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Definition of Affluence

Affluence

  1. A flowing to or towards; a concourse; an influx.
  2. An abundant supply, as of thought, words, feelings, etc.; profusion; also, abundance of property; wealth.

Affluence Quotations

Owning a home is a keystone of wealth - both financial affluence and emotional security.
Suze Orman

Our own relentless search for novelty and social status locks us into an iron cage of consumerism. Affluence has itself betrayed us.
Tim Jackson

We may feel the pain of falling back from a level of affluence to which we have grown accustomed, but most people in developed countries are still, by historical standards, extraordinarily well off.
Peter Singer

My main mistake was to have made an ancient people advance by forced marches toward independence, health, culture, affluence, comfort.
Mohammed Reza Pahlavi

Israel welcomes the wind of change, and sees a window of opportunity. Democratic and science-based economies by nature desire peace. Israel does not want to be an island of affluence in an ocean of poverty. Improvements in our neighbours' lives mean improvements to the neighbourhood in which we live.
Shimon Peres
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