Friday Wisdom – Rich and Poor

My dear old daddy (and he liked being called my dear old daddy) use to say:

“I’ve been rich and I’ve been poor.  I like rich better.”

More wisdom next week.

About Andrew Reynolds

Born in California Did the school thing studying electronics, computers, release engineering and literary criticism. I work in the high tech world doing software release engineering Then I got prostate cancer Now I am a blogger and work in my wood shop doing scroll saw work and marquetry.
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10 Responses to Friday Wisdom – Rich and Poor

  1. Christi says:

    Ah, most people do. What’s weird is how the rich never seem happy!

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  2. It’s like my husband who says, “I’d rather be rich than stupid.” (He stole that from somewhere.)

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  3. jfwknifton says:

    It all depends what you are rich in.

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  4. Profound words. My favourite is “Money can’t buy happiness. But it can buy you a really big yacht, and you can sail up riiiight beside it.”

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  5. katknit says:

    it’s just as easy to love a rich man as a poor one . It’s just a lot harder to find one.

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  6. Depends how you define ‘rich’…

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