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Rank and riches are chains of gold, but still chains.

Author: Giovanni Ruffini

Profession:

To be vain of one's rank or place is to show that one is below it.

Author: Leszczynski Stanislaus (1677-1766)

Profession: Polish King

It is an interesting question how far men would retain their relative rank if they were divested of their clothes.

Author: Henry David Thoreau (1817-1862)

Profession: American Essayist, Poet, Naturalist

I weigh the man, not his title; 'tis not the king's stamp can make the metal better.

Author: William Wycherley (1640-1716)

Profession: British Dramatist