We’ve collected the best Money Quotes from the greatest minds of the world: Jonathan Swift, Muhammad Yunus, Richard Pryor, Andy Warhol, Thomas Tusser. Use them as an inspiration.
Making money is art and working is art and good business is the best art.
A fool and his money are soon parted.
Victory is everything. You can spend the money but you can never spend the memories.
I am not attracted to those politicians who are short on vision and only want to make money. I like those who have vision.
Life is better when people are working, happy, and spending money.
Don’t worry about writing a book or getting famous or making money. Just lead an interesting life.
I know why they don’t like me because they want the money I have.
I went into the business for the money, and the art grew out of it. If people are disillusioned by that remark, I can’t help it. It’s the truth.
When I was young I thought that money was the most important thing in life; now that I am old I know that it is.
There’s only one thing money won’t buy, and that is poverty.
Of the billionaires I have known, money just brings out the basic traits in them. If they were jerks before they had money, they are simply jerks with a billion dollars.
The highest use of capital is not to make more money, but to make money do more for the betterment of life.
Successful people make money. It’s not that people who make money become successful, but that successful people attract money. They bring success to what they do.
Just because you’re working does not mean you’re making money. That’s two very different things in show business.
A simple fact that is hard to learn is that the time to save money is when you have some.
Crypto today is a libertarian paradise. If you send your money to the wrong place, it’s gone. If you send it to a merchant and don’t receive the goods, you have no recourse. This is cash. Treat it as such.
It’s about enjoying your life. If you have no family, no friends to enjoy it with, it don’t matter how much you have, how much success you have, how much fame you have, how much money you have, it doesn’t matter.
Put not your trust in money, but put your money in trust.
Certainly there are things in life that money can’t buy, but it’s very funny – Did you ever try buying them without money?
I believe Bitcoin is a very convenient way to shop and to transfer money to any account around the world. Governments should work around a framework for the currency instead of putting restrictions on it.
Run for your life from any man who tells you that money is evil. That sentence is the leper’s bell of an approaching looter.
I’ve always been the one who struggled financially, so now it’s so cool that I can make my own money and do whatever I want with it.
The best thing is to invest in yourself, because it takes money to make money.
The most beautiful things are not associated with money; they are memories and moments. If you don’t celebrate those, they can pass you by.
My job is making money, helping other people make money. I am spending money, trying to make sure more people get rich, because you cannot spend a lot of money, right? So my job is spending money, helping others. This is a headache.
Money can’t buy you happiness, but it helps you look for it in a lot more places.
Markets are constantly in a state of uncertainty and flux and money is made by discounting the obvious and betting on the unexpected.
Money doesn’t make you happy. I now have $50 million but I was just as happy when I had $48 million.
The extravagant expenditure of public money is an evil not to be measured by the value of that money to the people who are taxed for it.
You’re only the boss if you put up your own money.
Money has to be an explosion of excitement and opportunity, yet we already secretly know that it doesn’t do what it promises. Nothing has ever given us as much pleasure as our pocket money when we were 12, or our first wage at the end of that first exhausting week, paid in folded cash.
Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies are a form of money that’s a stable field that the government can’t destroy and can’t distort. Because its creation is governed by the laws of mathematics. It can’t happen any faster or slower than a certain rate, and it all sort of self-adjusts.
I truly believe that women should be financially independent from their men. And let’s face it, money gives men the power to run the show. It gives men the power to define value. They define what’s sexy. And men define what’s feminine. It’s ridiculous.
I made my money the old-fashioned way; I inherited it. I think that’s a great thing to do.
You get a lot of accommodations for being on scholarship, but there is too much money floating around in the NCAA to not be giving it to the people earning it.
There is nothing so habit-forming as money.
If you hire people just because they can do a job, they’ll work for your money. But if you hire people who believe what you believe, they’ll work for you with blood, sweat, and tears.
The secret of my success is that I make other people money. And, never ever, ever, ever be ashamed about trying to earn as much as possible for yourself, if the person you’re working with is also making money. That’s life!
There’s no money in poetry, but then there’s no poetry in money, either.
