Archive for the ‘poverty’ Category

Everyone has an opinion on the poor and the causes of deprivation and we’ve collected the thoughts of those who would tell us how to solve poverty or help us have hope through laughter.

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Coco Chanel: Luxury Opposite Poverty

Posted by admin on Sunday, May 28, 2017

Coco Chanel Money Quote saying poverty has nothing to do with what is perceived as its opposite – luxury which is opposite – the vulgar. Coco Chanel said:

Some people think luxury is the opposite of poverty. It is not. It is the opposite of vulgarity
— Coco Chanel

Francois Rabelais: Lack of Money Disease

Posted by admin on Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Francois Rabelais Money Quote saying in a wry tone that those without cash are seen as unhealthy and diseased because of their empty, lint lined pockets. Francois Rabelais said:

He was subject to a kind of disease, which at that time they called lack of money
— Francois Rabelais

Francois Rabelais: Leave Nothing to Poor

Posted by admin on Monday, January 16, 2017

Francois Rabelais Money Quote saying off-handedly offering to give away nothing, but only to the poor – those who have less, seems mean spirited. Francois Rabelais said:

I have nothing, owe a great deal, and the rest I leave to the poor
— Francois Rabelais

George Bernard Shaw: Fear of Poverty

Posted by admin on Monday, October 31, 2016

George Bernard Shaw Money Quote saying people are so frightened by the idea of poverty, that it siphons off the simple joy of living. George Bernard Shaw said:

Let the fear of poverty govern your life and your reward will be that you will eat, but you will not live
— George Bernard Shaw

Hillary Clinton: Raise Minimum Wage

Posted by admin on Thursday, October 20, 2016

Hillary Clinton Money Quote saying in the final 2016 Presidential debate that she wants to increase low-income worker pay rate above poverty level. Hillary Clinton said:

I want to raise the national minimum wage. People who work full-time should not be on the poverty line
— Hillary Clinton

Barbara Ehrenreich: Poverty Is Not a Failing

Posted by admin on Sunday, June 26, 2016

Barbara Ehrenreich Money Quote saying the poor are not lazy or possess some type of flaw that causes poverty, it’s lack money only. Barbara Ehrenreich said:

Poverty is not a character failing or a lack of motivation. Poverty is a shortage of money
— Barbara Ehrenreich

George Bernard Shaw: Poverty Worst Crime

Posted by admin on Sunday, June 19, 2016

George Bernard Shaw Money Quote saying poverty is a crime perpetrated on those unable to resist it. George Bernard Shaw said:

The greatest of evils and the worst of crimes is poverty
— George Bernard Shaw

Eli Khamarov: Poverty is Like Punishment

Posted by admin on Friday, June 17, 2016

Eli Khamarov Money Quote saying poverty is like a prison sentence imposed for no reason on those being punished. Eli Khamarov said:

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

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