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Paul Harrison Quotes and Sayings

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The poor tread lightest on the earth.
The higher our income, the more resources we control
and the more havoc we wreak.
- Paul Harrison

Give me your tired, your poor,
your huddled masses yearning to breathe free.
- written on the Statue of Liberty in New York harbor PHOTO

When life is too easy for us, we must beware
or we may not be ready to meet the blows
which sooner or later come to everyone, rich or poor.
- Eleanor Roosevelt

Let us touch the dying, the poor,
the lonely and the unwanted
according to the graces we have received
and let us not be ashamed
or slow to do the humble work.
- Mother Teresa

 

Outer show is a poor substitute for inner worth.
- Aesop

No one has ever become poor by giving.
- Anne Frank

We are rich only through what we give,
and poor only through what we refuse.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

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If the misery of the poor be caused
not by the laws of nature,
but by our institutions,
great is our sin.
- Charles Darwin

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

Who, being loved, is poor?
- Oscar Wilde

Far better is it to dare mighty things,
to win glorious triumphs,
even though chequered by failure,
than to take rank with those poor spirits
who neither enjoy much nor suffer much,
because they live in the grey twilight
that knows not victory or defeat.
- Theodore Roosevelt

A rich man is nothing but a poor man with money.
- W. C. Fields PHOTO

Jesus preached more and taught more
about helping the poor and the sick and the hungry
than he did about heaven and hell.
Shouldn't that tell us something?
- John Grisham

Our life of poverty is as necessary as the work itself.
Only in heaven will we see how much we owe to the poor
for helping us to love God better because of them.
- Mother Teresa

I cannot pretend to be impartial about the colors.
I rejoice with the brilliant ones, and
am genuinely sorry for the poor browns.
- Winston Churchill

But, alas!
what poor Woman is ever taught that she should have
a higher Design than to get her a Husband?
- Mary Astell

The Moon Cannot Be Stolen:
A thief entered the little hut of a Zen Master,
but discovered there was nothing to steal.
The Zen Master discovered the thief.
"You have come a long way to visit me," he told the prowler,
"and you should not return empty-handed.
Please take my clothes as a gift."
The thief was bewildered,
but he took the clothes and slunk away.
The Zen Master sat naked, watching the moon.
"Poor fellow," he mused,
"I wish I could have given him this beautiful moon."
- Traditional Zen Koan

I love this work I do.
It's a privilege to serve the poor.
- Bono

The only difference between the Democrats and the Republicans
is that the Democrats allow the poor to be corrupt,
too.
- Oscar Levant

When the rich think about the poor, they have poor ideas.
- Evita Peron

We who are liberal and progressive know that the poor
are our equals in every sense except that of being equal to us.
- Lionel Trilling

The direct use of force is such a poor solution to any problem,
it is generally employed only by small children and large nations.
- David Friedman

A business that makes nothing but money is a poor business.
- Henry Ford

We approach people the same way we approach our cars.
We take the poor kid to a doctor and ask,
What's wrong with him, how much will it cost,
and when can I pick him up?
- James Hillman

The man of science is a poor philosopher.
- Albert Einstein

I try to give to the poor people for love
what the rich could get for money.
No, I wouldn't touch a leper for a thousand pounds;
yet I willingly cure him for the love of God.
- Mother Teresa

No society can surely be flourishing and happy,
of which the far greater part of the members are poor and miserable.
- Adam Smith

I'd like to live as a poor man with lots of money.
- Pablo Picasso

The poor don't know that their function in life is
to exercise our generosity.
- Jean-Paul Sartre

Anger makes dull men witty, but it keeps them poor.
- Francis Bacon

It is only the poor who pay cash,
and that not from virtue,
but because they are refused credit.
- Anatole France

When the rich wage war, it's the poor who die.
- Jean-Paul Sartre

Keeping books on social aid is capitalistic nonsense.
I just use the money for the poor.
I can't stop to count it.
- Evita Peron

A person cannot love a plant after he has pruned it,
then he has either done a poor job or is devoid of emotion.
- Liberty Hyde Bailey

