Top 90+ Homelessness Quotes That Will Make You Aware of Homelessness

Here we collected homelessness quotes for those who are homeless but are happy in their life. Although many individuals see homeless people, relatively few are prepared to discuss it. Homeless individuals are either idealized or demonized in the media. But relatively few discuss what it’s like to be homeless.

In actuality, homelessness is a constant source of human humiliation. Tragically, some individuals possess so many homes that they need to pay a professional to manage them. Yet other individuals are compelled to sleep on the pavement because they cannot pay rent.

Sadly, not many people are aware of this. The perception is that being homeless is partially a decision. Since they didn’t work hard in school or hunt for a job, those who are homeless deserve what they are going through.

Famous Homelessness Quotes

Famous Homelessness Quotes

When life gets hard, try to remember: the life you complain about is only a dream to some people – Anonymous

Home is a notion that only nations of the homeless fully appreciate and only the uprooted comprehend. – Wallace Stegner

My life was wandering; I never had a homeland. It was a matter of being constantly tossed about, without rest; nowhere, and never did I find a home. – Jan Amos Komensky

It takes a society to combat homelessness, and a strong nation to fight poverty – Wayne Chirisa

Nowhere in the bible did it say, only show compassion and empathy to those you can trust. If we did that, we would be burying homeless people every day. – Shannon L. Adler

Let your love be the kindness to make a homeless person believe that a soul needs something more than just four walls and a ceiling. – Munia Khan

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There are millions of homeless people in the world because humanity does not have a proper conscience! – Mehmet Murat Ildan

The home was never a dream for homeless people as they used to have their homes. Living in a home was their reality. Now we need to help them to find the lost reality – again. – Munia Khan

Treat him as a friend and save a life – A homeless man is not a leper. – Sir Kristian Goldmund Aumann

Escaping poverty among the physical barriers is difficult, but with the added emotional toll, it’s almost impossible. It’s not as simple as we’d like to think. – Terence Lester

We live in a world where there is so much wealth. There shouldn’t be a homeless person. That’s crazy. – Raheem De Vaughn

You can spend money on new housing for poor people and the homeless, or you can spend it on a football stadium or a golf course. – Jello Biafra

Homelessness is not just about having a job or an apartment. Too often homelessness is due to a disordered mind. – Danielle Steel

Best Quote about Homelessness

Best Quote about Homelessness

Most homeless kids are on the streets because they have been forced by circumstances that cause them to think that they are safer there than in any home they once knew. – Jewel

To save a life is a real and beautiful thing. To make a home for the homeless, yes, is a thing that must be good; whatever the world may say, it cannot be wrong. – Vincent Van Gogh

Poverty is the mother of crime. – Marcus Aurelius

When we bear witness when we become the situation — homelessness, poverty, illness, violence, death — the right action arises by itself. – Bernie Glassman

Don’t try to drive the homeless into places we find suitable. Help them survive in places they find suitable. – Daniel Quinn

People will sooner aid a sick dog lying on the sidewalk than try to find shelter for a sick person. It’s too much to deal with. – Michael Zaslow

One of the toughest jobs we have is convincing some people that we’re not making up this problem. The homeless out here may be harder to see, but they are all around, right beneath the surface. – Dottie Kastigar

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The world of the homeless is tough and interesting. – Paul Dano

Homelessness is not the result of not having a house, it’s a lack of a soul in a body. – Goitsemang Mvula

Freedom is meaningless if people cannot put food in their stomachs if they can have no shelter if illiteracy and disease continue to dog them. – Nelson Mandela

People who are homeless are not socially inadequate. They are people without homes. – Sheila McKechnie

There’s no reason someone who has fought for their country should be homeless or jobless. – Chris Kyle

Seven out of ten Americans are one paycheck away from being homeless. – Pras Michel

These things become the norm: that some homeless people die of cold on the streets is not news. In contrast, a ten-point drop in the stock markets of some cities is a tragedy. – Pope Francis

Homelessness Quotes from the Bible

Homelessness Quotes from the Bible

The righteous care about justice for the poor, but the wicked have no such concern. PROVERBS 29:7

For six years you are to sow your fields and harvest the crops, but during the seventh year let the land lie unplowed and unused. Then the poor among your people may get food from it, and the wild animals may eat what is left. EXODUS 23:10-11

