Quotations that match 'wealthy'.I'm a very wealthy man.
[ Man Very Wealthy]
Don't expect anyone else to support you. Maybe you'll have a trust fund. Maybe you'll have a wealthy spouse. But you never know when either of them might run out.
[ Anyone Either Else Expect Fund Know Maybe Might Never Out Run Spouse Support Them Trust Wealthy]
That Rome was comparatively great and wealthy is certain.
[ Certain Comparatively Great Rome Wealthy]
We weren't wealthy but we definitely weren't poor. We were incredibly rich because there was a wonderful community in Shepherd's Bush, where I grew up. All my friends were into villainy and crime.
[ Because Bush Community Crime Definitely Friends Grew Incredibly Into Poor Rich Shepherd Up Villainy Wealthy Were Weren Where Wonderful]
I think that's most unfortunate about our Democratic system, that you're confining it to people who are either very wealthy in their own right or have capacity to gain access to large amounts of money.
[ Access Amounts Capacity Confining Democratic Either Gain Large Money Most Our Own Right System Their Think Unfortunate Very Wealthy]
There are probably more annoying things than being hectored about African development by a wealthy Irish rock star in a cowboy hat, but I can't think of one at the moment.
[ African Annoying Being Cowboy Development Hat Irish Moment More Probably Rock Star Than Things Think Wealthy]
On the show, we are not trying to get people to eat their vegetables; we are not trying to get people to become Democrats. We are basically trying to encourage people to get involved with public life so that politics isn't left to the wealthy and privileged.
[ Basically Become Democrats Eat Encourage Get Involved Left Life Politics Privileged Public Show Their Trying Vegetables Wealthy]
You can't be evangelical and associate yourself with Jesus and what he says about the poor and just have no other domestic concerns than tax cuts for wealthy people.
[ Associate Concerns Cuts Domestic Evangelical Jesus Just Other Poor Says Tax Than Wealthy Yourself]
Congress had the opportunity to extend tax relief to working families without increasing the deficit. Instead, we were handed a bill that favors the wealthy and eliminates deductions that benefit the middle class.
[ Benefit Bill Class Congress Deductions Deficit Eliminates Extend Families Favors Had Handed Increasing Instead Middle Opportunity Relief Tax Wealthy Were Without Working]
At the same time, Republicans are pushing a $70 billion tax package that will overwhelmingly benefit the most wealthy Americans and actually increases the deficit by $16 billion.
[ Actually Americans Benefit Billion Deficit Increases Most Overwhelmingly Package Pushing Republicans Same Tax Time Wealthy Will]
People hate me because I am a multifaceted, talented, wealthy, internationally famous genius.
[ Am Because Famous Genius Hate Internationally Multifaceted Talented Wealthy]
Although golf was originally restricted to wealthy, overweight Protestants, today it's open to anybody who owns hideous clothing.
[ Although Anybody Clothing Golf Hideous Open Originally Overweight Owns Protestants Restricted Today Wealthy]
Wealthy men can't live in an island that is encircled by poverty. We all breathe the same air. We must give a chance to everyone, at least a basic chance.
[ Air Basic Breathe Chance Everyone Give Island Least Live Men Must Poverty Same Wealthy]
Nearly every glamorous, wealthy, successful career woman you might envy now started out as some kind of schlep.
[ Career Envy Every Glamorous Kind Might Nearly Now Out Some Started Successful Wealthy Woman]
If you go back to the time of J.P. Morgan, the world of high finance was completely wholesale. The prestigious investment banks on Wall Street appealed exclusively to large corporations, governments, and to extremely wealthy individuals.
[ Appealed Back Banks Completely Corporations Exclusively Extremely Finance Go Governments High Individuals Investment Large Morgan Prestigious Street Time Wall Wealthy Wholesale World]
It means that, in fact, it's - whether fascist is the right word I don't know - more of a plutocracy than anything resembling a democracy; it has become a nation controlled by a very small, very wealthy elite.
[ Anything Become Controlled Democracy Elite Fact Fascist Know Means More Nation Resembling Right Small Than Very Wealthy Whether Word]
Some of the greatest social reformers of our time were wealthy.
[ Greatest Our Reformers Social Some Time Wealthy Were]
My parents were neither wealthy nor academic, but we lived comfortably and they were always extremely supportive of my academic efforts and aspirations, both at school and university.
[ Academic Always Aspirations Both Comfortably Efforts Extremely Lived Neither Nor Parents School Supportive University Wealthy Were]
We should not allow wealthy people, including corporate criminals, to hide their assets and avoid paying their bills.
[ Allow Assets Avoid Bills Corporate Criminals Hide Including Paying Should Their Wealthy]
Now, twenty years old, I come out and I go back to Greenwich Village. Now, of course, I'm a wealthy man.
[ Back Come Course Go Greenwich Man Now Old Out Twenty Village Wealthy Years]
The whole process of getting licenses to broadcast, which took place decades ago, was done behind closed doors by powerful lobbies, and wealthy commercial interests got all the licenses with no public input, no congressional input for that matter.
