Rich Quotes

In this world it is not what we take up, but what we give up, that makes us rich.

Henry Ward Beecher

We live in a culture that discourages empathy. A culture that too often tells us our principle goal in life is to be rich, thin, young, famous, safe, and entertained.

Barack Obama

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

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

Students of cunning have consumed their hearts and learned only tricks; they've thrown away real riches: patience, self-sacrifice, generosity. Rich thought opens the way.

Mevlana Rumi

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

William Temple

Prudence is a rich, ugly, old maid courted by incapacity.

William Blake

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

John F. Kennedy

The vagabond, when rich, is called a tourist.

Paul Richard

Democracy cannot flourish half rich and half poor, any more than it can flourish half free and half slave

Felix G. Rohatyn

Only a government that is rich and safe can afford to be a democracy, for democracy is the most expensive and nefarious kind of government ever heard of on earth

Mark Twain

Who is wise? He that learns from everyone. Who is powerful? He that governs his passions. Who is rich? He who is content. Who is that? Nobody

Benjamin Franklin

When parents put gold into the hands of youth, when they should put a rod under their girdle--when instead of awe they make them past grace, and leave them rich executors of goods, and poor executors of godliness, then it is no marvel that the son being left rich by his father's will, becomes reckless by his own will.

John Lyly

Among the propensities of human nature which almost exceed understanding come the parsimony of the rich and the extravagance of the poor.

Unknown

Related Quotes

Quote of the Day

Social Media
Our Partners