When I get a little money I buy books; and if any is left I buy food and clothes.
Money: power at its most liquid.
In any investment, you expect to have fun and make money.
It costs a lot of money to look this cheap.
I will never win an Oscar, and do you know why? First of all, because I’m not Jewish. Secondly, I make too much money for all those old farts in the Academy.
A system of capitalism presumes sound money, not fiat money manipulated by a central bank. Capitalism cherishes voluntary contracts and interest rates that are determined by savings, not credit creation by a central bank.
Banks are an almost irresistible attraction for that element of our society which seeks unearned money.
There’s nothing more satisfying than seeing a happy and smiling child. I always help in any way I can, even if it’s just by signing an autograph. A child’s smile is worth more than all the money in the world.
It’s not about the gold medals or the trophies or the money. It’s about the people that you cherish and can share incredible moments with.
There are two things I will never do in my life. I will never climb Mount Everest, and I will never work with Val Kilmer again. There isn’t enough money in the world.
Companies figured out that the easiest way to make money was to reissue records that the accounting department had paid for years ago and already made a profit.
My parents survived the Great Depression and brought me up to live within my means, save some for tomorrow, share and don’t be greedy, work hard for the necessities in life knowing that money does not make you better or more important than anyone else. So, extravagance has been bred out of my DNA.
I can’t draw a stick person. I can’t play a musical instrument. But I’ve always had a knack for making money.
The problem is not that people are taxed too little, the problem is that government spends too much.
Money is the probably the most successful story ever told. It has no objective value… but then you have these master storytellers: the big bankers, the finance ministers… and they come, and they tell a very convincing story.
Business, that’s easily defined – it’s other people’s money.
We go to school to learn to work hard for money. I write books and create products that teach people how to have money work hard for them.
In my view, a corporation is not a person. A corporation does not have First Amendment rights to spend as much money as it wants, without disclosure, on a political campaign.
The writer must earn money in order to be able to live and to write, but he must by no means live and write for the purpose of making money.
Money won’t create success, the freedom to make it will.
Back in the 1970s, Kodak tried to give $25m to a black civil rights organisation in Rochester, New York. The company‘s shareholders rose up in arms: making this politically charged offering wasn’t the reason they had entrusted Kodak with their money. The donation was withdrawn.
Capitalists make money by exploiting labor and by externalizing the costs of the wastes produced by the productive process by imposing the wastes on the environment.
I want to make as much money as I possibly can so that when my day comes, my mother and sister is fine. My close friends are fine. They don’t have to worry about anything ever again.
I have learned so many things from my mother about the right upbringing, the right values, value for money, value for elders, for family members. I think these things only a parent can teach you.
I think money is a wonderful thing because it enables you to do things. It enables you to invest in ideas that don’t have a short-term payback.
When you pay your money to see me, I want you to have the best concert you can have from me.
I don’t have power or money and one-sided media support or the inclination to stoop to any level for the sake of power.
You’ve got to tell your money what to do or it will leave.
Money? How did I lose it? I never did lose it. I just never knew where it went.
I just save my money, man. I don’t even try to enjoy it like these other rappers; they having fun and they lit, but they gon’ be broke later on. I be savin’, I be chillin’. It feels good to know I got it, but it feel better to know I’ma keep it too.
I don’t need the money, dear. I work for art.
Success is having to worry about every damn thing in the world, except money.
I never attempt to make money on the stock market. I buy on the assumption that they could close the market the next day and not reopen it for five years.
Who covets more is evermore a slave.
Who controls the issuance of money controls the government!
For a successful entrepreneur it can mean extreme wealth. But with extreme wealth comes extreme responsibility. And the responsibility for me is to invest in creating new businesses, create jobs, employ people, and to put money aside to tackle issues where we can make a difference.
People who identify themselves as conservatives donate money to charity more often than people who identify themselves as liberals. They donate more money and a higher percentage of their incomes.
Many people take no care of their money till they come nearly to the end of it, and others do just the same with their time.
Those who are of the opinion that money will do everything may reasonably be expected to do everything for money.
