Posts Tagged ‘beggar’

Shakespeare on Beggary of Poor in Spirit

Posted by admin on Thursday, June 6, 2013

William Shakespeare in This King John quote emphasizes our discontent at both wealth and poverty, while focusing on finances at either end of the money spectrum. William Shakespeare said:

Well, whiles I am a beggar, I will rail, And say there is no sin but to be rich; And being rich, my virtue then shall be To say there is no vice but beggary

— William Shakespeare

Robert Ingersoll on Beggars Spending Like Kings

Posted by admin on Friday, February 8, 2013

Robert G. Ingersoll Money Quotation saying miserly kings are no better than a beggar if they hold tight to their money rather than releasing it to do good for the kingdom. Robert G. Ingersoll said:

I would rather be a beggar and spend my money like a king, than be a king and spend money like a beggar
— Robert G. Ingersoll

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