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Famous Quotes & Quotations About Money:

The goose that lays the golden eggs likes to lay where there are eggs already.
~ Charles Spurgeon.

Money does not pay for anything, never has, never will. It is an economic axiom as old as the hills that goods and services can be paid for only with goods and services.
~ Albert Jay Nock, Memoirs of a Superfluous Man, 1943.

Money doesn't talk, it swears.
~ Bob Dylan, It's Alright, Ma (I'm Only Bleeding).

Money is a headache, and money is the cure.
~ Everett Mámor.

Money is better than poverty, if only for financial reasons.
~ Woody Allen.

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.

Money is the last enemy that shall never be subdued. While there is flesh there is money - or the want of money; but money is always on the brain so long as there is a brain in reasonable order.
~ Samuel Butler, Notebooks, 1912.

The little money I have - that is my wealth, but the things I have for which I would not take money, that is my treasure.
~ Robert Brault, www.robertbrault.com.

The only reason a great many American families don't own an elephant is that they have never been offered an elephant for a dollar down and easy weekly payments.
~ Mad Magazine.

The only thing that can console one for being poor is extravagance.
~ Oscar Wilde.

The real measure of your wealth is how much you'd be worth if you lost all your money.
~ Author Unknown.

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

Too much money is as demoralizing as too little, and there's no such thing as exactly enough.
~ Mignon McLaughlin, The Second Neurotic's Notebook, 1966.

Waste your money and you're only out of money, but waste your time and you've lost a part of your life.
~ Michael Leboeuf.

We all know how the size of sums of money appears to vary in a remarkable way according as they are being paid in or paid out.
~ Julian Huxley, Essays of a Biologist, 1923.

We are going as fast as we can as soon as we can. We're in a race against time, until we run out of money.
~ Jack Nicholson.

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