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“Through our sunless lanes creeps Poverty with her hungry eyes, and Sin with his sodden face follows close behind her. Misery wakes us in the morning and Shame sits with us at night.”
“Poverty often deprives a man of all spirit and virtue; it is hard for an empty bag to stand upright”
“Poverty is the parent of revolution”
“The tax collector must love poor people - he's creating so many of them”
“Contentment is natural wealth, luxury is artificial poverty”
“Another good thing about being poor is that when you are seventy your children will not have declared you legally insane in order to gain control of your estate”
“I think that's how Chicago got started. A bunch of people in New York said, 'Gee, I'm enjoying the crime and the poverty, but it just isn't cold enough, let's go west.'”
“Poverty consist in feeling poor.”
Ralph Waldo Emerson
“Pride and poverty don't get along, but often live together.”
“They say it is better to be poor and happy than rich and miserable, but how about a compromise like moderately rich and just moody?”
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