Poverty Quotes – End Poverty Slogans

Live Simply, So Others May Simply Live

The International Day for the Eradication of Poverty is celebrated annually on October 17 all around the world.

Following are the Poverty quotes and end poverty slogans with images.

Poverty Quotes

“Anyone who has ever struggled with poverty knows how extremely expensive it is to be poor.” » James A. Baldwin

To A Man With An Empty Stomach Food Is God. » Gandhi

“The poor are poor because the rich are rich.”

“Poverty is no disgrace to a man, but it is profoundly inconvenient.” » Sydney Smoth

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

They Have Dreams Like You And Me, Aspirations Of What Life Could Be.

“Once poverty is gone, we’ll need to build museums to display its horrors to future generations. They’ll wonder why poverty continued so long in human society – how a few people could live in luxury while billions dwelt in misery, deprivation and despair.” » Muhammad Yunus

Helping Quotes and Slogans – Public Service

“Poverty is like punishment for a crime you didn’t commit.” » Eli Khamarov

The Trouble With Being Poor Is That It Takes Up All Your Time. » Willem De Kooning

“In a country well governed, poverty is something to be ashamed of. In a country badly governed, wealth is something to be ashamed of.” » Confucius

“Poverty often hides her charms under an ugly mask; yet thousands have been forced into greatness by their very struggle to keep the wolf from the door.” » Orison Swett Marden

“A rich man is nothing but a poor man with money.” » W.C. Fields

You Can'T Get Rid Of Poverty By Giving People Money. » P.J. O'Rourke

“Poverty devastates families, communities and nations. It causes instability and political unrest and fuels conflict.” » Kofi Annan

“With poverty everything becomes frightful.” » Nicolas Boileau

“It would be nice if the poor were to get even half of the money that is spent in studying them.” » Bill Vaughan

The Test Of Our Progress Is Not Whether We Add More To The Abundance Of Those Who Have Much; It Is Whether We Provide Enough For Those Who Have Too Little. » Franklin D. Roosevelt

“We, who have so much, must do more to help those in need. And most of all, we must live simply, so that others may simply live.” » Ed Begley, Jr.

“Development is a lot cheaper than sending soldiers.” » Robert Gates

“Hunger makes a thief of any man.” » Pearl S. Buck

The Poor Need A Friend To Help Bring Poverty To An End

“Empty pockets never held anyone back. Only empty heads and empty hearts can do that.” » Norman Vincent Peale

“Let us work in partnerships between rich and poor to improve the opportunities of all human beings to build better lives.” » Kofi Annan

“Poverty is the parent of revolution and crime.” » Aristotle

The Poor Are Poor Because The Rich Are Rich.

“Almsgiving tends to perpetuate poverty; aid does away with it once and for all.” » Eva Perón

“When you give food to the poor, they call you a saint. When you ask why the poor have no food, they call you a communist.” » Archbishop Helder Camara

“Poverty is the mother of crime.” » Marcus Aurelius

Society Comprises Two Classes- Those Who Have More Food Than Appetite, And Those Who Have More Appetite Than Food. » SéBastien-Roch Nicolas

“Every man has a right to be poor.” » Richard Jefferies

“Poverty is everyone’s problem. It cuts across any line you can name: age, race, social, geographic or religious. Whether you are black or white; rich, middle-class or poor, we are ALL touched by poverty.” » Kathleen Blanco

“The prevalent fear of poverty among the educated classes is the worst moral disease from which our civilization suffers.” » William James

Rising From Poverty Is A Tough Road, When You Are Hungry, Ignored And Cold

“You can’t quit poverty.” » Two and a Half Men

“The trouble with being poor is that it takes up all your time.” » Willem de Kooning

“If the misery of our poor be caused not by the laws of nature, but by our institutions, great is our sin.” » Charles Darwin

Poverty Is The Only Burden That Is Not Lightened By Sharing With Others

“On this International Day for the Eradication of Poverty, let us recognize that extreme poverty anywhere is a threat to human security everywhere. Let us recall that poverty is a denial of human rights. For the first time in history, in this age of unprecedented wealth and technical prowess, we have the power to save humanity from this shameful scourge. Let us summon the will to do it.” » Kofi Annan

