we do when the highborn and wealthy take to crime? Indeed, if a poor man will spend a year in prison for stealing out of hunger, how high would the gallows need to be to hang the rich man who breaks the law out of greed? - Author: Terry Pratchett
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#53. I told my girls, 'Look at Rihanna: She's one of the biggest pop stars in the world. She's really famous, really powerful, really rich. Yet in every single video she can only wear panties. Poor Rhianna! We'll know when she is properly powerful and successful when we see her in a lovely cardigan.' - Author: Caitlin Moran
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#54. The present assault upon capital is but the beginning. It will be but a stepping-stone to others, larger and more sweeping, till our political contests will become a war of the poor against the rich. - Author: Stephen J. Field
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#55. Socrates may have thought himself to be the wisest in Athens, but King Solomon was the wisest in the world. With all his philosophy Socrates died a poor man, and with all his wisdom King Solomon died a rich man. - Author: Matshona Dhliwayo
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#56. I always have to get my U.K. fix, and 'Downton Abbey' is definitely that. I absolutely love period dramas, but this one is particularly appealing - following the ins and outs of aristocracy as well as the interaction between the rich and the poor. - Author: Estelle
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#57. Africa is rich, and why are we poor then if our continent is rich. It is not right. - Author: Mo Ibrahim
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#58. The rich rob the poor and the poor rob one another. - Author: Sojourner Truth
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#59. A man is rich whose income is larger than his expenses, and he is poor if his expenses are greater than his income. - Author: Jean De La Bruyere
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#60. When you give a feast, do not invite your friends or your rich neighbors, in case they might invite you in return, and you would be repaid," she said, gazing down at her hands on the bar. "Invite the poor, the crippled, the lame and the blind. And you will be blessed, because they cannot repay you. - Author: Gary Whitta
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#61. The U.S. should stop garrisoning the globe, subsidizing rich friends, and reconstructing poor enemies. Instead, it's about time Washington focused on defending America and its people. - Author: Doug Bandow
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#62. We have a system of justice in [the US] that treats you much better if you're rich and guilty than if you're poor and innocent. Wealth, not culpability, shapes outcomes. - Author: Bryan Stevenson
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#63. For most practical purposes, Tarbean had two parts: Waterside and Hillside. Waterside is where people are poor. That makes them beggars, thieves and whores. Hillside is where people are rich. That makes them solicitors, politicians and courtesans. - Author: Patrick Rothfuss
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#64. Unquestionably, however, something else is at work, something that cuts deeper into the American psyche. We have a profound hatred of the weak and the poor, and a corresponding groveling terror before the rich and successful, and we're building a bureaucracy to match those feelings. - Author: Matt Taibbi
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#65. To see poor people, their benefits being cut, to see pensions of Americans who have worked like my father, all their lives, and taken away, to see the rich just accumulating more and more wealth. I mean, it seems to me that there has to be a point where you have to say, 'No, this has to stop.' - Author: Henry Giroux
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#66. In any form of art designed to appeal to large numbers of people, ... [t]he rich man is usually 'bad', and his machinations are invariably frustrated.:; 'Good poor man defeats bad rich man' is an accepted formula. - Author: George Orwell
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#67. Jesus discouraged the accumulation of wealth, worried about its effects on those who had it, and took special pleasure in helping the poor, dedicating his efforts to them. He must have shaken his head at the large gaps between rich and poor throughout ancient Palestine in the first century. - Author: Jay Parini
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#68. Our goals can only be achieved with a society that respects and equally protects the rights of every human being, old and young, rich and poor, regardless of gender, color, race, or creed. We must reject the initiation of violence by individuals or government as morally repugnant. - Author: Ron Paul
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#69. Poor man wanna be rich, rich man wanna be king, and a king ain't satisfied until he rules everything. - Author: Bruce Springsteen
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#70. The world has also learned that economic growth, by itself, cannot close the gap between rich and poor. - Author: Dalai Lama XIV
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#71. When people complain of the decay of manners they have in mind not the impudent abbreviations of the crowd, but the decline in bowing and scraping and in speaking of one's employer as "the master." What the rich mean by the good manners of the poor is usually not civility, but servility. - Author: Robert Wilson Lynd
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#72. I believe there is no one principle which predominates in human nature so much in every stage of life, from the cradle to the grave, in males and females, old and young, black and white, rich and poor, high and low, as this passion for superiority. - Author: David McCullough
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#73. I choose kindness ... I will be kind to the poor, for they are alone. Kind to the rich, for they are afraid. And kind to the unkind, for such is how God has treated me - Author: Max Lucado
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#74. I've been rich and I've been poor. It's better to be rich. - Author: Gertrude Stein
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#75. You ultimately judge the civility of a society not by how it treats the rich, the powerful, the protected and the highly esteemed, but by how it treats the poor, the disfavored and the disadvantaged ... - Author: Bryan Stevenson
