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I was obsessed with being popular in high school and never achieved it. There's photos from our high school musicals, and I'm comically in the deep background, wearing a beggar's costume.


Mindy Kaling


#background #beggar #being #costume #deep

Better a living beggar than a buried emperor.


Jean de La Fontaine


#better #buried #emperor #living #than

He wrapped himself in quotations - as a beggar would enfold himself in the purple of Emperors.


Rudyard Kipling


#emperors #himself #purple #quotations #would

There are people who can never forgive a beggar for their not having given him anything.


Karl Kraus


#beggar #forgive #given #having #him

More than 55,000 men from Bomber Command lost their lives, of whom 38,000 were British. That's one in 10 of all the British servicemen lost in the Second World War. It beggars belief that there has not been some recognition for what they gave until now.


Carol Vorderman


#beggars #belief #bomber #british #command

The beggar wears all colors fearing none.


Charles Lamb


#colors #fearing #none #wears

Patience, the beggar's virtue, shall find no harbor here.


Philip Massinger


#beggar #find #harbor #here #shall

Poverty is when there is no food and a child is forced to fill its stomach with water for the night.


Matsime Simon Mohapi


#debts #depths-of-poverty #indecent-life #food

This Path to God Made me such an old sweet beggar. I was starving until one night My love tricked God Himself To fall into my bowl. Now Hafiz is infintely rich, But all I ever want to do Is keep emptying out My emerald-filled Pockets Upon This tear-stained World.


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#love

As they were walking, a beggar came up, holding his hand out and crying, "Baksheesh! Baksheesh!" Mike kept on going but Mitchell stopped. Digging into his pocket, he pulled out twenty paise and placed it in the beggar's dirty hand. Mike said, "I used to give to beggars when I first came here. But then I realized, it's hopeless. It never stops." "Jesus said you should give to whoever asks you," Mitchell said. "Yeah, well," Mike said, "obviously Jesus was never in Calcutta.


Jeffrey Eugenides


#calcutta #charity #jesus #poor #poverty






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