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Anzia Yezierska Quotes and Sayings

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Poverty was an ornament on a learned man like a red ribbon on a white horse.
- Anzia Yezierska

The trouble with us is that the ghetto of the Middle
Ages and the children of the twentieth century have to live under one roof.
- Anzia Yezierska

A man is free to go up as high as he can reach up to;
but I,
with all my style and pep, can't get a man my equal
because a girl is always judged by her mother.
- Anzia Yezierska

If I feel depressed I will sing.
If I feel sad I will laugh.
If I feel ill I will double my labor.
If I feel fear I will plunge ahead.
If I feel inferior I will wear new garments.
If I feel uncertain I will raise my voice.
If I feel poverty I will think of wealth to come.
If I feel incompetent I will think of past success.
If I feel insignificant I will remember my goals.
Today I will be the master of my emotions.
- Og Mandino PHOTO

 

Poverty with security is better than plenty
in the midst of fear and uncertainty.
- Aesop

You can turn painful situations around through laughter.
If you can find humor in anything, even poverty,
you can survive it.
- Bill Cosby

As you simplify your life,
the laws of the universe will be simpler;
solitude will not be solitude,
poverty will not be poverty,
nor weakness weakness.
- Henry David Thoreau

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Grant me the treasure of sublime poverty.
- St. Francis of Assisi

Love conquers all things except poverty and a toothache.
- Mae West PHOTO

Every optimist moves along with progress and hastens it,
while every pessimist would keep the worlds at a standstill.
The consequence of pessimism in the life of a nation
is the same as in the life of the individual.
Pessimism kills the instinct that
urges men to struggle against poverty,
ignorance and crime, and dries up
all the fountains of joy in the world.
- Helen Keller

Poverty is the worst form of violence.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

We think sometimes that poverty is only
being hungry, naked and homeless.
The poverty of being unwanted, unloved and
uncared for is the greatest poverty.
We must start in our own homes to remedy this kind of poverty.
- Mother Teresa

A day spent without the sight or sound of beauty,
the contemplation of mystery,
or the search of truth or perfection
is a poverty-stricken day; and a succession
of such days is fatal to human life.
- Lewis Mumford

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

Being unwanted, unloved, uncared for, forgotten by everybody,
I think that is a much greater hunger,
a much greater poverty than the person who has nothing to eat.
- Mother Teresa

Our life of poverty is as necessary as the work itself.
Only in heaven will we see how much we owe to the poor
for helping us to love God better because of them.
- Mother Teresa

The most terrible poverty is loneliness
and the feeling of being unloved.
- Mother Teresa

Christian voters should start looking
at global warming and extreme poverty
as religious issues that speak to the culture of life.
- Al Franken

For every talent that poverty has stimulated it has blighted a hundred.
- John W. Gardner

An important lever for sustained action in tackling
poverty and reducing hunger is money.
- Gro Harlem Brundtland

Coming generations will learn equality from poverty,
and love from woes.
- Khalil Gibran

Open markets offer the only realistic hope of pulling
billions of people in developing countries out of abject poverty,
while sustaining prosperity in the industrialized world.
- Kofi Annan

Money is better than poverty,
if only for financial reasons.
- Woody Allen

Poverty was the greatest motivating factor in my life.
- Jimmy Dean

Poverty is unnecessary.
- Muhammad Yunus

To say that any people are not fit for freedom,
is to make poverty their choice, and to say they had
rather be loaded with taxes than not.
- Thomas Paine

Let's take care of the necessities first:
give people jobs,
and find a way to get us out of poverty.
- Eartha Kitt

I have never known so much naive conviction allied
to greater intellectual poverty.
- Claude Levi-Strauss

Poverty is the only load which is the heavier the more
loved ones there are to assist in bearing it.
- Jean Paul

Money is only a vehicle that provides you with options,
and I say there's only one thing that money can't buy -
poverty.
- Jerry Doyle

First, women are more likely to live in poverty during
their retirement years than are men.
- Ginny B. Waite

Virtue often trips and falls on the sharp-edges rock of poverty.
- Eugene Sue

It is development, not poverty, that causes upheaval and terrorism.
- Robert D. Kaplan

