Poor Quotes

It is poor civic hygiene to install technologies that could someday facilitate a police state.

Bruce Schneier

Oh the nerves, the nerves; the mysteries of this machine called man! Oh the little that unhinges it, poor creatures that we are

Charles Dickens

If you were a poor Indian with no weapons, and a bunch of conquistadors came up to you and asked where the gold was, I don't think it would be a good idea to say, "I swallowed it. So sue me.

Jack Handy

Outside show is a poor substitute for inner worth.

Aesop

Pity the poor opponents of the right to keep and bear arms! They must distrust just everybody except criminals and except the tyrant to whom they concede the armed monopoly of their protection.

Pierre Lemieux

The right time to eat is: for a rich man when he is hungry, for a poor man when he has something to eat

Mexican Proverb

[Urging Sarkozy to avoid] warlike semantics, ... He needs to stop going with cameras and journalists to poor and sensitive areas.

Azouz Begag

Acquaintance is a degree of friendship called slight when its object is poor and obscure, and intimate when he is rich and famous.

Ambrose Bierce

Acquaintance is a degree of friendship called slight when its object is poor and obscure, and intimate when he is rich and famous

Ambrose Bierce

The miser, starving his brother's body, starves also his own soul, and at death shall creep out of his great estate of injustice, poor and naked and miserable.

Theodore Parker

If you give food to the poor, they call you a saint. If you ask why the poor have no food, they call you a Communist.

Manuel Alcántara

One must be poor to know the luxury of giving!

George Eliot

The only way for a rich man to be healthy is by exercise and abstinence, to live as if he were poor.

William Temple

One must be poor to know the luxury of giving.

George Eliot

If a free society cannot help the many who are poor, it cannot save the few who are rich.

John F. Kennedy
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