Poverty - Quotes

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  • Poverty
    • "This boy is Ignorance. This girl is Want. Beware them both" - Stave 3, Ghost of Christmas Present
    • "If they had rather die, they had better do it, and decrease the surplus population." - Stave 1, Scrooge
    • "I can't afford to make idle people merry." - Stave 1, Scrooge
    • "We choose this time, because it is a time, of all others, where Want is keenly felt, and Abundance rejoices." - Stave 1,  Philanthropist
    • "What right do you have to be merry? What reason do you have to be merry? You're poor enough." - Stave 1, Scrooge
    • "Our contract is an old one. It was made when we were both poor and content to be so." - Stave 2, Belle
    • "Bob had but fifteen 'Bob' a week himself;...and yet the Ghost of Christmas Present blessed his four-roomed house!" - Stave 3, Dickens


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