Poor - Quotes


Life is not a matter of holding good cards, but sometimes, playing a poor hand well.

Jack London

A business that makes nothing but money is a poor business.

Henry Ford

A hard-working farmer has plenty to eat. People who waste time will always be poor.


Collective thinking is usually short-lived. We`re fickle, stupid beings with poor memories and a great gift for self-destruction.

Suzanne Collins

Rich men never waste a penny: only poor people do that.

Paulo Coelho

If TV has taught me anything, it`s that miracles always happen to poor kids at Christmas.

The Simpsons (movie)

Money is the poor man`s credit card.

Marshall McLuhan

When the rich wage war it`s the poor who die.

Jean-Paul Sartre

The more we associate experience with cash value, the more we think that money is what we need to live. And the more we associate money with life, the more we convince ourselves that we`re too poor to buy our freedom.

Rolf Potts

I would rather be poor in a cottage full of books than a king without the desire to read.

Thomas Babington Macaulay

If the misery of our poor be caused not by the laws of nature, but by our institutions, great is our sin.

Charles Darwin

Religion is what keeps the poor from murdering the rich.

Napoleon Bonaparte

There is only one class in the community that thinks more about money than the rich, and that is the poor.

Oscar Wilde

It is the heart that makes a man rich. He is rich or poor according to what he is, not according to what he has.

Henry Ward Beecher


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