Quotes by wealth

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  • Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
    American poet and philosopher 1803-1882
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    There is a time when a man distinguishes the idea of felicity from the idea of wealth; it is the beginning of wisdom.
  • Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
    American poet and philosopher 1803-1882
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    There is no prosperity, trade, art, city, or great material wealth of any kind, but if you trace it home, you will find it rooted in a thought of some individual man.
  • Percy Bysshe Shelley
    Percy Bysshe Shelley
    English poet 1792-1822
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    There is no real wealth but the labor of man.
  • Anthony Trollope
    Anthony Trollope
    British writer 1815-1882
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    There is no road to wealth so easy and respectable as that of matrimony.
  • Anthony de Mello
    Anthony de Mello
    Indian Jesuit priest and psychotherapist 1931-1987
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    These things will destroy the human race: politics without principle, progress without compassion, wealth without work, learning without silence, religion without fearlessness and worship without awareness.
  • Claude M. Bristol
    Claude M. Bristol
    American writer 1891-1951
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    Thought is the original source of all wealth, all success, all material gain, all great discoveries and inventions, and of all achievement.
  • John Greenleaf Whittier
    John Greenleaf Whittier
    American poet and writer 1807-1892
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    Through this broad street, restless ever, ebbs and flows a human tide, wave on wave a living river; wealth and fashion side by side; Toiler, idler, slave and master, in the same quick current glide.
  • Bernard Mandeville
    Bernard Mandeville
    British writer and artist 1670-1733
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    Thus every Part was full of Vice,
    Yet the whole Mass a Paradise;
    Flatter'd in Peace, and fear'd in Wars,
    They were th' Esteem of Foreigners,
    And lavish of their Wealth and Lives,
    The Balance of all other Hives.
    Source: The Fable of the Bees The Grumbling Hive, line 155, p. 9
  • Barack Obama
    Barack Obama
    American politician 1961-
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    Tonight we proved once more that the true strength of our nation comes not from the might of our arms or the scale of our wealth, but from the enduring power of our ideals: democracy, liberty, opportunity and unyielding hope.
    Source: Speech Chicago 04-11-2008
  • Benedict Cumberbatch
    Benedict Cumberbatch
    English actor 1976-
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    Upper class to me means you are either born into wealth or you're Royalty.
  • Kofi Annan
    Kofi Annan
    Ghanaian diplomat 1938-
    Kofi Annan
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    Violence against women is perhaps the most shameful human rights violation, and it is perhaps the most pervasive. It knows no boundaries of geography, culture or wealth. As long as it continues, we cannot claim to be making real progress towards equality, development and peace.
  • Socrates
    Socrates
    Greek philosopher 469 BC - 399 BC
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    Wars and revolutions and battles are due simply and solely to the body and its desires. All wars are undertaken for the acquisition of wealth; and the reason why we have to acquire wealth is the body, because we are slaves in its service.
  • John Dewey
    John Dewey
    American philosopher 1859-1952
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    We cannot seek or attain health, wealth, learning, justice or kindness in general. Action is always specific, concrete, individualized, unique.
  • Angela Davis
    Angela Davis
    American political activist, philosopher, academic, and author 1944-
    Angela Davis
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    We have accumulated a wealth of historical experience which confirms our belief that the scales of American justice are out of balance.
  • Albert Claude
    Albert Claude
    Belgian-American cell biologist and doctor 1899-1983
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    We have entered the cell, the Mansion of our birth, and started the inventory of our acquired wealth.
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