It is more rewarding to watch money change the world than watch it accumulate.
Trying to make a feature film yourself with no money is the best film school you can do.
I wish people would spend their money on hybrid cars.
Money is not the only answer, but it makes a difference.
Words are the money of fools.
Money is kind of just like air – if you don’t have air, you can’t breathe. If you don’t have money, I don’t think you’ll want to breathe – you won’t want to live.
Whether you’re a DJ, whether you a rapper, whether you a producer, take it seriously. This is an occupation – you can get paid – don’t expect to blow up overnight, and appreciate when you do get paid any type of money, appreciate it.
Everybody makes money; not everybody makes history.
To me, spending millions of dollars recreating the world’s sadness with actors and props and sets – it seems like a kind of arrogant waste of money… Unless, that is, it’s a film about an historical event.
I’m proud to be associated with the value system at Berkshire Hathaway; I think you’ll make more money in the end with good ethics than bad.
A fool and his money are lucky enough to get together in the first place.
Almost anyone can be an author; the business is to collect money and fame from this state of being.
There’s just one thing I can’t figure out. My income tax!
If I had all the money I’d spent on drink, I’d spend it on drink.
I’m not motivated by money or power or fame. In the end, it doesn’t bring much happiness. The only thing that is driving me is self-satisfaction, self-validation.
I’ve never been able to understand why a Republican contributor is a ‘fat cat’ and a Democratic contributor of the same amount of money is a ‘public-spirited philanthropist‘.
I am not a pig farmer. The pigs had a great time, but I didn’t make any money.
Success isn’t measured by money or power or social rank. Success is measured by your discipline and inner peace.
It’s good to have money and the things that money can buy, but it’s good, too, to check up once in a while and make sure that you haven‘t lost the things that money can’t buy.
Crime, money, power, drugs – are all linked.
Money is everywhere but so is poetry. What we lack are the poets.
If the money we donate helps one child or can ease the pain of one parent, those funds are well spent.
I personally think that money can do very little. And this has been my experience all across.
You know, my main reaction to this money thing is that it’s humorous, all the attention to it, because it’s hardly the most insightful or valuable thing that’s happened to me.
I’m not a driven businessman, but a driven artist. I never think about money. Beautiful things make money.
Cryptocurrency currencies take the concept of money, and they take it native into computers, where everything is settled with computers and doesn’t require external institutions or trusted third parties to validate things.
New York was no mere city. It was instead an infinitely romantic notion, the mysterious nexus of all love and money and power, the shining and perishable dream itself.
Socialism violates at least three of the Ten Commandments: It turns government into God, it legalizes thievery and it elevates covetousness. Discussions of income inequality, after all, aren’t about prosperity but about petty spite. Why should you care how much money I make, so long as you are happy?
Taxation is just a sophisticated way of demanding money with menaces.
I don’t pay good wages because I have a lot of money; I have a lot of money because I pay good wages.
I never fight for the money, but every person is different.
The process by which banks create money is so simple that the mind is repelled.
It is a waste of money to help those who show no desire to help themselves.
It is not the creation of wealth that is wrong, but the love of money for its own sake.
If money is your hope for independence you will never have it. The only real security that a man will have in this world is a reserve of knowledge, experience, and ability.
When there is money, there is also greed. Everyone wants to talk to you when there is money. Only if you have the passion for it, you must become a philanthropist, else it’ll become a headache.
You can be young without money but you can’t be old without it.
I don’t want to make money, I just want to be wonderful.
When a man says money can do anything, that settles it: he hasn’t got any.
A bank is a place that will lend you money if you can prove that you don’t need it.
It takes a great person to walk away from money.
Anybody who thinks money will make you happy, hasn’t got money.
Money often costs too much.
I don’t want to make money; I want to make a difference.
Don’t bring your need to the marketplace, bring your skill. If you don’t feel well, tell your doctor, but not the marketplace. If you need money, go to the bank, but not the marketplace.
The faster I make a lot of money, the faster I can have these kids I want.
My goal is to prosper and be a world champion and make money and retire and say I did it.
