Motivational Quotes about Poverty
Poverty has, in large cities, very different appearances; it is often concealed in splendour, and often in extravagance.
Every life deserves a certain amount of dignity, no matter how poor or damaged the shell that carries it.
In a country well governed, poverty is something to be ashamed of. In a country badly governed, wealth is something to be ashamed of.
Every gun that is made, every warship launched, every rocket fired, signifies in the final sense a theft from those who hunger and are not fed, those who are cold and are not clothed.
Poverty is a divine stepmother who does for youths what their own mothers were unable to do. It introduces them to frugality, to the world and to life.
You can turn painful situations around through laughter. If you can find humor in anything, even poverty, you can survive it.
Poverty entails fear and stress and sometimes depression. It means a thousand petty humiliations and hardships.
We think sometimes that poverty is only being hungry, naked and homeless. The poverty of being unwanted, unloved and uncared for is the greatest poverty. We must start in our own homes to remedy this kind of poverty.