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Quotation by Cecil Frances Alexander
The rich man in his castle,
The poor man at his gate,
God made them, high or lowly,
And order'd their estate.
Cecil Frances Alexander (1818–1895), Irish poet, hymn writer. All Things Bright and Beautiful, Hymns for Little Children (1848).
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