Poverty Quotes

You can turn painful situations around through laughter. If you can find humor in anything - - Even poverty - - You can survive it.
Bill Cosby
George f. gilde - real poverty is less a state of income than a...

Lucius annaeus seneca - the greatest wealth is a poverty of desires....
The honest poor can sometimes forget poverty. The honest rich can never forget it.
G. K. Chesterton
Proverbs 30. 8 bible - give me neither poverty nor riches....
We are not without accomplishment. We have managed to distribute poverty equally.
Nguyen Co Thatch, Vietnamese foreign ministe

People come to poverty in two ways accumulating debts and paying them off.
Jewish Prove
It is pretty hard to tell what does bring happiness; poverty and wealth have both failed.
Kin Hubbard
Like slavery and apartheid, poverty is not natural. It is man - Made and it can be overcome and eradicated by the actions of human beings.
Nelson Mandela
Poverty is a weapon of mass destruction.
Dennis Kucinich, 2004 speech to Democratic National Convention
We have weapons of mass destruction we have to address here at home. Poverty is a weapon of mass destruction. Homelessness is a weapon of mass destruction. Unemployment is a weapon of mass destruction.
Dennis Kucinich
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
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
Money is better than poverty, if only for financial reasons.
Woody Allen
The hopes of the Republic cannot forever tolerate either undeserved poverty or self - Serving wealth.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
The most terrible poverty is loneliness and the feeling of being unloved.
Mother Teresa
What information consumes is rather obvious: it consumes the attention of its recipients. Hence, a wealth of information creates a poverty of attention and a need to allocate that attention efficiently among the overabundance of information sources that might consume it.
Herbert Simon, economist
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
In wealth many friends in poverty, not even relatives.
Japanese Prove
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
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
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
The best coffee in Europe is Vienna coffee, compared to which all other coffee is fluid poverty.
Mark Twain, Greatly Exaggerated
Poverty is the parent of revolution and crime.
Aristotle
Loneliness and the feeling of being unwanted is the worst poverty of all.
Mother Teresa
True poverty does not come from God.
Yiddish Prove
Like dear St. Francis of Assisi I am wedded to Poverty: but in my case the marriage is not a success.
Oscar Wilde, , in a letter to his friend, Frances Forbes - Robertson, who had invited him to her wedding in London, but Wilde wa
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
Poverty is a veil that obscures the face of greatness. An appeal is a mask covering the face of tribulation.
Kahlil Gibran
Neither great poverty nor great riches will hear reason.
Henry Fielding
I worked myself up from nothing to a state of extreme poverty.
Groucho Marx
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
It is pretty hard to tell what does bring happiness poverty and wealth have both failed.
Kin Hubbard
Poverty of goods is easily cured poverty of the mind is irreparable.
D. A. Battista
He who ashamed of his poverty would be equally proud of his wealth.
Author Unknown
Coming generations will learn equality from poverty, and love from woes.
Kahlil Gibran
Where justice is denied, where poverty is enforced, where ignorance prevails, and where any one class is made to feel that society is in an organized conspiracy to opress, rob, and degrade them, neither persons nor property will be safe.
Frederick Douglass, Speech, April 1886
Pride breakfasted with plenty, dined with poverty, and supped with infamy.
Benjamin Franklin
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
The chief problem with lower income farmers is poverty.
Nelson Rockefelle