Poverty is multidimensional. It extends beyond money incomes to education, health care, political participation and advancement of one’s own culture and social organisation.
If you can count your money, you don’t have a billion dollars.
Money can’t buy happiness, but it can make you awfully comfortable while you’re being miserable.
A successful man is one who makes more money than his wife can spend. A successful woman is one who can find such a man.
We have the right as individuals to give away as much of our own money as we please in charity; but as members of Congress we have no right to appropriate a dollar of the public money.
Why is there so much month left at the end of the money?
No man should be in public office who can’t make more money in private life.
Money is our madness, our vast collective madness.
Wealth and want equally harden the human heart.
If money was my only motivation, I would organize myself differently.
There’s no such thing as a free lunch.
Gambling with cards or dice or stocks is all one thing. It’s getting money without giving an equivalent for it.
Money equals freedom.
My principles are more important than the money or my title.
Money doesn’t talk, it swears.
When I first starting making money, when I first made my first six-digits, I was – my big thing was I went to put super unleaded in my truck for the first time.
Very few people can afford to be poor.
Every day we are paying more for energy than we should due to poor insulation, inefficient lights, appliances, and heating and cooling equipment – money we could save by investing in energy efficiency.
You can’t get rid of poverty by giving people money.
Wealth is the ability to fully experience life.
Batman. I like the idea that if I had enough money, time, and vengeance, I could become him.
Unfaithfulness in the keeping of an appointment is an act of clear dishonesty. You may as well borrow a person’s money as his time.
A woman’s best protection is a little money of her own.
Don’t judge me. I made a lot of money.
You can tell a lot about a man’s character by watching him win or lose money.
If God has allowed me to earn so much money, it is because He knows I give it all away.
War is big business. It’s a lot of money going to and fro, and unfortunately a lot of angst, and a lot of fear, and a lot of doubt. And eventually a lot of wonderful people, like soldiers, like men and women that are out there trying to do the best they can, they come back being wounded on many levels.
Government always finds a need for whatever money it gets.
You always hear the phrase, money doesn’t buy you happiness. But I always in the back of my mind figured a lot of money will buy you a little bit of happiness. But it’s not really true. I got a new car because the old one‘s lease expired.
The problem with socialism is that you eventually run out of other peoples’ money.
Friends and acquaintances are the surest passport to fortune.
As long as I can make lots of money in other businesses, I’ll continue to subsidize my own work.
You have to go broke three times to learn how to make a living.
It takes no compromising to give people their rights. It takes no money to respect the individual. It takes no survey to remove repressions.
Never spend your money before you have earned it.
When you print money, the money does not flow evenly into the economic system. It stays essentially in the financial service industry and among people that have access to these funds, mostly well-to-do people. It does not go to the worker.
Disneyland is a work of love. We didn’t go into Disneyland just with the idea of making money.
We have the best government that money can buy.
I know of nothing more despicable and pathetic than a man who devotes all the hours of the waking day to the making of money for money’s sake.
All the money I have, I made with my talent.
I have not been that wise. Health I have taken for granted. Love I have demanded, perhaps too much and too often. As for money, I have only realized its true worth when I didn’t have it.
A rich man is nothing but a poor man with money.
Pressure is the single mom who is trying to scuffle and pay her rent. We get paid a lot of money to play a game. Don’t get me wrong: there are challenges. But to call it pressure is almost an insult to regular people.
We have an obligation and a responsibility to be investing in our students and our schools. We must make sure that people who have the grades, the desire and the will, but not the money, can still get the best education possible.
Money does not make you happy but it quiets the nerves.
Do not hire a man who does your work for money, but him who does it for love of it.
The entire planet is drawn to Indian culture and soft power. The global community looks to us for solutions to international problems – whether terrorism, money laundering or climate change. In a globalised world, our responsibilities are also global.
It has been said that the love of money is the root of all evil. The want of money is so quite as truly.
I think people’s perception of a rich girl is literal, but metaphorically I embrace it as being rich in love, spirit, joy and religion. So it’s not about money.
