Top Poverty Quotes
The death of a billionaire is worth more to the media than the lives of a billion poor people.
(n.) The quality or state of being poor or indigent; want or scarcity of means of subsistence; indigence; need.
(n.) Any deficiency of elements or resources that are needed or desired, or that constitute richness; as, poverty of soil; poverty of the blood; poverty of ideas.
A poor man knows the true value of money and will not dare waste it, but a rich man is extravagant and always looking for an opportunity to empty his pockets.
Let my silence grow with noise as pregnant mothers grow with life. Let my silence permeate these walls as sunlight permeates a home. Let the silence rise from unwatered graves and craters left by bomb...
Let these men sing out their songs,they've been walking all day long,all their fortune's spent and gone...silver dollar in the subway station;quarters for the papers for the jobs.
If your expenditure brings you poverty, then you may call yourself a poor but the world will call you a fool.
A truly compassionate man gives a poor woman a portion of his meal before he eats, not after he has eaten.
Getting through life without a lot of money, possessions, and/or friends is admirable, especially if it is by choice.
We love being mentally strong, but we hate situations that allow us to put our mental strength to good use.
Everyone is poor in one way or another, so there is no need to worry of where you belong, we are all rich and poor at the same time.
It might be depressing, but it's also the truth that no one has the power, the money, or the resources to save everyone on the planet from going hungry, living in poverty or allowed basic human rights...
Africa! Africa! Africa! Africa my motherland!Africa, your people cries for you!Africans must educate their citizens.Africans must reach out to it's people and empower them to build the nation.Africans...
In poverty, friends are few; in prosperity, acquaintances are numerous; in affluence, associates are countless.
Why are...poor people more ready to share their goods than rich people? The answer is easy: The poor have little to lose; the rich have more to lose and they are more attached to their possessions. Po...