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rich vs poor Quotes

11 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.”
  7. #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.”
  8. #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.”
  9. #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.”
  10. #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!”
  11. #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.”

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