At one point, I recognized that Warren Buffett, though he had every advantage in learning from Ben Graham, did not copy Ben Graham but, rather, set out on his own path and ran money his way, by his own rules… I also immediately internalized the idea that no school could teach someone how to be a great investor.
A good reputation is more valuable than money.
To be clever enough to get all that money, one must be stupid enough to want it.
Three groups spend other people’s money: children, thieves, politicians. All three need supervision.
Money isn’t the most important thing in life, but it’s reasonably close to oxygen on the ‘gotta have it’ scale.
This 90/10 rule holds true in almost anything financial. Take the game of golf, for example. Ten percent of the professional golfers make 90 percent of the money.
There is a gigantic difference between earning a great deal of money and being rich.
The three most important things a man has are, briefly, his private parts, his money, and his religious opinions.
I’d rather lose my own money than someone else’s.
It is usually people in the money business, finance, and international trade that are really rich.
The greatest luxury of riches is that they enable you to escape so much good advice.
For me, money is not my definition of success. Inspiring people is a definition of success.
Childfree women are actually great assets to the planet. Our carbon footprint is smaller than a mom’s! And we have enough money to write checks to organizations that help kids get vaccinations, vitamins, and educations yet have plenty of free time to advise your daughter that one day she will regret piercing her lip.
Money begets money. If you don’t have that, you wait around to be hired by somebody at the mercy of others. If you have that money in your hand, you desperately try to make the best use of it and move ahead. And that’s generating income for yourself.
Remember that credit is money.
People just expect you to show up, be a cartoon character of yourself, take your money and go home. But don’t screw up to the point where you’re gonna be out of the picture.
Inflation is taxation and taxation is theft that takes more money out of hard-working Americans’ pocket books.
I mean, I do think at a certain point you’ve made enough money.
The most expensive thing I’ve ever splashed out on is… a tailor-made suit. It cost £1,400, and it’s the best money I ever spent. It’s a miracle thing – I put it on, and I don’t look overweight.
Friendship is like money, easier made than kept.
Economy does not lie in sparing money, but in spending it wisely.
Assets put money in your pocket, whether you work or not, and liabilities take money from your pocket.
Many people are in the dark when it comes to money, and I’m going to turn on the lights.
Research indicates that most women want their man to earn more than they do.
There was a time when a fool and his money were soon parted, but now it happens to everybody.
No, not rich. I am a poor man with money, which is not the same thing.
Politics has become so expensive that it takes a lot of money even to be defeated.
If I meet Putin, I’ll say to him: ‘So you’ve finally given us back our territory, how much more are you ready to give as compensation money for taking away our land and helping those who took part in the escalation in Crimea and Donbass?’
Don’t matter how much money you got, there’s only two kinds of people: there’s saved people and there’s lost people.
Let us more and more insist on raising funds of love, of kindness, of understanding, of peace. Money will come if we seek first the Kingdom of God – the rest will be given.
A poor worker is taxed heavily to receive his own money back with a modest supplement. Surely it would be more efficient just to pay the supplement and take him out of direct tax altogether.
Poverty breeds lack of self-reliance.
I used to have a drug problem, now I make enough money.
I think we are all interested in end-times ideas and also in the current climate that we are all living in, where money is a little harder to come by, things continue to get expensive; gas prices are not too far from people’s heads. There are more and more people. Human society’s going to have real problems.
Marrying into money was not a good thing for me.
The only wealth in this world is children, more than all the money, power on earth.
It’s a common misconception that money is every entrepreneur’s metric for success. It’s not, and nor should it be.
Taxpayers have long memories, especially when it comes to how their hard-earned money is spent.
The most astonishing subset of the Deep Web is a collection of dark alleys called the Dark Web. The Dark Web is generally thought of as a collection of criminal elements intent on subverting the law, stealing our money, and possibly kidnapping our daughters.
Making money is easy. It is. The difficult thing in life is not making it, it’s keeping it.
Art for art’s sake, money for God’s sake.
I have an impact and people look up to me now. It’s more than the money.
Money may not buy happiness, but it can damn well give it!
Money does not guarantee success.
Money is better than poverty, if only for financial reasons.
