Poverty Quotes, Sayings about being poor

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I moaned because I had no shoes, until I met a man who had no feet.

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Poor : When you have too much month at the end of your money.

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Childhood, after all, is the first precious coin that poverty steals from a child.
– Anthony Horowitz
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African leaders should not turn the continent into a giant collector of donations and loans from wealthy nations—they must find other plausible means to help established their economic security so as to minimize poverty. This incoherent blunder on the mainland must be scrutinized.
– Duop Chak Wuol

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Poverty and adversity have produced many of the most successful people in the world.
Dr T.P.Chia

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It is not the man who has too little, but the man who craves more, that is poor.
Seneca

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To be poor is not a problem but to remain poor is.

Submitted by: Kwame Amuzu

The surest way to remain poor is to be an honest man.
Napoleon Bonaparte

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There is always more misery among the lower classes than there is humanity in the higher.
Victor Hugo

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The only way to get your way out of poverty is hard work.

Submitted by: Emperor

The things you take for granted. Someone else is praying for.

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An empty stomach is not a good political adviser.
Albert Einstein

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The man who sleeps on the floor can’t fall out of bed.

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I give to the poor, not because I have plenty but because I know how it feels to have nothing.

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War and drink are the two things man is never too poor to buy.
William Faulkner

Poverty won’t allow him to lift up his head; dignity won’t allow him to bow it down.

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I do not believe that one can become rich without being a shark; a sensitive man will never amass wealth.
– Petrus Borel

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Poverty wants much; but avarice, everything.
Publilius Syrus

Poor man walks miles to earn the food & rich man walks miles to digest the food.

In a country well governed, poverty is something to be ashamed of. In a country badly governed, wealth is something to be ashamed of.
Confucius

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When poverty comes in the door love goes out the window.

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Poverty is the parent of revolution and crime.
Aristotle

There’s no scandal like rags, nor any crime so shameful as poverty.
– George Farquhar

Poverty is the worst form of violence.
Mahatma Gandhi

When it comes to poverty, there is no need to say anything. All we need to do is to help, the moment we encounter it.
– Mehmet Murat ildan


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