“We have grown literally afraid to be poor. We despise anyone who elects to be poor in order to simplify and save his inner life. If he does not join the general scramble and pant with the money-making street, we deem him spiritless and lacking in ambition.” » William James

Poverty Is Like Punishment For A Crime You Didn'T Commit. » Eli Khamarov

“The test of our progress is not whether we add more to the abundance of those who have much; it is whether we provide enough for those who have too little.” » Franklin D. Roosevelt

“My poverty is not complete: it lacks me.” » Antonio Porchia

“Give me, Lord, neither poverty nor riches.” » William Cobbett

Once Poverty Is Gone, We’Ll Need To Build Museums To Display Its Horrors To Future Generations. They’Ll Wonder Why Poverty Continued So Long In Human Society » Mu

“Society comprises two classes: those who have more food than appetite, and those who have more appetite than food.” » Sébastien-Roch Nicolas

“Poverty is very good in poems … in maxims and in sermons, but it is very bad in practical life.” » Henry Ward Beecher Mercycorps.org

“Give a man a fish; you have fed him for today. Teach a man to fish; and you have fed him for a lifetime.” » Chinese Proverb

Live Simply, So Others May Simply Live - Poverty

“There was never a war on poverty. Maybe there was a skirmish on poverty.” » Andrew Cuomo

“Foreign aid must be viewed as an investment, not an expense.” » Congresswoman Kay Granger

“Affluence creates poverty.” » Marshall McLuhan

In Today’S World, Being Poor Is Expensive

“To a man with an empty stomach food is God.” » Gandhi


End Poverty Slogans – Eradicate Poverty

A Better Place For You And Me Is A Poverty Free Society

Do A Good Deed, Help Someone In Need

In A Country Well Governed, Poverty Is Something To Be Ashamed Of. In A Country Badly Governed, Wealth Is Something To Be Ashamed Of. » Confucius

Don’T Be Ignorant, Don’T Be Crazy, Their Lack Of Money Doesn’T Mean Their Lazy

Every Son And Daughter, Deserves Food, Shelter And Water

Food Quotes and Slogans

Everyone Faces Troubles, Without Help Troubles Doubles

Every Man Has A Right To Be Poor. » Richard Jefferies

Everyone Needs A Helping Hand Once In Awhile

In Today’S World, Being Poor Is Expensive

Its Not Their Fault They’Re Poor, Try To Help Them More And More

Empty Pockets Never Held Anyone Back. Only Empty Heads And Empty Hearts Can Do That. » Norman Vincent Peale

Keep Your Coins, We Want Change

Let’S Unite, Poverty We Fight

Live Simply, So Others May Simply Live

Development Is A Lot Cheaper Than Sending Soldiers. » Robert Gates

One Dies Million Cry’s (A Celebrity). Million Die’S No-One Cry’s.

Poverty Is A Weapon Of Mass Destruction

Poverty Is The Mother Of Crimes

Anyone Who Has Ever Struggled With Poverty Knows How Extremely Expensive It Is To Be Poor. » James A. Baldwin

Poverty Is The Only Burden That Is Not Lightened By Sharing With Others

Poverty Is The Parent Of Revolution And Crime.

Put Kind Back Into HumanKIND: Help The Poor

Affluence Creates Poverty. » Marshall McLuhan

Rising From Poverty Is A Tough Road, When You Are Hungry, Ignored And Cold

The Poor Need A Friend To Help Bring Poverty To An End

The Rich Gets More Richer And The Poor Gets Poorer

A Rich Man Is Nothing But A Poor Man With Money. » W.C. Fields

They Have Dreams Like You And Me, Aspirations Of What Life Could Be.

We All Can Do More, To Help The Poor

We Can All Do More….To Help The Extremely Poor

]We All Can Do More, To Help The Poor

We Should Unite, Poverty Is Just Not Right

Who Have You Helped Today? Endpovertyindia.org

Will You Help Give So They Can Simply Live?

We, Who Have So Much, Must Do More To Help Those In Need. And Most Of All, We Must Live Simply, So That Others May Simply Live. » Ed Begley, Jr.

You Shouldn’T Ignore, Just Because They Are Poor