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More luck to honest poverty,
It claims respect, and a' that;
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Slow rises worth, by poverty depressed:
Poverty is the result of bad adjustment between the soul and its desires.... In the days of great poverty, I did not mind the sens ...
You the rich are no whit more attractive or capable than you who were poor and struggling a few years back. But when before you pl ...
Poverty is relative, and the lack of food and of the necessities of life is not necessarily a hardship. Spiritual and social ostra ...
The great advantage in noble parentage is that enables one to endure poverty more easily.
Do not love sleep, or else you will come to poverty; open your eyes, and you will have plenty of bread.
A little sleep, a little slumber, a little folding of the hands to rest, and poverty will come upon you like a robber, and want, l ...
In all toil there is profit, but mere talk leads only to poverty.
For all of them have contributed out of their abundance; but she out of her poverty has put in everything she had, all she had to ...
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