The quality or condition of being scarce; smallness of quantity in proportion to the wants or demands; deficiency; lack of plenty; short supply; penury; as, a scarcity of grain; a great scarcity of beauties.
Saving our planet, lifting people out of poverty, advancing economic growth... these are one and the same fight. We must connect the dots between climate change, water scarcity, energy shortages, global health, food security and women's empowerment. Solutions to one problem must be solutions for all. Ban Ki-moon
Most plain girls are virtuous because of the scarcity of opportunity to be otherwise. Maya Angelou
There is no scarcity of opportunity to make a living at what you love; there's only scarcity of resolve to make it happen. Wayne Dyer
No complaint... is more common than that of a scarcity of money. Adam Smith
In order to be a great marketer, you have to be focused and intense and look at scarcity, urgency, activity and passion in the marketplace. Dave Ramsey