‘When you reap the harvest of your land, do not reap to the very edges of your field or gather the gleanings of your harvest. Do not go over your vineyard a second time or pick up the grapes that have fallen. Leave them for the poor and the foreigner. I am the Lord your God.’ LEVITICUS 19:9-10

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He raises the poor from the dust and lifts the needy from the ash heap; he seats them with princes and has them inherit a throne of honor. ‘For the foundations of the earth are the Lord’s; on them, he has set the world.’ SAMUEL 2:8

He saves the needy from the sword in their mouth; he saves them from the clutches of the powerful. So, the poor have hope, and injustice shuts its mouth. JOB 5:15-17

Whoever shuts their ears to the cry of the poor will also cry out and not be answered. PROVERBS 21:13

The generous will themselves be blessed, for they share their food with the poor. PROVERBS 22:9

But now as for what is inside you—be generous to the poor, and everything will be clean for you. LUKE 11:41

The King will reply, ‘Truly I tell you, whatever you did for one of the least of these brothers and sisters of mine, you did for me.’ MATTHEW 25:40

Messages for the Homeless

Messages for the Homeless

One of the toughest jobs we have is convincing some people that we’re not making up this problem. The homeless out here may be harder to see, but they are all around, right beneath the surface. – Dottie Kastigar

The world of the homeless is tough and interesting. – Paul Dano

Homelessness is not the result of not having a house, it’s a lack of a soul in a body. – Goitsemang Mvula

Freedom is meaningless if people cannot put food in their stomachs if they can have no shelter if illiteracy and disease continue to dog them. – Nelson Mandela

People who are homeless are not socially inadequate. They are people without homes. – Sheila McKechnie

Not everyone homeless is a drug addict or in need of mental health care. Some are normal people who’ve been knocked down, and it can happen to you too. Not all of us made bad life choices. – Sherrilyn Kenyon

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Homelessness, unemployment, drug addiction, mental illness, and illiteracy are only a few of the problems that disappear from public view when human beings contending with them are relegated to cages. – Angela Davis

The baby Jesus was the last homeless person the Republicans liked. – Andy Borowitz

How can we worship a homeless man on Sunday and ignore one on Monday? – Shane Claiborne

Jesus never says to the poor: ‘come find the church’, but he says to those of us in the church: ‘go into the world and find the poor, hungry, homeless, imprisoned. – Tony Campolo

Our true home is waiting for us, prepared by the Lord Jesus Christ. – Billy Graham

Poverty is a weapon of mass destruction. Homelessness is a weapon of mass destruction. Unemployment is a weapon of mass destruction. – Dennis Kucinich

Famous Quotes about Poverty and Homelessness

 

Famous Quotes about Poverty and Homelessness

People who are homeless are not socially inadequate. They are people without homes. – Sheila McKechnie

I’m dating a homeless woman. It was easier talking her into staying over. – Garry Shandling

Everyone should have the right to a safe and secure home. – Corinne Bailey Rae

Human beings can withstand a week without water, two weeks without food, and many years of homelessness, but not loneliness. It is the worst of all tortures, the worst of all sufferings. – Paulo Coelho

Home is a notion that only nations of the homeless fully appreciate and only the uprooted comprehend. – Wallace Stegner

I am the greatest tennis player. The other players are like coins in my pocket that I give to a homeless man. – Novak Djokovic

Our listening creates a sanctuary for the homeless parts within another person. – Rachel Naomi Remen

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I am thrice homeless, as a native of Bohemia in Austria, as an Austrian among Germans, and as a Jew throughout the world. Everywhere an intruder is never welcomed. – Gustav Mahler

A house is a home when it shelters the body and comforts the soul. – Phillip Moffitt

People are not homeless if they’re sleeping in the streets of their hometowns. – Dan Quayle

Of course, money buys happiness. Have you ever seen a homeless person skip? The answer to that riddle’s no. They’re not allowed. – Daniel Tosh

I often pay homeless people to come around and clean my car. – Tara Palmer-Tomkinson

They’re cute but they just chase you around all day long going, ‘Can I have a dollar? I’m missing a shoe! I need a ride! – Kathleen Madigan

I went to a coaching center in my neighborhood. I had to leave the homeless situation because it was so bad, and I knew that I was falling deeper and deeper. – Luis J. Rodriguez

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