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  • Henry David Thoreau
    Henry David Thoreau
    American writer 1817-1862
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    I sat at a table where were rich food and wine in abundance, and obsequious attendance, but sincerity and truth were not; and I went away hungry from the inhospitable board.
  • Mother Teresa
    Mother Teresa
    Albanian-Indian Roman Catholic nun and missionary 1910-1997
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    Even the rich are hungry for love, for being cared for, for being wanted, for having someone to call their own.
  • Joe Dimaggio
    Joe Dimaggio
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    A ball player has got to be kept hungry be become a big leaguer. That is why no boy from a rich family ever made the big leagues.
  • Jack London
    Jack London
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    A bone to the dog is not charity. Charity is the bone shared with the dog, when you are just as hungry as the dog.
  • Adlai E. Stevenson II
    Adlai E. Stevenson II
    American lawyer, politician, and diplomat 1900-1965
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    A hungry man is not a free man.
  • Cass McCombs
    Cass McCombs
    American musician 1977-
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    A lot of people don't know what it's like to actually be hungry. I do. I've also slept on the streets.
  • William Shakespeare
    William Shakespeare
    English playwright and poet 1564-1616
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    Age cannot wither her, nor custom stale her infinite variety. Other women cloy the appetites they feed, but she makes hungry where most she satisfies.
  • Elie Wiesel
    Elie Wiesel
    Rumanian-born American Writer 1928-
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    As long as one dissident is in prison, our freedom will not be true. As long as one child is hungry, our lives will be filled with anguish and shame.
    Source: Nobel acceptance speech (1986)
  • B. F. Skinner
    B. F. Skinner
    American psychologist, behaviorist and author 1904-1990
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    Behavior used to be reinforced by great deprivation; if people weren't hungry, they wouldn't work. Now we are committed to feeding people whether they work or not. Nor is money as great a reinforcer as it once was. People no longer work for punitive reasons, yet our culture offers no new satisfactions.
  • Buck Owens
    Buck Owens
    American musician, singer, songwriter 1929-2006
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    But most distinctly, I remember always saying to myself that when I get big, I'm not going to go to bed hungry, I'm not going to wear hand-me-down clothes.
  • William Blake
    William Blake
    English poet 1757-1827
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    Cruelty has a Human Heart, And jealousy a Human Face; Terror the Human Form Divine, And secrecy the Human Dress. The Human Dress is forged Iron, The Human Form a Fiery Forge, The Human Face a Furnace seal d, The Human Heart its hungry gorge.
  • Winston Churchill
    Winston Churchill
    English statesman 1874-1965
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    Dictators ride to and fro upon tigers which they dare not dismount. And the tigers are getting hungry.
  • Aldous Huxley
    Aldous Huxley
    English writer 1894-1963
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    Every idol, however exalted, turns out, in the long run, to be a Moloch, hungry for human sacrifice.
  • St. John Chrysostom
    St. John Chrysostom
    Early Church Father and archbishop 347-407
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    Feeding the hungry is a greater work than raising the dead.
  • Leo Durocher
    Leo Durocher
    American professional baseball player, manager and coach 1905-1991
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    Give me some scratching, diving, hungry ballplayers who come to kill you.
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