Dingo the Dissident

THE BLOG OF DISQUIET : Qweir Notions in the Armpit of Diogenes by DINGO the DISSIDENT binge-thinker since February 2008.
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Friday, 27 September 2013

The Golden Bough

The Prosperity Gospel
welcomes Jesus as a Money-tree.

2 comments:

Wofl said...

In "Wealth", Andrew Carnegie (millionaire) wrote:

"By taxing estates heavily at death the State marks its condemnation of the selfish millionaire's unworthy life. It is desirable that nations should go much further in this direction."

Wofl said...

...and Chamfort wrote:

The majority of 'benefactors' are like those inept generals who sack the city but not the citadel.

(La plupart des bienfaiteurs ressemblent à ces généraux maladroits qui prennent la ville et qui laissent la citadelle.)