Quotations About / On: POVERTY

  • 1.
    The fact is, mental philosophy is very like Poverty, which, you know, begins at home; and indeed, when it goes abroad, it is poverty itself.
    (Henry David Thoreau (1817-1862), U.S. philosopher, author, naturalist. Letter, October 6, 1838, to Helen Thoreau, in The Writings of Henry David Thoreau, vol. 6, p. 26, Houghton Mifflin (1906).)
    More quotations from: Henry David Thoreau, poverty, home
  • 2.
    freedom from religion, racism, poverty and illiteracy is a must
    (freedom)
    More quotations from: Matt Ancient
  • 3.
    Poverty is the destruction of the poor on this earth.
    (Poverty)
    More quotations from: Edward Kofi Louis
  • 4.
    Poverty is the destruction of the poor in this land.
    (Poverty)
    More quotations from: Edward Kofi Louis
  • 5.
    ‘' No idea is an idea if it does not take out ignorance and eliminate poverty ‘'
    (idea)
    More quotations from: Abdul Wahab
  • 6.
    Hunger has no religion and illiteracy is the mother of poverty
    (My childhood poverty)
    More quotations from: Jayram Daya
  • 7.
    Poverty can not be erased till old values sustain
    (Poverty is curse for human life)
    More quotations from: ramesh rai
  • 8.
    The rich are never as possessed by their riches as the poor are by their poverty.
    (Mason Cooley (b. 1927), U.S. aphorist. City Aphorisms, Twelfth Selection, New York (1993).)
    More quotations from: Mason Cooley, poverty
  • 9.
    Wealth makes the laws that poverty must obey.
    (Mason Cooley (b. 1927), U.S. aphorist. City Aphorisms, Sixth Selection, New York (1989).)
    More quotations from: Mason Cooley, poverty
  • 10.
    To marry the Irish is to look for poverty.
    (J.P. (James Patrick) Donleavy (b. 1926), U.S. author. The Ginger Man, ch. 2 (1955).)
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