Famous Beggars Quotes Quotations

Famous Beggars Quotes

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A list of the best beggars quotes and sayings, including the names of each speaker or author when available. This list is sorted by popularity, so only the most famous beggars quotes are at the top. The authors of these historic beggars quotes are displayed next to each quote, so if you see one you like be sure to check out other inspirational quotes from that same writer.

This list answers the questions, "What are the best quotes about beggars?" and "What are inspirational beggars quotes?"

This list includes notable beggars quotes by various authors, writers, playwrights, speakers, politicians, athletes, poets, and more. Vote on your favorites so that the greatest beggars quotes rise to the top, as the order of the list changes dynamically based on votes. Don't let your favorite beggars sayings get to the bottom of the list.

List Criteria: Must be a famous or well-known quote. If a quote is cut off you can hover over the text to see the full quote.

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    Beggars should be entirely abolished! Truly, it is annoying to give to them and annoying not to give to them.

    Friedrich Nietzsche More
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    God ordains that beggars should beg for greatness, as for all else, when greatness shines out of them, and they don't know it.

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    If begging should unfortunately be thy lot, knock at the large gates only.

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    As for begging, it is safer to beg than to take, but it is finer to take than to beg.

    Oscar Wilde More
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    new! All religions have honored the beggar. For he proves that in a matter at the same time as prosaic and holy, banal and regenerative as the giving of alms, intellect and morality, consistency and principles are miserably inadequate.

    Walter Benjamin More
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