Poverty Quotes, Sayings about being poor

An imbalance between rich and poor is the oldest and most fatal ailment of all republics.
– Plutarch

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

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

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

Poverty is the worst form of violence.
Mahatma Gandhi

Poverty was not created by God. It is we who have caused it, you and I through our egotism.
Mother Teresa

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

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

Poverty is the parent of revolution and crime.

Poverty builds up the strong and breaks down the weak. Many children of the poor have achieved great success in life.
Dr T.P.Chia

Submitted by: Ivy Lee

You will never become rich, until you hate poverty.
Mike Murdock

From the beginning, as a thinking student of 15, 16 years ago, I was troubled by the grim poverty that I saw around me.
Manmohan Singh

Only the mediocre artist is always at his best.
– Victor J. Banis

History is written by the rich, and so the poor get blamed for everything.
– Jeffrey D. Sachs

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

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