Monty is a rich man
if he had his rights, and I want to help him to them.
A RICH MAN
gave a great feast, to which he invited many friends and acquaintances.
There is no regular system of taxation, but when the Emperor or the Bashaw want money, they levy on some rich man
, and he has to furnish the cash or go to prison.
"You, a rich man
?" said the Fox, and he began to laugh out loud.
For perhaps they have heard some talk, Such an one is a great rich man
, and another except to it, Yea, but he hath a great charge of children; as if it were an abatement to his riches.
You are a rich man
; you are marrying my dear Natalie for love, not for money.
He was not alone in his poverty; for the next morning, we must go five miles about to the house of what he called a rich man
to have one of my guineas changed.
"Do you know why, husband?" replied Teresa; "because of the proverb that says 'who covers thee, discovers thee.' At the poor man people only throw a hasty glance; on the rich man
they fix their eyes; and if the said rich man
was once on a time poor, it is then there is the sneering and the tattle and spite of backbiters; and in the streets here they swarm as thick as bees."
And one fine day, when the hollyhocks were in full bloom, he came back to Puddleby a rich man
, to live in the little house with the big garden.
The last act was a triumph for the hero, poor and of the masses, the representative of the audience, over the villain and the rich man
, his pockets stuffed with bonds, his heart packed with tyrannical purposes, imperturbable amid suffering.
I might answer them as Themistocles answered the Seriphian who was abusing him and saying that he was famous, not for his own merits but because he was an Athenian: `If you had been a native of my country or I of yours, neither of us would have been famous.' And to those who are not rich and are impatient of old age, the same reply may be made; for to the good poor man old age cannot be a light burden, nor can a bad rich man
ever have peace with himself.
would have been a very rich man
. As he managed, however, by means of getting portions of the paper he received discounted, to maintain a fine figure account in the bank, and to pay all current demands, he began to be known as the RICH Mr.