[ Ago Behind Broadcast Closed Commercial Congressional Decades Done Doors Getting Got Input Interests Licenses Lobbies Matter Place Powerful Process Public Took Wealthy Which Whole]
We've only been wealthy in this country for 70 years. Who said we ought to have all this? Is it ordained?
[ Been Country Only Ordained Ought Said Wealthy Years]
How unfair the fate which ordains that those who have the least should be always adding to the treasury of the wealthy.
[ Adding Always Fate How Least Should Those Treasury Unfair Wealthy Which]
I have had lots of friends who've been affected by Aids and a very good friend of mine, Oscar Moore, died of Aids and I was with him in his last year quite a bit. And of course he was a man living in a very rich culture with a wealthy family who was able to afford health care.
[ Able Affected Afford Aids Been Bit Care Course Culture Died Family Friend Friends Good Had Health Him His Last Living Lots Man Mine Moore Oscar Quite Rich Very Wealthy Year]
The system that had grown up in most states is that wealthy districts with an affluent population can afford to spend a lot more on their public school systems than the poorer districts.
[ Affluent Afford Districts Grown Had Lot More Most Poorer Population Public School Spend States System Systems Than Their Up Wealthy]
Wealthy men, too, like several of those in our neighborhood, had so many slaves that they were compelled to buy other plantations on which to employ them.
[ Buy Compelled Employ Had Many Men Neighborhood Other Our Plantations Several Slaves Them Those Too Wealthy Were Which]
The life of the wealthy is one long Sunday.
[ Life Long Sunday Wealthy]
I refuse to feel guilty. I feel guilty about too much in my life but not about money. I went through periods when I had nothing, so somebody in my family has to get stinkin' wealthy.
[ Family Feel Get Guilty Had Life Money Much Nothing Periods Refuse Somebody Through Too Wealthy Went]
The poetry of heroism appeals irresistibly to those who don't go to a war, and even more to those whom the war is making enormously wealthy. It's always so.
[ Always Appeals Enormously Even Go Heroism Irresistibly Making More Poetry Those War Wealthy Whom]
I came from a wealthy family. I made over my share of the estate to various charities.
[ Came Charities Estate Family Made Over Share Various Wealthy]
A wealthy landowner cannot cultivate and improve his farm without spreading comfort and well-being around him. Rich and abundant crops, a numerous population and a prosperous countryside are the rewards for his efforts.
[ Abundant Around Cannot Comfort Countryside Crops Cultivate Efforts Farm Him His Improve Numerous Population Prosperous Rewards Rich Spreading Wealthy Well-Being Without]
You aren't wealthy until you have something money can't buy.
[ Buy Money Something Until Wealthy]
I'm going to fight until the end. My husband is worth it. He wanted me to have it. He was worth a lot. He was a very, very wealthy man.
[ End Fight Going Husband Lot Man Until Very Wanted Wealthy Worth]
The President is destroying the fabric of America with a combined policy of war, tax cuts for the wealthy, and reductions in spending for domestic needs.
[ America Combined Cuts Destroying Domestic Fabric Needs Policy President Reductions Spending Tax War Wealthy]
Sometimes people who get wealthy when they are very, very young, it's a curse to them. They don't realize it.
[ Curse Get Realize Sometimes Them Very Wealthy Young]
If the people are happy, united, wealthy, and powerful, we presume the rest. We conclude that to be good from whence good is derived.
[ Conclude Derived Good Happy Powerful Presume Rest United Wealthy Whence]
This administration is cutting the programs that our Nation and its citizens need most, while dissolving the safety nets created to protect the elderly and less fortunate in this wealthy Nation.
[ Administration Citizens Created Cutting Elderly Fortunate Less Most Nation Need Nets Our Programs Protect Safety Wealthy While]
The real reason to oppose increasing tax rates on the wealthy is that it's a good bet they could do more to help the economy if they keep their money rather than have their earnings confiscated by the government and spent on another round of stimulus.
[ Another Bet Could Earnings Economy Good Government Help Increasing Keep Money More Oppose Rates Rather Real Reason Round Spent Stimulus Tax Than Their Wealthy]
Power is not of a man. Wealth does not center in the person of the wealthy. Celebrity is not inherent in any personality. To be celebrated, to be wealthy, to have power requires access to major institutions.
[ Access Any Celebrated Celebrity Center Does Inherent Institutions Major Man Person Personality Power Requires Wealth Wealthy]
For the fifth year in a row, the Bush budget cuts city core services to pay for wealthy tax breaks. And once again, the mayor's requests were not funded.
[ Again Breaks Budget Bush City Core Cuts Fifth Funded Mayor Once Pay Requests Row Services Tax Wealthy Were Year]
I'm convinced that unless you have some public financing of elections, you are never going to remove the power of wealthy interests over elected officials.
[ Convinced Elected Elections Financing Going Interests Never Officials Over Power Public Remove Some Unless Wealthy]
Far less wealthy industrialized countries have committed to end child poverty, while the United States is sliding backwards. We can do better. We must demand that our leaders do better.
