Solon

(Greece)

The man whose riches satisfy his greed


The man whose riches satisfy his greed
Is not more rich for all those heaps and hoards
Than some poor man who has enough to feed
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Comments about this poem (The man whose riches satisfy his greed by Solon )

  • Rookie Punsara Amarasinghe (10/26/2009 4:59:00 AM)

    Solon was a wise Athenian..............who brought democratic seystem to Athens....but his poems are not much sophisticated...........but it gives a political view.... (Report) Reply

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  • Rookie - 32 Points Erhard Hans Josef Lang (7/27/2006 12:39:00 AM)

    Solon is right in what he says. (Report) Reply

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