Poverty Quotes, Sayings about the poor - Page 4

If you’ve ever really been poor, you remain poor at heart all your life.
– Arnold Bennett

The poor man is not he who is without a cent, but he who is without a dream.
– Harry Kemp

For every talent that poverty has stimulated it has blighted a hundred.
– John

When you have a spiritual foundation, you look at poverty differently then.
– Dennis

There is no scandal like rags, nor any crime so shameful as poverty.
– George Farquhar

The rich would have to eat money, but luckily the poor provide food.
– Russian Proverb

Poverty is no disgrace to a man, but it is confoundedly inconvenient.
– Sydney Smith

O God! that bread should be so dear, And flesh and blood so cheap!
– Thomas Hood

I worked my way up from nothing to a state of extreme poverty.
– Groucho Marx

The trouble with being poor is that it takes up all your time.
– William

Poverty is like punishment for a crime you didn’t commit.
– Eli Khamarov

Over the hill to the poor house I’m trudgin’ my weary way.
– Will Carleton

Seldom do people discern Eloquence under a threadbare cloak.
– Juvenal

Poverty is a career for lot’s of well paid people.
– Ronald Reagan

You can’t get rid of poverty by giving people money.
– P. J. O’Rourke

A rich man is nothing but a poor man with money.
– W.C. Fields

He is now fast rising from affluence to poverty.
– S. L. Clemens

I am as poor as Job, my lord, but not so patient.
– William Shakespeare

The mother of revolution and crime is poverty.
– Aristotle

It is life near the bone, where it is sweetest.
– Henry David Thoreau