Poverty And The Poor Quotes


72 Poverty And The Poor quotes:



"Only in relationship can you know yourself, not in abstraction and certainly not in isolation. The movement of behavior is the sure guide to yourself. It's the mirror of your consciousness: this mirror will reveal its content, the images, the attachments, the fears, the loneliness, the joys and sorrow. Poverty lies in running away from this, either in its sublimations or its identities."
"True poverty does not come from God."
"There is a noble manner of being poor, and who does not know it will never be rich."
"There's a point of poverty at which the spirit isn't with the body all the time. It finds the body really too unbearable. So it's almost as if you were talking to the soul itself. And a soul's not properly responsible."
"The best way to help poor people is to not be one of them."
"The poor would never be able to live at all if it were not for the poor."
"Poverty in itself does not make men into a rabble; a rabble is created only when there is joined to poverty a disposition of mind, an inner indignation against the rich, against society, against the government."
"I am a poor man, but I have this consolation: I am poor by accident, not by design."
"A poor man is all schemes."
"Empty pockets make empty heads."
"To suppose such a thing possible as a society, in which men, who are able and willing to work, cannot support their families, and ought, with a great part of the women, to be compelled to lead a life of celibacy, for fear of having children to be starved; to suppose such a thing possible is monstrous."
"Poverty is a wonderful thing. It sticks to a man after all his friends have forsaken him."
"When poverty comes in the door love flies out the window."
"Poverty has no greater foe than bashfulness."
Author: Proverbs Quotes Category: Poverty And The Poor Quotes Poverty Quotes
"What power can poverty have over a home where loving hearts are beating with a consciousness of untold riches of the head and heart?"
"Who ever mocks the poor insults his maker; and he that is glad at calamities shall not go unpunished."
"We are not concerned with the very poor. They are unthinkable, and only to be approached by the statistician or the poet."
"Here we all live in a state of ambitious poverty."
Author: Juvenal Quotes Category: Poverty And The Poor Quotes Poverty Quotes
"Oh, God! that bread should be so dear! And flesh and blood so cheap!"
"No man can worship God or love his neighbor on an empty stomach."


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