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Antonyms for beggar

croesus, money, moneybags, silk stocking, capitalist, deep pocket, fat cat, plutocrat, have.

Quotes of beggar

  1. Indeed I did not stand as a beggar at the Parliament door, for I never was at the Parliament -House, nor stood I ever at the door as I do know or can remember; not as a petitioner I am sure. – Margaret Cavendish
  2. I would rather be a beggar and single than a queen and married. – Elizabeth I
  3. Better a living beggar than a buried emperor. – Jean de La Fontaine
  4. When you share your last crust of bread with a beggar you mustn't behave as if you were throwing a bone to a dog. You must give humbly, and thank him for allowing you to have a part in his hunger. – Giovanni Guareschi
  5. I know that a man who shows me his wealth is like the beggar who shows me his poverty; they are both looking for alms from me, the rich man for the alms of my envy, the poor man for the alms of my guilt. – Ben Hecht
  6. The beggar is the only person in the universe not obliged to study appearance. – Don Herold
  7. He wrapped himself in quotations- as a beggar would enfold himself in the purple of Emperors. – Rudyard Kipling
  8. There are people who can never forgive a beggar for their not having given him anything. – Karl Kraus
  9. The beggar wears all colors fearing none. – Charles Lamb
  10. Is an artist much more than a beggar – Clara Schumann

Usage examples for beggar

  1. I say it again, a beggar who looks me in the face, and talks as you do. – Basil by Wilkie Collins
  2. The slaves, mistaking her for a beggar were about to drive her away when Laeta Acilia, recognising her at the first glance, rose and ran towards her. – Balthasar And Other Works - 1909 by Anatole France
  3. It's little that was thought of our dresses beside what she had on; and there wasn't a man at the church, from the king to the beggar but was trying to look at her and know who she was." – Myths and Folk Tales of Ireland by Jeremiah Curtin
  4. What a restless beggar you are! – The Way of an Eagle by Ethel M. Dell
  5. When the third begins-" A beggar child,"- the speaker indicates a sudden interest, " let's hear this third!" – Browning and the Dramatic Monologue by S. S. Curry
  6. On a beggar it will never fall. – Shirley by Charlotte Brontë
  7. " You are a little beggar you mean? – Findelkind by Louise de la Ramee (AKA Ouida)
  8. I've got this angel to admit that she loved me- me, a beggar more than a beggar – Only One Love, or Who Was the Heir by Charles Garvice
  9. I am almost a beggar – Vittoria, v8 by George Meredith
  10. What became of the beggar – The Mayor of Troy by Sir Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
  11. " My child, I am a poor man; as poor as a beggar – Landolin by Berthold Auerbach
  12. When I married him he said I should ride in my carriage; and if he's been a fool, why should I be a beggar – Trumps by George William Curtis
  13. I see now- what we call a rich man is a beggar in America. – Stories and Pictures by Isaac Loeb Peretz
  14. " Never fear, Yvonne, Beggar Princess," replied King Ironheart with his cruel smile. – The Green Forest Fairy Book by Loretta Ellen Brady
  15. What on earth could the little beggar have meant? – The Place Beyond the Winds by Harriet T. Comstock
  16. The Beggar Man smiled. – The Beggar Man by Ruby Mildred Ayres
  17. Wonderful how they chase a beggar down, isn't it? – Neighbours by Robert Stead
  18. To anger him, would be to make myself a beggar – Mabel's Mistake by Ann S. Stephens
  19. I saw by the look in the old man's eyes that I had not done the right thing, coming in that way with a baby in my arms, like a beggar – The Mountain Girl by Payne Erskine
  20. " And it will be you, Toulan, who will have saved the King of France," whispered the beggar – Marie Antoinette And Her Son by Louise Muhlbach Official

Rhymes for beggar

  • egger, jaeger, gregor, greger;
  • macgregor, mcgregor;
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