1. 10

    Being powerful is like being a lady. If you have to tell people you are, you aren't.

  2. 9

    Laziness travels so slowly that poverty soon overtakes him.

  3. 8

    Loneliness and the feeling of being unwanted is the most terrible poverty.

  4. 7

    Look at me. I worked my way up from nothing to a state of extreme poverty.

  5. 6

    If a free society cannot help the many who are poor, it cannot save the few who are rich.

  6. 5

    The world is very different now. For man holds in his mortal hands the power to abolish all forms of human poverty, and all forms of human life.

  7. 4

    It's sin and not poverty that makes men miserable.

  8. 3

    Hard work brings prosperity; playing around brings poverty.

  9. 2

    The main motive for nonattachment is a desire to escape from the pain of living, and above all from love, which, sexual or non-sexual, is hard work.

  10. 1

    Contentment is natural wealth, luxury is artificial poverty.

  1. image quote by Syed Ahmad Khan

    When a nation becomes devoid of art and learning, it invites poverty. And when poverty comes it brings in its wake of thousands of crimes.

  2. image quote by Aristotle

    Poverty is the parent of revolution and crime.

  3. image quote by Socrates

    Contentment is natural wealth, luxury is artificial poverty.

  4. image quote by Mahatma Gandhi

    Poverty is the worst form of violence.

  5. image quote by Herbert Simon

    A wealth of information creates a poverty of attention.