The day hunger disappears, the world will see the greatest spiritual explosion humanity has ever seen.— Federico Garcia Lorca
Captivate Ending Hunger quotations
We know that a peaceful world cannot long exist, one-third rich and two-thirds hungry.
If we can conquer space, we can conquer childhood hunger.
In this country that grows more food than any other nation on this earth, it is unthinkable that any child should go hungry.
Hunger is not an issue of charity. It is an issue of justice.
There are genuinely sufficient resources in the world to ensure that no one, nowhere, at no time, should go hungry.
Food is the moral right of all who are born into this world.
The war against hunger is truly mankind's war of liberation.
A hungry man is not a free man.
The true end of education is not only to make the young learned, but to make them love learning; not only to make them industrious, but to make them love industry; not only to make them virtuous, but to make them love virtue; not only to make them just, but to make them hunger and thirst after justice.
What is needed is a marriage of two impulses, a coupling of the urge to do something positive with the willingness to constantly re-evaluate how effectively our actions lead to our goal - that of ending world hunger.
How unthinkable that, in a country of such bursting plenty, so many people are facing ongoing hunger and poverty. If we are truly each other's keepers, let's support school lunches, food stamps, neighborhood garden projects, and so many other wonderful programs working to put an end to this cruel and needless blight once and for all.
The bible never belittles disappointment, but it does add one key word: temporary - What we feel now, we will not always feel. Our disappointment is itself a sign, and aching, a hunger for something better. And faith is, in the end, a kind of homesickness - for a home we have never visited but have never once stopped longing for.
Hunger knows no friend but its feeder.
A hungry man can't see right or wrong. He just sees food.
We all have families who are longing for peace in the world and an end to the suffering caused by poverty, disease, and hunger. Untold numbers of our friends, our neighbors, our parents, and our children, are hoping that there is more understanding, more generosity, more genuine friendship, and more caring among people of all faiths and cultures.
At the end of Requiem all I wanted to do was get a DV camera and just do a small film. But then the hunger comes back.
When people were hungry, Jesus didn't say, "Now is that political or social?" He said, "I feed you." Because the good news to a hungry person is bread.
When we work to end childhood hunger, we are giving our love to kids who need it so much they will never ask for it.
One of the things I want to do that's outside the realm of acting and the arts - although both have their place in this - is ending childhood hunger here in America.
Are you ready to sacrifice to end world hunger? To sacrifice to end colonialism? To end neo-colonialism? To end racism? To end sexism?
Every week a tsunami rips through poor towns and villages all over the world.
It claims 25,000 lives a day, 175,000 a week. It sweeps children from the arms of their mothers, robs hundreds of millions of any hope for the future. That tsunami is hunger. Help us end it now.
Many people think that hunger is unavoidable in any society, even a society that is blessed with great abundance. That is not true. The European community does not have widespread hunger. America, which leads the world in so many ways, can end childhood hunger within its borders.
America, which leads the world in so many ways, can end childhood hunger within its borders.
I would like to end world hunger and create world peace, stop corruption, stop drugs getting to kids.
No matter where i go, i still end up me.
What's missing never changes. The scenery may change, but i'm still the same incomplete person. The same missing elements torture me with a hunger that i can never satisfy. I think that lack itself is as close as i'll come to defining myself.
Many times, a child's struggle against hunger begins before he or she is born because the mother is undernourished. Making sure prenatal care and proper nutrition are available for expectant mothers in need is a critical part of ending childhood hunger.
For me, Art is the restoration of order.
It may discuss all sort of terrible things, but there must be satisfaction at the end. A little bit of hunger, but also satisfaction.
Most of those who died did not die of hunger but of hatred.
Feeling hatred diminishes you. It eats at your from within and attacks the immune system. When you have hatred inside you, it always crushes you in the end.
Food sovereignty... is most of all characterized by it’s conversations around how to end hunger and poverty.
One of the greatest feelings in the world is knowing that we as individuals can make a difference. Ending hunger in America is a goal that is literally within our grasp.
She could ask for anything, she thought dizzily, anything--an end to pain or world hunger or disease, or for peace on earth. But then again, perhaps these things weren't in the power of angels to grant, or they would already have been granted. And perhaps people were supposed to find these things for themselves.
We hunger for significance, for signs that our personal existence is of special meaning to the universe. To that end, we’re all too eager to deceive ourselves and others, to discern a sacred image in a grilled cheese sandwich or find a divine warning in a comet
What can I do to help? I am asking my senator to support political action to end hunger in the greatest country on this planet.
There will never cease to be ferment in the world unless people are sure of their food.