Poverty Quotes

It is not the rich man you should properly call happy, but him who knows how to use with wisdom the blessings of the gods, to endure hard poverty, and who fears dishonor worse than death, and is not afraid to die for cherished friends or fatherland.
Horace, Odes
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The most terrible poverty is loneliness and the feeling of being unloved.
Mother Teresa
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Poverty of goods is easily cured poverty of the mind is irreparable.
D. A. Battista

In wealth many friends in poverty, not even relatives.
Japanese Prove
It is pretty hard to tell what does bring happiness poverty and wealth have both failed.
Kin Hubbard
People come to poverty in two ways accumulating debts and paying them off.
Jewish Prove
Poverty is a weapon of mass destruction.
Dennis Kucinich, 2004 speech to Democratic National Convention
In early childhood you may lay the foundation of poverty or riches, industry or idleness, good or evil, by the habits to which you train your children. Teach them right habits then, and their future life is safe.
Lydia Sigourney
Coming generations will learn equality from poverty, and love from woes.
Kahlil Gibran
We are not without accomplishment. We have managed to distribute poverty equally.
Nguyen Co Thatch, Vietnamese foreign ministe
Wealth is the parent of luxury and indolence, and poverty of meanness and viciousness, and both of discontent.
Plato, The Republic
The hopes of the Republic cannot forever tolerate either undeserved poverty or self - Serving wealth.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
However mean your life is, meet it and live it: do not shun it and call it hard names. Cultivate poverty like a garden herb, like sage. Do not trouble yourself much to get new things, whether clothes or friends. Things do not change, we change. Sell your clothes and keep your thoughts. God will see that you do want society.
Henry David Thoreau
Neither great poverty nor great riches will hear reason.
Henry Fielding
None can be an impartial or wise observer of human life but from the vantage ground of what we should call voluntary poverty.
Henry David Thoreau
Jargon allows us to camouflage intellectual poverty with verbal extravagance.
David Pratt
In poverty and other misfortunes of life, true friends are a sure refuge. The young they keep out of mischief to the old they are a comfort and aid in their weakness, and those in the prime of life they incite to noble deeds.
Aristotle
Give me neither poverty nor riches.
Proverbs 30. 8 Bible
Money is better than poverty, if only for financial reasons.
Woody Allen
Learn to be pleased with everything with wealth, so far as it makes us beneficial to others with poverty, for not having much to care for, and with obscurity, for being unenvied.
Plutarch
Pride breakfasted with plenty, dined with poverty, and supped with infamy.
Benjamin Franklin
Poverty is the schoolmaster of character.
Antiphanes
If your daily life seems poor, do not blame it; blame yourself, tell yourself that you are not a poet enough to call forth its riches; for to the creator there is no poverty and no poor indifferent place.
Rainer Maria Rilke
It is the great privilege of poverty to be happy and yet unenvied, to be healthy with physic, secure without a guard, and to obtain from the bounty of nature what the great and wealthy are compelled to procure by the help of art.
Johnson
The chief problem with lower income farmers is poverty.
Nelson Rockefelle
True poverty does not come from God.
Yiddish Prove
We think sometimes that poverty is only being hungry, naked and homeless. The poverty of being unwanted, unloved and uncared for is the greatest poverty. We must start in our own homes to remedy this kind of poverty.
Mother Theresa
In early childhood you may lay the foundation of poverty or riches, industry of idleness, good or evil, by the habits to which you train your children. Teach them right habits then, and their future life is safe.
Mrs. Sigourney
Loves conquers all things except poverty and toothache.
Mae West
You are going to let the fear of poverty govern your life and your reward will be that you will eat, but you will not live.
George Bernard Shaw
It is pretty hard to tell what does bring happiness; poverty and wealth have both failed.
Kin Hubbard
Prosperity is a way of living and thinking, and not just money or things. Poverty is a way of living and thinking, and not just a lack of money or things.
Eric Butterworth
What is the matter with the poor is poverty; what is the matter with the rich is uselessness.
George Bernard Shaw
Painless poverty is better than embittered wealth.
Greek
This administration here and now declares unconditional war on poverty.
Lyndon B. Johnson
The want of goods is easily repaired, but the poverty of the soul is irreparable.
Michel Eyquem de Montaigne
It is not easy for men to rise whose qualities are thwarted by poverty.
Juvenal, Satires