“A developed country is not a place where the poor have cars. It’s where the rich use public transportation.”

“Un país desarrollado no es un lugar donde los pobres tienen automóviles. Es donde los ricos utilizan el transporte público.”

– Gustavo Francisco Petro Urrego, 797th Mayor of Bogotá [Attributed, See source notes]

Quote Number: 135

Source: Attributed

Source Notes: After searching for a source for this quote both in English and in Spanish, I cannot find a source anywhere, but I did find the quote used in several places without attribution. However, it has been widely attributed to Gustavo Petro. Translation done with Google Translate.


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