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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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
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
Jargon allows us to camouflage intellectual poverty with verbal extravagance.
David Pratt
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

Pride breakfasted with plenty, dined with poverty, and supped with infamy.
Benjamin Franklin
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What is the matter with the poor is poverty; what is the matter with the rich is uselessness.
George Bernard Shaw
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
Loneliness and the feeling of being unwanted is the worst poverty of all.
Mother Teresa
Poverty of goods is easily cured poverty of the mind is irreparable.
D. A. Battista
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
Money is better than poverty, if only for financial reasons.
Woody Allen
True poverty does not come from God.
Yiddish Prove
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
He who ashamed of his poverty would be equally proud of his wealth.
Author Unknown
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
It is pretty hard to tell what does bring happiness poverty and wealth have both failed.
Kin Hubbard
The honest poor can sometimes forget poverty. The honest rich can never forget it.
G. K. Chesterton