127 Total Quotes

Poverty Quotes Page 3

Jerry Garcia
I read somewhere that 77 per cent of all the mentally ill live in poverty.Actually, I'm more intrigued by the 23 per cent who are apparently doingquite well for themselves.
Jerry Garcia
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Natural disasters are terrible things, but there is a different kind of ongoing calamity in poverty and nobody is doing a better job in addressing it in different ways than Bill and Melinda Gates and Bono.
Jim Kelly
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Many words are poverty.
Greek proverb
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A lot of it circles around poverty and not being able to afford housing.
Steve Weil
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The relationship between exchange rates and poverty reduction is not so direct, but a more flexible Chinese exchange rate would benefit Asia. It would make a difference.
Haruhiko Kuroda
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Poverty keeps together more homes than it breaks up.
Hector Munro
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Poverty is alive and well in Rhode Island,
Henry Shelton
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Rachel Weisz
had never seen poverty like that.
Rachel Weisz
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As poverty has been reduced in terms of mere survival, it has become more profound in terms of our way of life.
Raoul Vaneigem
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He is so knowledgeable about issues relating to seniors and about poverty issues. He is going to have the best insight on vulnerable populations in the state.
Richard Doran
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Let's face it, Southern poverty is overwhelming, and usually that gets kind of papered over for the rest of us because of the charm of places like New Orleans. But it's pretty grim, really, and now we're being reminded of that.
Richard Walker
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Poverty can teach lessons that privilege cannot.
Jack Klugman
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Samuel Johnson
It is the great privilege of poverty to be happy and yet unenvied, to be healthy with physic, secure without a guard, and to obtain from the bounty of nature what the great and wealthy are compelled to procure by the help of art.
Samuel Johnson
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Poverty is the frontier we have to be able to cross,
Ricardo Lagos
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Michigan's threshold had been consistently under the poverty line. The threshold in Michigan is slipping compared to the poverty line.
Jason Levitis
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We painted like crazy. We tried to bring some pleasantness to their homes. There is a lot of poverty down there. There are a lot of older people, a lot of widows. The fact that we took care of their house was something they couldn't express enough thanks for.
John Batchelor
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Blacks are about seven times more likely to live in neighborhoods of concentrated poverty than whites.
John Powell
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The poverty of our century is unlike that of any other. It is not, as poverty was before, the result of natural scarcity, but of a set of priorities imposed upon the rest of the world by the rich.
John Berger
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For every talent that poverty has stimulated it has blighted a hundred.
John Gardner
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It is undeniable that John Edwards' (poverty) center is a roost from which to run for president; it isn't any more than that.
John Hood
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Poverty has no greater foe than bashfulness.
Proverb Proverbs
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Sloth is the key to poverty.
Proverb Proverbs
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Denying or discouraging access to banking services is part of the cycle of poverty that undermines the foundation of our city. We're concerned that Fifth Third isn't living up to its commitment to the community.
Matt Ryan
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All that poverty alleviation means is an increase in exploitation of the resources, and it provides short-term and relatively superficial gains for people in Africa,
Michael Fay
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Ariel Sharon
We cannot hold onto Gaza forever, more than a million Palestinians live there...crowded in refugee camps, poverty and hotbeds of hatred with no hope on the horizon,
Ariel Sharon
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 Bible,
Be not among winebibbers; among riotous eaters of flesh: / For the drunkard and the glutton shall come to poverty: and drowsiness shall clothe a man with rags.
Bible,
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eliminate child poverty as we know it.
Bill Bradley
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Bill Gates
The greatest surprise in poverty reduction ... is China.
Bill Gates
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I've been involved with the issue of poverty - I've been studying it for about a year and half now. I think one of the major causes of that is health, global health.
Brad Pitt
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Charles Dickens
Poverty and oysters always seem to go together.
Charles Dickens
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