Search by Search ID or Tag or use the Advanced Search
"Of course, it helped that my father was also a king."
Tags:royal, royals, hereditary, inherit, inherits, achievement, achievements, crown, crowns, help, helped, helping, parent, parents, monarch, monarchs, proud, pride, class, classes, upper-class, kingdom, kingdoms, royalty, monarchy, monarchies, history, comparison, comparing, compared, modern, social mobility, social-mobility
"I said, with these new tax breaks, we'll be able to buy more leaves for the table."
Tags:tax break, tax breaks, tax, taxes, income tax, income taxes, income, taxation, tax law, tax laws, dinner, dinner table, dinner tables, dinner guest, dinner guests, upper class, upper classes, upper-class, upper-classes, wealth, wealthy, fortune, fortunes, silver spoon, privilege, wealth inequality, income inequality, economic inequality, irs, tax reform, tax reforms
"Call me old-fashioned, but I felt much more at home with the Forsytes than I do with the Louds."
Tags:the forsytes, the forsyte saga, john galsworthy, an american family, documentary, documentaries, novels, novel, famous families, famous family, middle class, middle-class, upper-class, upper class, class, class distinction, class division, snobbery, snob, snobs, cocktail party, cocktail party chatter, snobbery, high class, high society, wealth, wealthy, pretentious, ostentatious, television documentaries, television documentary
"For the life of me, James, I can't understand all this excitement over self-driving cars."
"Son, life is unfair, but not at our level."
Tags:rich person, rich people, the one percent, the 1 percent, wealth divide, wealth gap, upper class, upper classes, upper-class, upper-classes, male pale stale, privilege, privileged, privileges, unfair, parent, parents, parenting, parenthood, growing up, child rearing, kid, kids, child, fathers and sons, bad parent, bad parents, bad parenting
"Now you're getting the hang of it!"
Tags:king, kings, royalty, royalties, royals, royal, royal family, monarch, monarchy, monarchs, ruler, rulers, power, powerful, patriarchy, patriarchies, paternal, father, fathers, prince, princes, ruler, rulers, oppression, oppressed, oppressor, oppressors, train, training, protege, proteges, corrupt, corruption, corrupt leaders, corrupt leader, corrupt leadership, feudalism, feudalist, nobility, noble, nobles, serf, serfs, peasants, peasant, serfdom, peasantry, fear, fearful, afraid, subjugate, subjugation, oppressiveness, tyranny, tyrannical, tyrant, tyrants, class divide, class divides, upperclass, upper-classes, upper-class, upstairs downstairs, servant, servants
Introducing: The Business Café- The only high-finance theme restaurant started by three top moguls.
Tags:businessman, businessmen, waiter, waiters, banker, bankers, business man, business men, business person, businessperson, business people, businesswoman, businesswomen, business woman, business women, fine dining, dine, dined, dining, restaurant, restaurants, elite, elites, elitist, elitism, rich, wealthy, affluent, privilege, privileged, famous, upper-class, upper class
"Daddy just got sick of money for money's sake, so here we are in Washington."
"Yeah, well, the quality of your life is interfering with the quality of my life."
"I feel I've outgrown this facility, Mrs. Thompson. Could we see what else is around?"
"Regift the bicycle, Charles, but put this in my Panama pile."
"Before we send a man to prison, shouldn't we at least be positive that he's not rich?"
Tags:court, trial, trials, defense, defence, law, lawyers, justice, just, defense attorney, barrister, prosecutor, judge, jury, injustice, judging, ruling, rule, legal, legal proceedings, crimes, prison, prisons, jail, rich, upper class, upper-class, bail, inequality, unfair, unfairness, wealth, wealthy, juries, solicitor, lawyer, defendant, defendants, riches
"I guess I've just always tried to see the good in rich people."
Tags:rich people, rich person, wealthy people, wealthy person, wealth, wealthy, wealth divide, wealth gap, poverty gap, class divide, upper class, upper-class, upper class people, upper-class people, class system, capitalism, capitalist, capitalists, the good in others, see the good in others, seeing the good in others, inequality, wealth inequality, wealth distribution, money
"Researchers say I'm not happier for being richer, but do you know how much researchers make?"
Tags:researcher, researchers, golfer, golfers, upper class, upper classes, upper-class, upper-classes, snob, snobs, 1 percent, fat cat, fat cats, wealth inequality, income inequality, economic inequality, academic research, philosopher, philosophers, academic, academics, wage, wages, salary, salaries, income, incomes, upper class, upper classes
"Emily, I want you to be the mother who hires the nanny of my children."
"I propose a drinking game-each time Obama says 'income inequality' let's swig a glass of Clos de Vougeot Grand Cru '88."
Tags:obama, barack obama, barack hussein obama, inequality, inequalities, equalities, out of touch, income inequality, wealth inequality, mock, mocking, drinking game, drink, drinks, alcohol, rich, wealthy, upper class, upper-class, mocked, wealth, wasteful, spiteful, elite, elitist, wine, wines, expensive, expense, political, class, classes, deride, ridicule, scorn, scornful
"Good morning, Mrs. Kiley."
Tags:designer clothes, designer clothing, designer label, designer labels, fashion designer, fashion designers, upper class, upper classes, upper-class, upper-classes, brand, brands, designer brand, designer brands, designer branding, shallow, shallowness, materialistic, materialism, consumerist, consumerism, consumerists, unclassy, wealth
'What's it like being number 400 I know at 399 it's pretty cool and prestigious to be part of the 300s,'
"We've just fallen below the poverty level rich people."
Tags:rich person, rich people, the one percent, the 1 percent, wealth divide, wealth gap, poverty gap, out of touch, perspective, perspectives, poverty line, poverty level, below the poverty line, below the poverty level, upper class, upper-class, upper classes, upper-classes, stuck up, privileged, privilege, privileges, bad news, getting bad news
"A penthouse on Central Park West . . . not bad for a second-tier private-school kid from a postwar co-op on Riverside Drive, eh?"
Tags:class, classes, middle class, middle-class, middle classes, middle-classes, upper class, upper-class, upper class, private school, private-school, public school, public-school, private schools, private-schools, public schools, public-schools, mobility, social mobility, impressed, boast, boasting, brag, bragging, bragged, boasted, wealth, wealthy, rich, rich people
Country mansion full of dogs.
'The middle class is nothing for you to be concerned about honey. They'll probably all be gone by the time you grow up.'
Louche Leg. A disease of convenience and luxury.
"I'm ready to go to sleep; you may now close my eyes."
Tags:butler, butlers, servant, servants, domestic servant, domestic servants, wealth, wealthy, lazy, laziness, eccentric, eccentrics, eccentricity, mansion, mansions, eyelid, eyelids, manservant, manservants, rich, upper class, upper classes, upper-class, upper-classes, aristocrat, aristocrats, useless, uselessness
'Stick a few upper-class tax cuts to it and it'll pass like a bran muffin dipped in vaseline.'