Money is better than poverty, if only for financial reasons.
The good we secure for ourselves is precarious and uncertain until it is secured for all of us and incorporated into our common life.
If there are amazing graces on this earth, I believe that they are these good children sent to us by God and not yet soiled by the knowledge that their nation does not love them.
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.
Poverty of goods is easily cured poverty of the mind is irreparable.
My poverty, but not my will, consents.
There is something about poverty that smells like death.
This administration here and now declares unconditional war on poverty.
The chief problem with lower income farmers is poverty.
People come to poverty in two ways accumulating debts and paying them off.
The want of goods is easily repaired, but the poverty of the soul is irreparable.
None can be an impartial or wise observer of human life but from the vantage ground of what we should call voluntary poverty.
In ev'ry sorrowing soul I pour'd delight, And poverty stood smiling in my sight.
Real poverty is less a state of income than a state of mind.
Poverty is a veil that obscures the face of greatness. An appeal is a mask covering the face of tribulation.
Open markets offer the only realistic hope of pulling billions of people in developing countries out of abject poverty, while sustaining prosperity in the industrialized world.
In poverty and other misfortunes of life, true friends are a sure refuge. The young they keep out of mischief to the old they are a comfort and aid in their weakness, and those in the prime of life they incite to noble deeds.
The world is very different now. For man holds in his mortal hands the power to abolish all forms of human poverty, and all forms of human life.
For every talent that poverty has stimulated it has blighted a hundred.
Prosperity is a way of living and thinking, and not just money or things. Poverty is a way of living and thinking, and not just a lack of money or things.
Poverty must not be a bar to learning and learning must offer an escape from poverty.
True poverty does not come from God.
I worked myself up from nothing to a state of extreme poverty.
Painless poverty is better than embittered wealth.