Eat the Rich

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Eat the Rich is an abbreviation of a saying attributed to Jean-Jacques Rousseau: When the people shall have nothing more to eat, they will eat the rich.[1] In contemporary culture it may refer to:


  1. ^ The history of the French revolution by M. A. Thiers. Translated, with notes and illustrations from the most authentic sources, by Frederick Shoberl, 1850. Volume 1, page 359.