charles7724 - Feed Quotations Book Search <![CDATA[Poverty is an anomaly to rich people. It is very difficult to make out why people who want dinner do not ring the bell.]]> <![CDATA[Poverty is the parent of revolution and crime.]]> <![CDATA[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. Consequently, the modern poor are not pitied but written off as trash. The twentieth-century consumer economy has produced the first culture for which a beggar is a reminder of nothing.]]> <![CDATA[A poor man with nothing in his belly needs hope, illusion, more than bread.]]> <![CDATA[The destruction of the poor is their poverty.]]> <![CDATA[To be a poor man is hard, but to be a poor race in a land of dollars is the very bottom of hardships.]]> <![CDATA[Greater than the tread of mighty armies is an idea whose time has come.]]> <![CDATA[Anyone who has struggled with poverty knows how extremely expensive it is to be poor.]]>