For more of these instainsecureshowoffs:
“They have more money than you and this is what they do.”
Good fortune—whether inheritance, success, health, love—can make us generous, noblesse oblige, we can appreciate our lives…or we can show off and form cliques to keep losers out and close ourselves to reality and revel in our lazy unearned and hoarded privilege…and in so doing, we lose our own life, lonely, eating our gold and dying of a starved soul.
And 10 Wise Quotes on Wealth:
In a country well governed, poverty is something to be ashamed of. In a country badly governed, wealth is something to be ashamed of. ~ Confucius
“The greatness of a man is not in how much wealth he acquires, but in his integrity and his ability to affect those around him positively.” ~ Bob Marley
“Call it democracy, or call it democratic socialism, but there must be a better distribution of wealth within this country for all God’s children.” ~ Martin Luther King Jr.
“No society can surely be flourishing and happy, of which the far greater part of the members are poor and miserable” ~ Adam Smith
“There is the moral of all human tales;” “Tis but the same rehearsal of the past, First Freedom, and then Glory — when that fails, Wealth, vice, corruption, — barbarism at last. And History, with all her volumes vast, Hath but one page” ~ Lord Byron
Ill fares the land, to hastening ills a prey, Where wealth accumulates, and men decay. ~ Oliver Goldsmith
“We can either have democracy in this country or we can have great wealth concentrated in the hands of a few, but we can’t have both.” ~ Louis Brandeis U.S. Supreme Court Justice
hot on elephant
A letter to the Anger that refuses to Leave Me. 4,334 shares A Relationship will only be as Good as the Sex. 4,396 shares Welcome to Pisces Season: A Love there is no Coming Back From. 11,352 shares How Each Zodiac Sign Prefers to Celebrate Valentine’s Day. 24 shares How Women ruin Good Men. 1,837 share What Rumi had to Say about Unhappy Love. 370 shares Not sure I thought I’d ever say this, but Ashton Kutcher is about to inspire you to tears. 2,794 shares If You have to “Think About It,” then I’m Not the One for You. 2,106 shares How we can go to Heaven without Dragging Others with Us. 176 shares A Cure for our Single Status. 416 shares