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Because they did not see merit where they should have seen it, people, to express their regret, will go and leave a lot of money to the very people who will be the first to throw stones at the next person who has anything to say and finds a difficulty in getting a hearing.
~ Samuel Butler | ( British poet and satirist. ) | 1612-1680 | Benefactors
quotes Division : Satirists and Cynic   
     
In your Salvation shelter I saw poverty, misery, cold and hunger. You gave them bread and treacle and dreams of heaven. I give from thirty shillings a week to twelve thousand a year. They find their own dreams; but I look after the drainage.
~ George Bernard Shaw | ( Irish writer. ) | 1856-1950 | Benefactors
quotes Division : Irish writers   
     
With regard to donations always expect the most from prudent people, who keep their own accounts.
~ Joseph Addison | (English essayist and poet ) | 1672 - 1719 | Benefactors
quotes Division : Essayists   
     
With regard to donations always expect the most from prudent people, who keep their own accounts.
~ Joseph Addison | (English essayist and poet ) | 1672 - 1719 | Benefactors
quotes Division : Essayists