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rich vs poor Quotes

12 of the best book quotes about rich vs poor
  1. #1
    “Here were these men from the town, having eaten and drunk, standing beside him whose children were starving and eating the very earth of the fields; here they were, come to squeeze his land from him in his extremity.”
  2. #2
    “Take the fare from him who is wealthy, and let pass him who is poor.”
  3. #3
    “The richest people in the world build networks; everyone else is trained to look for work.”
  4. #4
    “There is a difference between being poor and being broke. Broke is temporary. Poor is eternal.”
  5. #5
    “Rich people acquire assets. The poor and middle class acquire liabilities that they think are assets.”
  6. #6
    “The primary difference between a rich person and poor person is how they manage fear.”
  1. #7
    “The philosophy of the rich and the poor is this: the rich invest their money and spend what is left. The poor spend their money and invest what is left.”
  2. #8
    “The scholars who research happiness suggest that more money stops making people happier at a family income of around seventy-five thousand dollars a year. After that, what economists call “diminishing marginal returns”sets in.”
  3. #9
    “People are ruined by challenged economic lives. But they are ruined by wealth as well because they lose their pride and they lose their sense of self-worth. It’s difficult at both ends of the spectrum.”
  4. #10
    “It was considered as being bad enough to be a slave; but to be a poor man’s slave was deemed a disgrace indeed!”
  5. #11
    “And by the time he met Big Mike, he had a new unofficial title: Life Guidance Counselor to whatever black athlete stumbled into the Briarcrest Christian School. The black kids reminded him, in a funny way, of himself. Sean knew what it meant to be the poor kid in a private school, because he’d been one himself.”
  6. #12
    “In the paved city it was Christmas time. There were red and green electric lights strung crisscrossed everywhere, and all turned on in the daytime. Old Phoenix would have been lost if she had not distrusted her eyesight and depended on her feet to know where to take her.”

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