A plaque remaining from the Big Apple Night Club at West 135th Street and Seventh Avenue in Harlem.

Above, a 1934 plaque from the Big Apple Night Club at West 135th Street and Seventh Avenue in Harlem. Discarded as trash in 2006.

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Entry from December 14, 2015
“If you are more fortunate than others, it’s better to build a longer table than a taller fence”

"If you are more fortunate than others, it’s better to build a longer table than a taller fence” is a saying that has been printed on posters. The saying was cited on Twitter on June 3, 2014, and is of unknown authorship.


Twitter
Drek
‏@DrakeDwhite
“If you are more fortunate than others, it’s better to build a longer table than a taller fence.”
10:19 PM - 3 Jun 2014

Twitter
Kate Mongin
‏@katemongin
If you’re more fortunate than others, its better to build a longer table than a taller fence.
10:57 PM - 3 Jun 2014

reddit
“If you are more fortunate than others, it’s better to build a longer table than a taller fence."-/u/l6l803399 [609x921] (i.imgur.com)
submitted June 4, 2014 by mydogisarhino

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VetTechLife
July 5, 2014 ·
“If you are more fortunate than others, it’s better to build a longer table than a taller fence.” author unknown

Odd Stuff Magazine
50 Best Quotes of the Year 2014
Dec 29, 2014
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If you are more fortunate than others, it’s better to build a longer table than a taller fence.

Twitter
Quotes
‏@quotes
“If you are more fortunate than others, it’s better to build a longer table than a taller fence.” - Unknown
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12:00 AM - 14 Dec 2015

Posted by Barry Popik
New York CityBanking/Finance/Insurance • Monday, December 14, 2015 • Permalink