- For families
living in extreme poverty, who struggle each day and whose
children are placed in care for economic and social reasons,
this could be considered a joke. We could certainly have a
better quality of life by, for example, spending a night at
Manuel Barroso # Family,
- As a
politician, however, I am ashamed to speak of poverty eradication
in such terms. I see clearly that the motivation has weakened
with regard to the initial objective of eradicating poverty.
Manuel Barroso # Poverty,
advice to Italians trying to escape poverty: "Do it my
way and earn more money".
Berlusconi # Poverty,
are experience rich and theory poor. People who are busy doing
things as opposed to people who are busy sitting around, like
me, reading and having coffee in coffee shops don't have opportunities
to kind of collect and organize their experiences and make
sense of them.
Gladwell # Experience,
easy to have principles when you're rich. The important thing
is to have principles when you're poor.
Kroc # Rich,
your life solely on making a buck shows a certain poverty
of ambition. It asks too little of yourself.. Because it's
only when you hitch your wagon to something larger than yourself
that you realize your true potential.
Obama # Money,
my achievements, I can still remember poverty.
Ka Shing # Achievement,
- The rich
... divide with the poor the produce of all their improvements.
They are led by an invisible hand to make nearly the same
distribution of the necessaries of life which would have been
made, had the earth been divided into equal proportions among
all its inhabitants.
Smith # Rich,
government, so far as it is instituted for the security of
property, is in reality instituted for the defense of the
rich against the poor, or of those who have some property
against those who have none at all.
Smith # Government,
is divided into rich and poor, into property owners and exploited
and to abstract oneself from this fundamental division and
from the antagonism between poor and rich means abstracting
oneself from fundamental facts.
Stalin # People,
- It is
a poverty to decide that a child must die so that you may
live as you wish.
Teresa # Poverty,
- I don't
think of myself as a poor deprived ghetto girl who made good.
I think of myself as somebody who from an early age knew I
was responsible for myself, and I had to make good.
Winfrey # Thinking,
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