Quotations About / On: POVERTY
A poor man who does not feel his poverty is in fact a rich man and on the other hand a rich man who suffers from poverty is a poor man.
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).)
Tears in the eyes of women bring disaster and poverty in family and society.
(Don't let woman to cry)
There is no peace in poverty
Poverty is a curse to life
(In my life, what I am suffering most is of poverty. It is a curse to life.)
To struggle is to succeed: struggling to make it, Exterminating the monstrous poverty.
'That which better claims the society is poverty, that can only be eradicated by literacy'.
(- - Pijush Biswas, Indian Poet, [12 July,1988])
India's poor remains too busy for survival to attend seminars or read dissertations on poverty.
(Prasanna Mishra, born in 1942, is from India. He lives in Bhubaneswar. A former civil servant, he is a social activist and is also a columnist.)
'Emptiness of mind is the hardest and deepest level of poverty'!
Poverty sweeps the streets in disorganised nations.