« The observances of the church concerning feasts and fasts are tolerably well kept, since the rich keep the feasts and the poor the fasts » – Sir Philip Sidney
- ?Philip Sidney? – heart ?"It is the nature of the strong heart, that like the palm tree it strives ever upwards when it is most burdened." ~Philip Sidney?
- "Financial aid is a legacy and a justice due to… "Financial aid is a legacy and a justice due to the poor that our Lord Jesus Christ acquired for us. It is not a virtue for the rich to give to the poor - it is an simple act of justice." - St. Francis of Assisi (Earlier Rule 9)
- Eduardo J. Berenguer – church "When the Church is criticized, it complains that it is being persecuted. But when the Church itself persecutes, it claims its actions in defense of the faith. Socrates Villegas should be reminded of the vicious persecutions that the Catholic Church had committed in the past: the burning of heretics and witches, the persecutions of the Jews, the murder of the Cathars and the Huguenots, the…
- Gustav Petro – transportation "A developed country is not where the poor have cars. It is where the rich use public transportation." ~Gustav Petro, Mayor of Bogota, Colombia (via Mark Lopez)