Peasant Quotes

All men are by nature equal, made all of the same eart...

All men are by nature equal, made all of the same earth by one Workman; and however we deceive ourselves, as dear unto God is the poor peasant as the mighty prince. Plato
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β€œMy people were peasa...

β€œMy people were peasants we had no time for politics” - Arthur Morgan
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"I prefer the company of peasants becaus...

"I prefer the company of peasants because they have not been educated sufficiently to reason incorrectly." β€” Michel de Montaigne
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"Sensible men no longer believe in miracles; the...

"Sensible men no longer believe in miracles; they were invented by priests to humbug the peasants." ---Alfonso X, "the Wise," King of Castile, 1226-1284
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He is happiest, be he king or...

He is happiest, be he king or peasant, who finds peace in his home. Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
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"The earth is the earth as a peasant sees it, the world is the w...

"The earth is the earth as a peasant sees it, the world is the world as a duchess sees it, and anyway a duchess would be nothing if the earth was not there as the peasant sees it." ~ Gertrude Stein.
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"If there is no immortality,...

"If there is no immortality, what use is God?" - unknown peasant (quoted by Miguel Unamuno)
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The universe seems to be in a conspiracy to encourage the endless repr...

The universe seems to be in a conspiracy to encourage the endless reproduction of peasants and Socialists, but a subtle and mysterious opposition stands eternally against the reproduction of philosophers.” - HL Mencken
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"Don't ...

"Don't cry over peasants."
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