Famous quotes containing the word aliens:
“You shall not withhold the wages of poor and needy laborers, whether other Israelites or aliens who reside in your land in one of your towns. You shall pay them their wages daily before sunset, because they are poor and their livelihood depends on them; otherwise they might cry to the LORD against you, and you would incur guilt.”
—Bible: Hebrew, Deuteronomy 24:14,15.
“The fact that illness is associated with the poorwho are, from the perspective of the privileged, aliens in ones midstreinforces the association of illness with the foreign: with an exotic, often primitive place.”
—Susan Sontag (b. 1933)