Poverty Quotes, Sayings about being poor - Page 2
Poverty frees them from ordinary standards of behaviour, just as money frees people from work.
– George Orwell
Poverty was not created by God. It is we who have caused it, you and I through our egotism.
– Mother Teresa
There are people in the world so hungry, that God cannot appear to them except in the form of bread.
– Mahatma Gandhi
Their poverty secured their freedom, since our desires and our possessions are the strongest fetters of despotism.
– Edward Gibbon quotes
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.
For a man who is in poverty, doomsday is already there!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Poverty is nothing to be laughed at but something to be felt.
An imbalance between rich and poor is the oldest and most fatal ailment of all republics.
Only the mediocre artist is always at his best.
– Victor J. Banis
To be poor is not a problem but to remain poor is.
The things you take for granted. Someone else is praying for.
The only way to get your way out of poverty is hard work.
The wealth of a soul is measured by how much it can feel… its poverty by how little.
– Sherrilyn Kenyon
In order to make poverty history, we must make affluence history.
– Bryan Carey
Not all developing countries are the same.
– Paul Collier
Where people are really attached, poverty itself is wealth.
– Jane Austen
Coming generations will learn equality from poverty, and love from woes.
– Kahlil Gibran
Poverty is a result of poor choices not of poor luck.
– Celso Cukierkorn
The man who sleeps on the floor can’t fall out of bed.
I give to the poor, not because I have plenty but because I know how it feels to have nothing.