Rich Quotes

Change in fashion is the tax which the industry of the poor levies on the vanity of the rich

Chamfort

No legacy is so rich as honesty.

William Shakespeare

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

William Temple, Sr.

Cheerfulness in most cheerful people, is the rich and satisfying result of strenuous discipline.

Edwin P. Whipple

Mankind is divided into rich and poor, into property owners and exploited and to abstract oneself from this fundamental division and from the antagonism between poor and rich means abstracting oneself from fundamental facts.

Joseph Stalin

The fundamental class division in any society is not between rich and poor, or between farmers and city dwellers, but between tax payers and tax consumers

David Boaz

That some should be rich, shows that others may become rich, and, hence, is just encouragement to industry and enterprise.

Abraham Lincoln

Fools and obstinate men make rich lawyers.

Spanish Proverb

Youth is the best time to be rich; and the best time to be poor

Euripides

When a man tells you that he got rich through hard work ask him, 'Whose?'

Don Marquis

A rich man without charity is a rogue; and perhaps it would be no difficult matter to prove that he is also a fool.

Henry Fielding

Life begets life. Energy becomes energy. It is by spending oneself that one becomes rich.

Sarah Bernhardt

The secret to a rich life is to have more beginnings than endings.

Dave Weinbaum

Religion is what keeps the poor from murdering the rich.

Napoleon Bonaparte

Religion is what keeps the poor man from murdering the rich

Napoleon Bonaparte

Wealth and poverty are seen for what they are. It begins to be seen that the poor are only they who feel poor, and poverty consists in feeling poor. The rich, as we reckon them, and among them the very rich, in a true scale would be found very indigent and ragged.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Poverty, labor, and calamity are not without their luxuries, which the rich, the indolent, and the fortunate in vain seek for.

William Hazlitt

It is unmistakable madness to live in poverty only to die rich.

Juvenal

Poor nations are hungry, and rich nations are proud; and pride and hunger will ever be at variance.

Jonathan Swift

A dog doesn't care if you're rich or poor, big or small, young or old. He doesn't care if you're not smart, not popular, not a good joke-teller, not the best athlete, nor the best-looking person. To your dog, you are the greatest, the smartest, the nicest human being who was ever born. You are his friend and protector.

Louis Sabin

I would rather belong to a poor nation that was free than to a rich nation that had ceased to be in love with liberty.

Woodrow T. Wilson

Nations have recently been led to borrow billions for war; no nation has ever borrowed largely for education... no nation is rich enough to pay for both war and civilization. We must make our choice; we cannot have both.

Abraham Flexner

Probably, no nation is rich enough to pay for both war and civilization. We must make our choice; we cannot have both.

Abraham Flexner

If we are to achieve a richer culture, rich in contrasting values, we must recognize the whole gamut of human potentialities, and so weave a less arbitrary social fabric, one in which each diverse gift will find a fitting place.

Margaret Mead

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