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What mean ye that ye beat my people to pieces, and grind the faces of the poor?
For you always have the poor with you...
For unto every one that hath shall be given, and he shall have abundance; but from him that hath not shall be taken away even that
One banquet in a rich family could feed a poor man's family for half a year.
A superior person desires truth more than he fears poverty.
From behind the red gates comes the stink of wine and meat, while along the road sides lie the bones of the frozen dead.
Better to endure hardship in youth than poverty in old age.
Better to go from poverty to riches than from riches to poverty.
While one family is well-fed and clothed, a thousand others grumble.
Just as it cannot rain for an entire year, so one cannot remain poor all one's life.
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