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The misfortunes of poverty carry with them nothing harder to bear than that it makes men ridiculous.
It is not easy for men to rise whose qualities are thwarted by poverty.
O Poverty, thy thousand ills combined Sink not so deep into the generous mind, As the contempt and laughter of mankind.
Bitter poverty has no harder pang than that it makes men ridiculous.
The hardest thing to bear in poverty is the fact that it makes men ridiculous.
We all live in a state of ambitious poverty.
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