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Thousands upon thousands are yearly brought into a state of real poverty by their great anxiety not to be thought poor.William Cobbett (1763-1835) English politician, agriculturist, journalist, pamphleteer
Advice to Young Men and (incidentally) to Young Women, ch. 58 (1830)
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