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Tiruṭṭānta caṅkirakam, or, A collection of proverbs in Tamil
By P. Percival
Jaffna: American Mission Press
Did ever any one become poor by giving alms?
The Pulpit Orator
By Johann Evangelist Zollner
Translated by Augustine Wirth
Elizabeth, NJ: Published by the translator
Be not afraid that you will become poor by giving alms or charitable contributions. What you give to the poor, you lend to the Lord, and the Lord is a rich rewarder.
Cassell’s Book of Quotations, Proverbs and Household Words
By Sir William Gurney Benham
New York, NY: Cassell and Company, Ltd.
Did anyone over become poor by giving alms ? — (Hindoo.)
The Social Message of the Early Church Fathers
By Igino Giordani
Paterson, NJ: St. Anthony Guild Press
But the bishop answered this objection with the assurance that it is not possible to become poor by giving to the poor; and he quotes the Bible: “He that giveth to the poor, shall not want” (Prov. 28:27)
Chicken Soup for the Soul: It’s Christmas!:
101 Joyful Stories about the Love, Fun, and Wonder of the Holidays
By Jack Canfield, Mark Victor Hansen and Amy Newmark
New York, NY: Simon & Schuster
No one has ever become poor by giving. ~Anne Frank
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