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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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People in that crowd want to make poverty history, but NOT if they have to pay for it themselves.
– Ben Elton

Poor is the man who is not content with what he has.
– Rita Gonzalez

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Having been poor is no shame, but being ashamed of it, is.
Benjamin Franklin

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

It is very expensive to give bad medical care to poor people in a rich country.
– Paul Farmer

Poverty frees them from ordinary standards of behaviour, just as money frees people from work.
– George Orwell

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The tragedy of the poor is that they can afford nothing but self denial.
Oscar Wilde

There are people in the world so hungry, that God cannot appear to them except in the form of bread.
Mahatma Gandhi
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Their poverty secured their freedom, since our desires and our possessions are the strongest fetters of despotism.
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When I give food to the poor, they call me a saint. When I ask why the poor have no food, they call me a communist.
– Hélder Câmara

Poverty is not a circumstance, it’s an attitude.
– Rita Gonzalez

Poverty does not belong in civilized human society. Its proper place is in a museum. That’s where it will be.
– Muhammad Yunus

We fought a war on poverty, and poverty won.
Ronald Reagan

That is one of the bitter curses of poverty; it leaves no right to be generous.
– George R. Gissing

Poverty is a mathematical proof of the fact that mankind is a big failure!
– Mehmet Murat ildan

Where you live should not determine whether you live, or whether you die.
– Bono


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