My state has the highest child poverty rate in all of New England,
above the national average.
- Patrick J. Kennedy

People who go to work every day and perform the services
essential to keeping our economy functioning deserve
to live above the poverty level.
- Marcy Kaptur

It is not easy for men to rise whose qualities are thwarted by poverty.
- Juvenal

Poverty can teach lessons that privilege cannot.
- Jack Klugman

There are no quick fixes to Indigenous poverty and social disaster.
- Malcolm Fraser

This administration here and now declares unconditional war on poverty.
- Lyndon B. Johnson

We have common enemies today.
It's called childhood poverty.
It's called cancer.
It's called AIDS.
It's called Parkinson's.
It's called Muscular Dystrophy.
- Jerry Doyle

We can no longer prosper by increasing human productivity.
The more we try to do, the more poverty we will create.
- Paul Hawken

I grew up in a very modest house.
We were poor-we lived on the poverty level.
We all got jobs as young kids.
- Chely Wright

I've always believed the two best anti-poverty programs are work and marriage.
- James Talent

Poverty should not be viewed by us as a humiliation
and even less so as a position of honour or a fatality.
- Mathieu Kerekou

As a result of the current universal benefit,
the poverty rate for seniors in America is about 10%.
Without the universal benefit, it would be over 50%.
- Steve Israel

Real poverty is less a state of income than a state of mind.
- George Gilder

Without Social Security, poverty rates for African
American seniors would more than double.
- Chaka Fattah

Loneliness is the poverty of self; solitude is the richness of self.
- May Sarton

There is nothing worse than being ashamed of parsimony or poverty.
- Titus Livius

We have mistaken the nature of poverty,
and thought it was economic poverty.
No, it is poverty of soul, deprivation of God's recreating,
loving peace.
- Thomas R. Kelly

The wealth of a soul is measured by how much it can feel;
its poverty by how little.
- William R. Alger

Certainly, the poverty, the discrimination,
the episodic unemployment could not but strike an inquiring youngster:
why did these exist,
and what could we do about them.
- Joseph E. Stiglitz

A doctrine of class war seemed to provide a solution
to the problem of poverty to people who know nothing
about how wealth is created.
- Jeane Kirkpatrick

The community which has neither poverty nor riches
will always have the noblest principles.
- Plato

No family gets rich from earning the minimum wage.
In fact, the current minimum wage does not even lift a family out of poverty.
- Jon Corzine

Poverty breeds lack of self-reliance.
- Daniel De Leon

Think about it: Every educated person is not rich,
but almost every education person has a job and a way out of poverty.
So education is a fundamental solution to poverty.
- Kathleen Blanco

Alleviating poverty would be the Bank's overarching objective.
- Lewis Thompson Preston

I made a decision that whether or not I was going to
make under the national poverty level wasn't going
to play a part in whether or not I was an actor.
That's what I do.
- Don Johnson

I write to escape; to escape poverty.
- Edgar Rice Burroughs

There's so much absurdity.
Poverty is so absurd.
- Frank McCourt

That is one of the bitter curses of poverty;
it leaves no right to be generous.
- George Gissing

Of course I am frustrated with regard to extreme poverty,
to violence that never seems to cease.
- Roger Moore

The honest poor can sometimes forget poverty.
The honest rich can never forget it.
- Gilbert K. Chesterton

I came from poverty and was part of those circumstances.
- Pam Grier

Poverty us no disgrace to a man, but it is confoundedly inconvenient.
- Sydney Smith

Americans are blessed with great plenty;
we are a generous people and we have a moral obligation
to assist those who are suffering from poverty,
disease, war and famine.
- Adam Schiff

I believe that, as long as there is plenty,
poverty is evil.
- Robert Kennedy

Hope is necessary in every condition.
The miseries of poverty, sickness and captivity would,
without this comfort, be insupportable.
- William Samuel Johnson

When community action was put into federal law in the
early sixties as part of the effort to combat poverty and social injustice,
I supported it intellectually.
- Barney Frank

I have always had a horror and detestation of poverty.
- Taylor Caldwell


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