[ Backwards Better Child Committed Countries Demand End Far Industrialized Leaders Less Must Our Poverty Sliding States United Wealthy While]
These wealthy people were very interested in contemporary music. They wanted to help diffuse it and get it to be known to other people.
[ Contemporary Diffuse Get Help Interested Known Music Other These Very Wanted Wealthy Were]
All my life I've been prejudiced against wealthy people.
[ Against Been Life Prejudiced Wealthy]
Early to rise and early to bed makes a man healthy, wealthy, and dead.
[ Bed Dead Early Healthy Makes Man Rise Wealthy]
Until 1943 I received no stipend. I was able to support myself as my mother was the daughter of a relatively wealthy cotton manufacturer.
[ Able Cotton Daughter Manufacturer Mother Myself Received Relatively Stipend Support Until Wealthy]
How many millionaires do you know who have become wealthy by investing in savings accounts? I rest my case.
[ Accounts Become Case How Investing Know Many Millionaires Rest Savings Wealthy]
It was a wealthy family, and they heard me talk about movies, and they told me I should go into movies. That's the benefit of hanging out with rich people; they have no sense of what is or isn't possible.
[ Benefit Family Go Hanging Heard Into Movies Out Possible Rich Sense Should Talk Told Wealthy]
Racism, in the first place, is a weapon used by the wealthy to increase the profits they bring in by paying Black workers less for their work.
[ Black Bring First Increase Less Paying Place Profits Racism Their Used Wealthy Weapon Work Workers]
True conservation provides for wise use by the general public. The American people do not want our resources preserved for the exclusive use of the wealthy. These land and water resources belong to the people, and people of all income levels should have easy access to them.
[ Access American Belong Conservation Easy Exclusive General Income Land Levels Our Preserved Provides Public Resources Should Them These True Use Want Water Wealthy Wise]
For students today, only 10 percent of children from working-class families graduate from college by the age of 24 as compared to 58 percent of upper-middle-class and wealthy families.
[ Age Children College Compared Families Graduate Only Percent Students Today Wealthy Working-Class Working-Class]
I made a small fortune. I made a lot of money and I made a lot of other people wealthy.
[ Fortune Lot Made Money Other Small Wealthy]
We are looking at a future where to a first approximation, everyone is wealthy.
[ Approximation Everyone First Future Looking Wealthy Where]
We pass bills authorizing improvements and grants. But when it comes time to pay for these programs, we'd rather put the country's money toward tax breaks for the wealthy than for police officers who are protecting our communities.
[ Authorizing Bills Breaks Comes Communities Country Grants Improvements Money Officers Our Pass Pay Police Programs Protecting Put Rather Tax Than These Time Toward Wealthy]
Because, I figured that, because I was a successful man, I was wealthy, I was, you know, seemingly intelligent - even that I am not intelligent enough to ask for help.
[ Am Ask Because Enough Even Figured Help Intelligent Know Man Seemingly Successful Wealthy]
The townspeople outside the reservations had a very superior attitude toward Indians, which was kind of funny, because they weren't very wealthy; they were on the fringes of society themselves.
[ Attitude Because Fringes Funny Had Indians Kind Outside Reservations Society Superior Themselves Toward Very Wealthy Were Weren Which]
The rights of the individual are greatly prized in the developed world, but in many other regions they are considered a luxury reserved for the impossibly wealthy.
[ Considered Developed Greatly Individual Luxury Many Other Prized Regions Reserved Rights Wealthy World]
No, I'm not wealthy.
My father, who was from a wealthy family and highly educated, a lawyer, Yale and Columbia, walked out with the benefit of a healthy push from my mother, a seventh grade graduate, who took a typing course and got a secretarial job as fast as she could.
[ Benefit Columbia Could Course Educated Family Fast Father Got Grade Graduate Healthy Highly Job Lawyer Mother Out Push Secretarial Seventh She Took Typing Walked Wealthy Yale]
While I recognize the great value and importance of prescription drugs and strongly support a continued U.S. focus on pharmaceutical research and development, our nation's seniors cannot be asked to subsidize the drug costs of other wealthy industrialized nations any longer.
[ Any Asked Cannot Continued Costs Development Focus Great Importance Industrialized Longer Nation Nations Other Our Pharmaceutical Prescription Recognize Research Seniors Strongly Subsidize Support Value Wealthy While]
It is evident that in the period designated as that of the kings, when Rome commenced her career of conquest, she was, for that time and country, a great and wealthy city.
[ Career City Commenced Conquest Country Designated Evident Great Her Kings Period Rome She Time Wealthy]
I have about concluded that wealth is a state of mind, and that anyone can acquire a wealthy state of mind by thinking rich thoughts.
[ Acquire Anyone Concluded Mind Rich State Thinking Thoughts Wealth Wealthy]
The conspicuously wealthy turn up urging the character building values of the privation of the poor.
[ Building Character Conspicuously Poor Privation Turn Up Urging Values Wealthy]
The wealthy are always surrounded by hangers-on; science and art are as well.
[ Always Art Science Surrounded Wealthy Well]