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|Money is better than poverty, if only for financial
Money is only loaned to a man. He comes into the world with
nothing and he leaves with nothing.
William Crapo Durant
Founder of General Motors and Chevrolet.
Wine maketh merry: but money answereth all things.
Ecclesiastes, 10. 19.
Too many of us look upon Americans as dollar chasers. This is
a cruel libel, even if it is reiterated thoughtlessly by the
Goddam money. It always ends up making you blue as hell.
J. D. Salinger
The Catcher in the Rye.
Money can't buy you happiness but it does bring you a more pleasant
form of misery.
Money couldn't buy friends, but you got a better class of enemy.
The love of money is the root of all evil.
1 Timothy, 6. 10.
Lack of money is the root of all evil.
George Bernard Shaw
No one can earn a million dollars honestly.
William Jennings Bryan
Let us not be satisfied with just giving money. Money is not
enough, money can be got, but they need your hearts to love
them. So, spread your love everywhere you go.
When you don't have any money, the problem is food. When you
have money, it's sex. When you have both, it's health. If everything
is simply jake, then you're frightened of death.
J. P. Donleavy
From novel The Ginger Man.
In this country, you gotta make the money first. Then when you
get the money, you get the power. Then when you get the power,
then you get the women.
From movie Scarface.
There's no money in poetry, but then there's no poetry in money,
Time is money.
A rich man is nothing but a poor man with money.
W. C. Fields
I don't like money, actually, but it quiets my nerves.
You can be young without money but you can't be old without
From play Cat On a Hot Tin Roof.
A fool and his money are easily parted.
Don't stay in bed, unless you can make money in bed.
Money makes the world go round.
John Kander, Fred Ebb
Line from song Money, Money - from musical
Money can't buy me love.
From Beatles song Can't Buy Me Love.
The big difference between sex for money and sex for free is
that sex for money usually costs a lot less.
The more I see of the moneyed classes, the more I understand
George Bernard Shaw
What's the use of happiness? It can't buy you money.
When I was young I used to think that money was the most important
thing in life. Now that I am old, I know it is.
Well, whiles I am a beggar, I will rail,
And say there is no sin, but to be rich;
And being rich, my virtue then shall be,
To say there is no vice, but beggary.
Bad money shouldn't be burned. It should be transformed.
Bishop Ramon Godinez
Mexican bishop saying he accepted donations
Remember that credit is money
Money is a poor man's credit card.
The modern banking system manufactures money out of nothing.
The process is perhaps the most astounding piece of sleight-of-hand
that was ever invented. Banking was conceived in inequity and
born in sin... But if you want to continue to be slaves of the
bankers and pay the cost of your own slavery, then let the bankers
continue to create money and control credit.
Josiah Charles Stamp
No man's credit is ever as good as his money.
Edgar Watson Howe
He that is of the opinion money will do everything may well
be suspected of doing everything for money.
If you would be wealthy, think of saving as well as getting.
Who is rich? He that is content. Who is that? Nobody.
Riches may enable us to confer favors, but to confer them with
propriety and grace requires a something that riches cannot
Charles Caleb Colton
Annual income twenty pounds, annual expenditure nineteen six,
result happiness. Annual income twenty pounds, annual expenditure
twenty pounds ought and six, result misery.
If all the rich people in the world divided up their money among
themselves there wouldn't be enough to go around.
House of All Nations.
Endless money forms the sinews of war.
Money was never a big motivation for me, except as a way to
keep score. The real excitement is playing the game.
Trump: Art of the Deal.
If you want to know what God thinks of money, just look at the
people he gave it to.
Money is the sinew of love as well as war.
I'm living so far beyond my income that we may almost be said
to be living apart.
e e cummings
The only way not to think about money is to have a great deal
Save a little money each month and at the end of the year you'll
be surprised at how little you have.
My problem lies in reconciling my gross habits with my net income.
The mint makes it first, it is up to you to make it last.
The rich are the scum of the earth in every country.
G. K. Chesterton
One must be poor to know the luxury of giving.
Money frees you from doing things you dislike. Since I dislike
doing nearly everything, money is handy.
The chief value of money lies in the fact that one lives in
a world in which it is overestimated.
H. L. Mencken
Make money your god and it will plague you like the devil.
Make money, money by fair means if you can, if not, but any
If you can count your money, you don't have a billion dollars.
J. Paul Getty
I have enough money to last me the rest of my life, unless I
A large income is the best recipe for happiness I ever heard
A wise man should have money in his head, but not in his heart.
Do not be fooled into believing that because a man is rich he
is necessarily smart. There is ample proof to the contrary.
Be rich to yourself and poor to your friends.
It is not easy for men to rise whose qualities are thwarted
The easiest way for your children to learn about money is for
you not to have any.
Lack of money is no obstacle. Lack of an idea is an obstacle.
It is pretty hard to tell what does bring happiness; poverty
and wealth have both failed.
The safest way to double your money is to fold it over once
and put it in your pocket.
Money can't buy happiness, but neither can poverty.
No matter how rich you become, how famous or powerful, when
you die the size of your funeral will still pretty much depend
on the weather.
The more you chase money, the harder it is to catch it.
Cashing In or Selling Out.
It is better to have a permanent income than to be fascinating.
The Model Millionaire.
Wealth is the parent of luxury and indolence, and poverty of
meanness and viciousness, and both of discontent.
Money alone sets all the world in motion.
Someday I want to be rich. Some people get so rich they lose
all respect for humanity. That's how rich I want to be.
Finance is the art of passing money from hand to hand until
it finally disappears.
Robert W. Sarnoff
It has been said that the love of money is the root of all evil.
The want of money is so quite as truly.
Money: There's nothing in the world so demoralizing as money.
Inflation is when you pay fifteen dollars for the ten-dollar
haircut you used to get for five dollars when you had hair.
I choose the likely man in preference to the rich man; I want
a man without money rather than money without a man.
From Plutarch, Lives.
Never spend your money before you have it.
He had heard people speak contemptuously of money: he wondered
if they had ever tried to do without it.
W. Somerset Maugham
Of Human Bondage.
Be you in what line of life you may, it will be amongst your
misfortunes if you have not time properly to attend to pecuniary
[monetary] matters. Want of attention to these matters has impeded
the progress of science and of genius itself.
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