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Famous Quotes & Quotations About Money:

A bank book makes good reading - better than some novels.
~ Harry Lauder.

A bank is a place that will lend you money if you can prove that you don't need it.
~ Bob Hope.

A dollar picked up in the road is more satisfaction to us than the 99 which we had to work for, and the money won at Faro or in the stock market snuggles into our hearts in the same way.
~ Mark Twain Quotes.

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

A man's soul may be buried and perish under a dungheap or in a furrow of the field, just as well as under a pile of money.
~ Nathaniel Hawthorne.

A nickel ain't worth a dime anymore.
~ Yogi Berra.

A rich man is nothing but a poor man with money.
~ W.C. Fields Quotes.

A woman's mink coat represents the sacrifice of a lot of little animals, including her husband.
~ Mignon McLaughlin Quotes, The Second Neurotic's Notebook, 1966.

After a visit to the beach, it's hard to believe that we live in a material world.
~ Pam Shaw.

Always borrow money from a pessimist, he doesn't expect to be paid back.
~ Author Unknown.

Budget: a mathematical confirmation of your suspicions.
~ A.A. Latimer.

Business is the art of extracting money from another man's pocket without resorting to violence.
~ Max Amsterdam.

But tell me: how did gold get to be the highest value? Because it is uncommon and useless and gleaming and gentle in its brilliance; it always gives itself. Only as an image of the highest virtue did gold get to be the highest value. The giver's glance gleams like gold. A golden brilliance concludes peace between the moon and the sun. Uncommon is the highest virtue and useless, it is gleaming and gentle in its brilliance: a gift-giving virtue is the highest virtue.
~ Friedrich Nietzsche Quotes.

By the time I have money to burn, my fire will have burnt out.
~ Author Unknown.

Car sickness is the feeling you get when the monthly payment is due.
~ Author Unknown.

Earth gets its price for what Earth gives us,
The beggar is taxed for a corner to die in,
The priest hath his fee who comes and shrives us,
We bargain for the graves we lie in;
At the devil's booth are all things sold,
Each ounce of dross costs its ounce of gold;
For a cap and bells our lives we pay.
Bubbles we buy with a whole soul's tasking,
'Tis heaven alone that is given away,
'Tis only God may be had for the asking,
No price is set on the lavish summer;
June may be had by the poorest comer.
~ James Russell Lowell, The Vision of Sir Launfal, 1848.

Empty pockets never held anyone back. Only empty heads and empty hearts can do that.
~ Norman Vincent Peale.

Every day I get up and look through the Forbes list of the richest people in America. If I'm not there, I go to work.
~ Robert Orben.

Every one, even the richest and most munificent of men, pays much by cheque more light-heartedly than he pays little in specie.
~ Max Beerbohm, Hosts and Guests, 1918.

...existence has become an unreasoning, wild dance around the golden calf, a mad worship of God Mammon. In that dance and in that worship man has sacrificed all his finer qualities of the heart and soul - kindness and justice, honor and manhood, compassion and sympathy with his fellowman.
~ Alexander Berkman, What Is Communist Anarchism?

Few are aware that they want any thing, except pounds schillings and pence.
~ Augustus William Hare and Julius Charles Hare, Guesses at Truth, by Two Brothers, 1827.

Financially, I've lost money and made money, but I know my way around financially.
~ Jack Nicholson Quotes.

Foul cankering rust the hidden treasure frets,
But gold that's put to use more gold begets.
~ William Shakespeare Quotes, Venus and Adonis, 1593.

He is rich or poor according to what he is, not according to what he has.
~ Henry Ward Beecher.

He that wants money, means, and content is without three good friends.
~ William Shakespeare Quotes.

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