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beggars Quotes

Five of the best book quotes about beggars
  1. #1
    “It is a melancholy object to those who walk through this great town, or travel in the country, when they see the streets, the roads, and cabin doors crowded with beggars.”
  2. #2
    “And secondly, there being a round million of creatures in human figure throughout this kingdom whose whole subsistence, put into a common stock, would leave them in debt two million pounds of sterling, adding those who are beggars by profession to the bulk of farmers, cottagers and labourers with their wives and children, who are beggars in effect.”
  3. #3
    “But my intention is very far from being confined to provide only for the children of professed beggars; it is of a much greater extent, and shall take in the whole number of infants at a certain age who are born of parents in effect as little able to support them as those who demand our charity in the streets.”
  4. #4
    “The day I begged bread from the city officials was the day that showed me I was not alone in my loneliness, society had cast millions of others with me.”
  5. #5
    “This path to God
    Made me such an old sweet beggar.”