From rags to riches - Someone who starts life very poor and makes a fortune goes from rags to riches.
Rags to riches - Someone who starts life very poor and becomes rich goes from rags to riches.
Rich as Croesus - Someone who is as rich as Croesus is very wealthy indeed.
Rich man's family - A rich man's family consists of one son and one daughter.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
OE. riche, AS. rīce, rich, powerful; akin to OS. rīki, D. rijk, G. reich, OHG. rīhhi, Icel. rīkr, Sw. rik, Dan. rig, Goth. reiks,; from a word meaning, ruler, king, probably borrowed from Celtic, and akin to L. rex, regis, king, regere, to guide, rule. √283. See Right, and cf. Derrick Enrich Rajah Riches Royal
Yet he was wealthy above most: his wisdom being to him the source of riches.
"Eastern Tales by Many Story Tellers" by Various
My father said that perhaps the fertilizer hadn't been rich enough.
"Fairy Prince and Other Stories" by Eleanor Hallowell Abbott
The convent of Santo Domingo is very rich.
"Travels in Peru, on the Coast, in the Sierra, Across the Cordilleras and the Andes, into the Primeval Forests" by J. J. von Tschudi
His rich cousin at Thyland is dead, and his widow is to have the rich inheritance.
"Fairy Tales of Hans Christian Andersen" by Hans Christian Andersen
Their general character is good, and some tracts are rich cotton lands.
"A New Guide for Emigrants to the West" by J. M. Peck
It contains many rich families.
"Travels in North America, From Modern Writers" by William Bingley
Riches are directly responsible for poverty, and the art of being rich is the art of keeping one's neighbour poor.
"British Socialism" by J. Ellis Barker
She was a rich woman enjoying her riches.
"The Rainbow" by D. H. (David Herbert) Lawrence
Make a rich jelly of the water with loaf sugar, boiling them with the thin rind and juice of a lemon.
"The Cook and Housekeeper's Complete and Universal Dictionary; Including a System of Modern Cookery, in all Its Various Branches," by Mary Eaton
Thus in ancient times, with regard to men who wished to grow rich, they could grow rich if their hearts were as good as possible.
"Aino Folk-Tales" by Basil Hall Chamberlain
Then; and then
"The Oak" by Alfred Lord Tennyson
God has given us
House and mill, land and riches, but not
"The Miracle Of The Corn" by Padraic Colum
"I got no riches.
I died a debtor.
I died free-hearted
And that was better.
"Thomas Jefferson" by Stephen Vincent Benet
Hast thou not alway
Gold and grain rich stored?
For thy friend a feast?
For thy foe a sword?
"To Russia" by Ivan Nikitin
Poor, weak and worthless though I am
I have a rich almighty friend;
Jesus, the Saviour, is His Name;
He freely loves, and without end.
"Is This Thy Kindness To Thy Friend (Christ A Redeemer And Friend)" by John Newton
Forgael. Have I not given
More riches than they ever hoped to find?
And now they will not follow, while I seek
The only riches that have hit my fancy.
"The Shadowy Waters: The Shadowy Waters" by William Butler Yeats
There's something special about Chargers' Rich Bisaccia .
Emeril Lagasse, star of Food Network's The Essence of Emeril, uses a rich, homemade shrimp stock here, which makes all the difference in this creamy, corn-flecked shrimp soup.
It's hard to believe how rich and creamy this potato-leek soup is even though there's not a drop of cream in it.
Rich Adlin knows his way around an acoustic guitar, and Mark Appleford can shred through a harmonica solo.
The story of black presence in America is as rich and about as old as America itself.
Between the parties, parades and all those rich foods, what's not to love.
Well, perhaps the after effects of all those rich foods.
Rich Rates Bush's Blarney .
A government which decrees how much it should take from the rich (who gets to decide what is rich?
The Two Sides of Rich Bloch .
Rich Bloch performs later this month at Woolly Mammoth Theatre.
Rich Miller / After the bloodbath, who will pull us together.
Carlisle Cullen is rich, young and immortal.
Marilynne Robinson's Small, Rich Body of Work .
Scallops are very rich so 4 per person is probably enough for an entree, or 6-8 for lunch.
All the domains for the cps's we have considered are easily seen to be rich.
Conditional Plausibility Measures and Bayesian Networks
In general, the classiﬁcation of polynomial maps f : C2 → C is an open problem with extremely rich structure.
Rational polynomials of simple type
The particular ﬁeld in the LMC was chosen because of its richness of X-ray emission seen already by the Einstein (Wang et al. 1991) and ROSAT (Tr¨umper et al. 1991) satellites.
AGN in the XMM-Newton first-light image as probes for the interstellar medium in the LMC
In addition, a clear prediction from Ashman & Zepf is that the ratio of red (metal-rich) to blue clusters should increase for high SN galaxies.
The Formation of Star Clusters
Be in 16 Cyg A and other anomolously Li-rich F and G stars.
A Differential Spectroscopic Analysis of 16 Cygni A and B