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#76. A candidate is a person who gets money from the rich and votes from the poor to protect them from each other. - Author: Stanislaw Lem
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#77. So the swallow flew over the great city, and saw the rich making merry in their beautiful houses, while the beggars were sitting at the gates. He flew into dark lanes, and saw the white faces of starving children looking out listlessly at the black streets ... - Author: Oscar Wilde
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#78. He speaks to the poor, the powerless, and he mocks the rich and powerful. He isn't the Messiah the Pharisees are looking for. - Author: Stephanie Landsem
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#79. Rich people always had someone to call who could arrange something that the average guy couldn't get done, no matter how right or wrong. The only call the poor man could make was to Jesus. If Jesus didn't answer, Smith and Wesson always did. - Author: James Anderson
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#80. It's well proved economics that if a country which is rich and a country that is poor come together in global trade, sooner or later the standard of living of the poor country will go up towards that of the rich country. - Author: N. R. Narayana Murthy
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#81. Whereas it has long been known and declared that the poor have no right to the property of the rich, I wish it also to be known and declared that the rich have no right to the property of the poor. - Author: John Ruskin
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#82. The sins of women and children, domestic servants and the weak, the poor and the ignorant, are the sins of the husbands and fathers, the masters, the strong and the rich and the educated. - Author: Victor Hugo
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#83. Experience declares that man is the only animal which devours his own kind; for I can apply no milder term to the governments of Europe, and to the general prey of the rich on the poor. - Author: Thomas Jefferson
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#84. I care about a lot of issues. I care about libraries, I care about healthcare, I care about homelessness and unemployment. I care about net neutrality and the steady erosion of our liberties both online and off. I care about the rich/poor divide and the rise of corporate business. - Author: Sara Sheridan
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#85. Syldor was not a land of oppressive rules, roles, and labels. Here, love and power were open to, for, and between all; woman or man, rich or poor. What mattered was the sharpness of your mind, the speed of your blade, and the heat of your touch. - Author: Natalia Marx
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#86. We live in a world where we give our pounds to those who have too much and our pennies to those who have too little - Author: Dean Griffiths
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#87. My aim is to make the poor look rich and the rich look poor. - Author: Vivienne Westwood
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#88. The majestic equality of the law forbids rich and poor alike from pissing in the streets, sleeping under bridges, and stealing bread. - Author: Anatole France
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#89. Europe has to avoid old prejudices and new ones. That means north versus south, rich versus poor. - Author: Mario Monti
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#90. They are having quite an argument over Treasury Secretary Mellon's Tax Bill. Mr. Mellon wants to cut the surtax on the rich, and leave it as is on the poor, as there is more poor than rich. I suppose the majority will win. - Author: Will Rogers
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#91. To be rich is to give; to give nothing is to be poor; to live is to love; to love nothing is to be dead; to be happy is to devote oneself; to exist only for oneself is to damn oneself, and to exile oneself to hell. - Author: Eliphas Levi
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#92. The rich aren't happy so they try and get richer thinking it will make a difference. The poor aren't happy. They try and get rich thinking that will make a difference. - Author: Frederick Lenz
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#93. Fear and guilt are the dark angels that haunt rich men, Khader said to me once. I wasn't sure if that was true, or if he simply wanted it to be true, but I did know from experience that despair and humiliation haunt the poor. - Author: Gregory David Roberts
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#94. Religion does what philosophy could never do; it shows the equal dealings of Heaven to the happy and the unhappy, and levels all human enjoyments to nearly the same standard. It gives to both rich and poor the same happiness hereafter, and equal hopes to aspire after it. - Author: Oliver Goldsmith
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#95. Rich man and poor move side by side toward the limit of death. - Author: Pindar
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#96. We weren't wealthy but we definitely weren't poor. We were incredibly rich because there was a wonderful community in Shepherd's Bush, where I grew up. All my friends were into villainy and crime. - Author: Roger Daltrey
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#97. The poor and the middle class work for money. The rich have money work for them. - Author: Robert T. Kiyosaki
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#98. My image of what a city should be - the super-rich and all the poor and desperate and the people who have some kind of a desire. It's a surviving game, people trying to survive on many different levels. - Author: Ai Weiwei
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#99. God allows unjust disparities between rich and poor because He does not miraculously intervene to establish justice against human wills. Also, discrepancies are not unjust by themselves; justice does not mean equality of result but equality of opportunity. - Author: Peter Kreeft
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#100. Those who eat porridge and those who drink gruel live and die.
Even though the faces change,
porridge eaters and gruel drinkers continue to manifest. - Author: Santosh Lamichhane
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