To give aid to every poor man is far beyond the reach and power of every man.
Care of the poor is incumbent on society as a whole.
- Charles Edwards

Religion is what keeps the poor from murdering the rich.
- Napoleon Bonaparte

It's a poor sort of memory that only works backwards.
- Lewis Carroll

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

Have compassion for all beings, rich and poor alike.
Each has their suffering.
Some suffer too much, others too little.
- The Buddha

Life is a dream for the wise, a game for the fool,
a comedy for the rich, a tragedy for the poor.
- Sholom Aleichem

The man who says he is willing to meet you halfway
is usually a poor judge of distance.
- Laurence J. Peter

The Christian missionary may preach the gospel
to the poor naked heathen,
but the spiritual heathen who populate Europe
have as yet heard nothing of Christianity.
- Carl Jung

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

Poor, dear, silly Spring, preparing her annual surprise!
- Wallace Stevens

Youth is the best time to be rich, and the best time to be poor.
- Euripides

Ours is not a poor country and even though we are now a poor people,
there should be no room for the despondency that has
settled on large sections of the population.
- John Agyekum Kufuor

It is the poor man who'll ever count his flock.
- Ovid

In the best days of our republic Americans were fiercely
proud of the fact that rich and poor met on such equal terms in so many ways,
and without the slightest trace of hostility.
- Robert Welch

Prophecy, however honest, is generally a poor substitute for experience.
- Benjamin Cardozo

A man who cannot work without his hypodermic needle is a poor doctor.
The amount of narcotic you use is inversely proportional to your skill.
- Martin H. Fischer

The rich swell up with pride, the poor from hunger.
- Sholom Aleichem

The pleasures of the imagination are as it were only
drawings and models which are played with by poor people
who cannot afford the real thing.
- Georg C. Lichtenberg

I think I'm a very poor piano player.
- Ray Manzarek

The poor wish to be rich, the rich wish to be happy,
the single wish to be married, and the married wish to be dead.
- Ann Landers

In 1970 I realized that there was negligible risk from
x-rays but many radiographs had poor image quality
so that the risk from a false negative was significant.
- John Cameron

We are privileged.
There are poor people out there.
We must to do something to make them privileged.
- Antonia Fraser

I believe we ought to subsidize some health care for the poor,
but Medicare subsidizes everyone's health care.
- James Q. Wilson

I was born in Montreal in 1939, the second son of poor immigrants.
- Sidney Altman

I worshipped money so much that it ruined my life.
Money is not my god.
I just want to manage His money for Him,
for the poor people, the lost kids.
I just love everybody.
- Brian Welch

The seminaries must be like the churches' poor relations,
prolonging their existence with austerity.
- Abraham Kuyper

Oh the nerves, the nerves; the mysteries of this machine called man!
Oh the little that unhinges it, poor creatures that we are!
- Charles Dickens

The poor are prevented from thinking by the discipline of others,
the rich by their own.
- Theodor Adorno

It is a poor sermon that gives no offense;
that neither makes the hearer displeased with himself nor with the preacher.
- George Whitefield

Who says Australia offers not a home for every poor Englishman,
or any other countryman that finds his way to our shores?
And what sort of thanks do we get for it?
- Henry Lawson

Experience demands that man is
the only animal which devours his own kind,
for I can apply no milder term to
the general prey of the rich on the poor.
- Thomas Jefferson

Being broke is a temporary situation.
Being poor is a state of mind.
- Mike Todd

The common argument that crime is caused by poverty
is a kind of slander on the poor.
- H. L. Mencken

There is one class of men, whom it especially behoves
to be tenacious of the right of free discussion.
I mean the poor.
- Gerrit Smith

My parents were founders of the Cuban Communist Party,
and I grew up extremely poor.
- Guillermo Cabrera Infante

Not only does the proportion of the poor increase with the growth of the city,
but their condition becomes more wretched.
- Josiah Strong

Filipinos want beauty.
I have to look beautiful so that the poor Filipinos
will have a star to look at from their slums.
- Imelda Marcos


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