Famous People Quotes About Money

Sometimes your best investments are the ones you don't make.
Donald Trump

Never spend your money before you have earned it.
Thomas Jefferson

Money often costs too much.
Ralph Waldo Emerson

If American men are obsessed with money, American women are obsessed with weight. The men talk of gain, the women talk of loss, and I do not know which talk is the more boring.
Marya Mannes

He that is of the opinion money will do everything may well be suspected of doing everything for money.
Benjamin Franklin

Greed is not a financial issue. It's a heart issue.
Andy Stanley

The safe way to double your money is to fold it over once and put it in your pocket.
Kin Hubbard

If women didn't exist, all the money in the world would have no meaning.
Aristotle Onassis

Here's how I think of my money - as soldiers - I send them out to war everyday. I want them to take prisoners and come home, so there's more of them.
Kevin O'Leary

Money can't buy love, but it improves your bargaining position.
Christopher Marlowe

Poverty makes you sad as well as wise.
Bertolt Brecht

A fool and his money are soon parted.
Thomas Tusser

All money means to me is a pride in accomplishment.
Ray Kroc

Friendship is like money, easier made than kept.
Samuel Butler

A man is usually more careful of his money than of his principles.
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.

A wise man should have money in his head, but not in his heart.
Jonathan Swift

After a certain point, money is meaningless. It ceases to be the goal. The game is what counts.
Aristotle Onassis

I have no money, no resources, no hopes. I am the happiest man alive.
Henry Miller

You have to go broke three times to learn how to make a living.
Casey Stengel

A little thought and a little kindness are often worth more than a great deal of money.
John Ruskin

Money will buy a pretty good dog, but it won't buy the wag of his tail.
Josh Billings

There are people who have money and people who are rich.
Coco Chanel

Poverty breeds lack of self-reliance.
Daniel De Leon

Who covets more is evermore a slave.
Robert Herrick

A man who gives his children habits of industry provides for them better than by giving them fortune.
Richard Whately

Money cannot buy peace of mind. It cannot heal ruptured relationships, or build meaning into a life that has none.
Richard M. DeVos

It is a waste of money to help those who show no desire to help themselves.
Taylor Caldwell

Do what you love and the money will follow.
Marsha Sinetar

Money is just a way of keeping score.
H. L. Hunt

Anybody who thinks money will make you happy, hasn't got money.
David Geffen

What counts is what you do with your money, not where it came from.
Merton Miller

It is more rewarding to watch money change the world than watch it accumulate.
Gloria Steinem

We learned many years ago that the rich may have money, but the poor have time.
Cesar Chavez

Many good qualities are not sufficient to balance a single want - the want of money.
Johann Georg Zimmermann

It's a terribly hard job to spend a billion dollars and get your money's worth.
George M. Humphrey

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