“‘Nouveau riche’ is better than ‘no riche.’”
(July 01, 1930 - )
Extravagance is the luxury of the poor; penury is the luxury of the rich
(October 16, 1854 - November 30, 1900)
I was born ostentatious. They will list my name in the dictionary someday. They will use 'Imeldific' to mean ostentatious extravagance.
The king reigns, but does not govern
All knowledge all discoveries belong to everybody. . . . All knowledge all discoveries belong to you by right. It is time to demand what belongs to you.
William S. Burroughs
One must never have spared oneself, one must have acquired hardness as a habit to be cheerful and in good spirits in the midst of nothing but hard truths.