Poverty Quotes, Sayings about being poor - Page 3
In a country well governed, poverty is something to be ashamed of. In a country badly governed, wealth is something to be ashamed of.
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
The tragedy of the poor is that they can afford nothing but self denial.
– Oscar Wilde
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
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
Having been poor is no shame, but being ashamed of it, is.
– Benjamin Franklin
Poverty is the parent of revolution and crime.
Poverty is a mathematical proof of the fact that mankind is a big failure!
– Mehmet Murat ildan