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Poverty Quotes


Famous Quotes & Quotations About Poverty:

Do not waste your time on Social Questions. What is the matter with the poor is Poverty; what is the matter with the rich is Uselessness.
~ George Bernard Shaw, Maxims for Revolutionists.

I had to get rich so I could afford to sing like I was poor again.
~ Dolly Parton.

In the US and Europe over the last year we've been focused on the prices of gasoline at the pump. While many worry about filling their gas tanks, many others around the world are struggling to fill their stomachs. And it's getting more and more difficult every day.
~ Robert Zoellick.

It's pretty hard to tell what does bring happiness. Poverty and wealth have both failed.
~ Frank McKinney "Kin" Hubbard.

No one is so miserable as the poor person who maintains the appearance of wealth.
~ Charles Spurgeon.

I'm scared to death of being poor. It's like a fat girl who loses 500 pounds but is always fat inside. I grew up poor and will always feel poor inside. It's my pet paranoia.
~ Cher.

Our life of poverty is as necessary as the work itself. Only in heaven will we see how much we owe to the poor for helping us to love God better because of them.
~ Mother Teresa.

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