quote by W. C. Fields

A rich man is nothing but a poor man with money.

— W. C. Fields

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Poor man quote Do not correct a fool or he will hate you. Correct a wise man and he will apprec

Do not correct a fool or he will hate you. Correct a wise man and he will appreciate you.

To be a poor man is hard, but to be a poor race in a land of dollars is the very bottom of hardships.

If a man has an apartment stacked to the ceiling with newspapers, we call him crazy. If a woman has a trailer house full of cats, we call her nuts. But when people pathologically hoard so much cash that they impoverish the entire nation, we put them on the cover of Fortune magazine and pretend that they are role models.

Poor man quote Let no man pull you low enough to hate him.

Let no man pull you low enough to hate him.

Like slavery and apartheid, poverty is not natural.

It is man-made and it can be overcome and eradicated by the actions of human beings.

Charity is a cold grey loveless thing.

If a rich man wants to help the poor, he should pay his taxes gladly, not dole out money at a whim.

It is not the man who has too little, but the man who craves more, that is poor.

Poor man quote The man who asks a question is a fool for a minute. The man who does not ask, is

The man who asks a question is a fool for a minute. The man who does not ask, is a fool for life.

If blacks were given the right to vote, that would place every splay-footed, bandy-shanked, hump-backed, thick-lipped, flat-nosed, woolly-headed, ebon-colored in the country upon an equality with the poor white man.

The surest way to remain poor is to be an honest man.

The rich man who gives to the poor does not bestow alms but pays a debt.

Poor man quote A wise man will make more opportunities than he finds.

A wise man will make more opportunities than he finds.

Wherever there is great property there is great inequality.

For one very rich man there must be at least five hundred poor, and the affluence of the few supposes the indigence of the many. The affluence of the rich excites the indignation of the poor, who are often both driven by want, and prompted by envy, to invade his possessions.

A poor man is not the one without a cent. A poor man is the one without a dream.

I'm for the poor man - all poor men, black and white, they all gotta have a chance. They gotta have a home, a job, and a decent education for their children. 'Every man a king' - that's my slogan.

Poor man quote Circumstances do not make a man, they reveal him.

Circumstances do not make a man, they reveal him.

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A poor man with nothing in his belly needs hope, illusion, more than bread.

Empathy is the poor man's cocaine, and love is just a chemical by any other name

No one is so rich that he does not need another's help;

no one so poor as not to be useful in some way to his fellow man; and the disposition to ask assistance from others with confidence and to grant it with kindness is part of our very nature.

Poor man quote A wise man never knows all, only fools know everything.

A wise man never knows all, only fools know everything.

No, not rich. I am a poor man with money, which is not the same thing.

He was the only man I ever knew who could get money from the rich and votes from the poor with the promise to protect them from each other.

Nobody can refuse a person who comes and asks for a job.

Nobody can refuse a poor man when he goes and asks for food. Nobody can stop any Indian if he asks a question of his government. This is what the Congress party and the UPA have done over the last 10 years.

Poor man quote Every man dies. Not every man really lives.

Every man dies. Not every man really lives.

Whatever a man has in superabundance is owed, of natural right, to the poor for their sustenance. So Ambrosius says, and it is also to be found in the Decretum Gratiani: The bread which you withhold belongs to the hungry: the clothing you shut away, to the naked: and the money you bury in the earth is the redemption and freedom of the penniless.

Pale Death beats equally at the poor man's gate and at the palaces of kings.

A poor but humble man who gives nothing to charity is preferrable to a rich but haughty man who does.

Poor man quote The foolish man seeks happiness in the distance, the wise man grows it under his

The foolish man seeks happiness in the distance, the wise man grows it under his feet.

The Prophet Muhammad (s) said: "Do not turn away a poor man.

..even if all you can give is half a date. If you love the poor and bring them near you...God will bring you near Him on the Day of Resurrection."

Every man is rich or poor according to the degree in which he can afford to enjoy the necessaries, conveniences, and amusements of human life.

Poor man wanna be rich, rich man wanna be king, and a king ain't satisfied until he rules everything.

Poor man quote If you want to test a man’s character give him power.

If you want to test a man’s character give him power.

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

Better is a poor man who walks in his integrity than a rich man who is crooked in his ways.

Why bad things happen to good people

Poor man quote Words of comfort skillfully administered are the oldest therapy known to man.

Words of comfort skillfully administered are the oldest therapy known to man.

The really poor man is not the one who lacks money, but the one who lacks the joy of the heart.

If it's that difficult for a rich man to get into heaven, think how terrible it must be for a poor man to get in . He doesn't even have a bribe for the gatekeeper.

There are those who argue that everything breaks even in this old dump of a world of ours. I suppose these ginks who argue that way hold that because the rich man gets ice in the summer and the poor man gets it in the winter things are breaking even for both. Maybe so, but I'll swear I can't see it that way.

Poor man quote The man who has confidence in himself gains the confidence of others.

The man who has confidence in himself gains the confidence of others.

Each man is good in the sight of the Great Spirit.

It is not necessary for eagles to be crows. Now we are poor but we are free. No white man controls our footsteps. If we must die, we die defending our rights.

I blame my mother for my poor sex life. All she told me was 'the man goes on top and the woman underneath.' For three years my husband and I slept in bunk beds.

A righteous wife can make a poor man feel like a king.

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

I am poor and feeble, persecuted and vulnerable, Yeshua conquered me, and with the New Man he honored me, He delivered me from the poverty-stricken self with his great love, he cherishes me.

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