I’ve made all my money on my own without my family and I work very hard.
A wise person should have money in their head, but not in their heart.
If you got the money honey I got the time and when you run out of money honey I run out of time.
Cash – in savings accounts, short-term CDs or money market deposits – is great for an emergency fund. But to fulfill a long-term investment goal like funding your retirement, consider buying stocks. The more distant your financial target, the longer inflation will gnaw at the purchasing power of your money.
Preoccupation with money is the great test of small natures, but only a small test of great ones.
Nowadays nothing but money counts: a fortune brings honors, friendships; the poor man everywhere lies low.
There are two things people want more than sex and money… recognition and praise.
All riches have their origin in mind. Wealth is in ideas – not money.
Money differs from an automobile or mistress in being equally important to those who have it and those who do not.
I’m not interested in making money. It’s just that with my talent, I’m cursed with it.
I’m not motivated by money or fame. I’m more driven by the electricity of creativity. The idea of being one of the legends that inspired me, being like Tupac.
Making money is a hobby that will complement any other hobbies you have, beautifully.
I realised that success and pure creativity are not very compatible. The more successful you become, the more you become a product of something that generates money. Instead of being able to move forward freely and do what you really wish, you find yourself stuck and obliged to repeat yourself and your previous success.
I am running to make history, to show that no human is limited. It’s not about money, it’s about showing a generation of people that there are no limits.
When money, rather than innovation or value, is your competitive advantage, that’s when things get boring and stagnant, and monopolies take root.
What’s the use of happiness? It can’t buy you money.
Right now it’s only a notion, but I think I can get the money to make it into a concept, and later turn it into an idea.
We have one of the highest interest rates in the world, and we owe more money per capita than any other country. All we need is a nail hole in the bottom of the boat and we’re sunk.
The real key to making money in stocks is not to get scared out of them.
I just don’t believe in love at first sight anymore, even though I’ve based my whole career on the concept. In my experience, power, money and influence always attract the opposite sex. It’s something that I’ve always exploited – with good results.
When most people ask about a business growing, what they really mean is growing revenue, not just growing the number of people using a service. Traditional businesses would view people using your service that you don’t make money from as a cost.
Money looks better in the bank than on your feet.
When money is controlled by a few it gives that few an undue power and control over labor and the resources of the country. Labor will have its best return when the laborer can control its disposal.
I always was a rich person because money’s not related to happiness.
My motivation has always been to do technology apps and companies, not making money. Just because the money’s come, nothing’s changed.
Lack of money is no obstacle. Lack of an idea is an obstacle.
Money cannot buy peace of mind. It cannot heal ruptured relationships, or build meaning into a life that has none.
Among the weeds choking out growth and good government are the hundreds of boards, commissions, and advisory committees that have sprouted over the years. They devour time, money, and energy far beyond any real contribution they make.
Bitcoin is amazingly transformative because it’s the first time in the entire history of the world in which anybody can now send or receive any amount of money, with anyone else, anywhere on the planet, without having to ask permission from any bank or government.
The hardest thing to understand in the world is the income tax.
The only way to get love is to be lovable. It’s very irritating if you have a lot of money. You’d like to think you could write a check: ‘I’ll buy a million dollars‘ worth of love.’ But it doesn’t work that way. The more you give love away, the more you get.
The big difference between sex for money and sex for free is that sex for money usually costs a lot less.
Money is the best rule of commerce.
I hate the unfairness of injustice. Anybody who thinks they are better than others or ‘chosen‘ or feel they have an entitlement… be it through monarchy, government or money. I think we are all born the same. We are entitled to an equal shot at life.
I’m tired of love; I’m still more tired of rhyme; but money gives me pleasure all the time.
Of course, to have money is just great because you can do what you think is important to you. I always was a rich person because money’s not related to happiness.
A lot of time, my inspiration comes from pain: growing pains, hunger pains, or money pains.
All the money in the world can’t buy you back good health.
Being willing to donate the taxpayers’ money is not the same as being willing to put your own money where your mouth is.
No business in the world has ever made more money with poorer management.
Nobody climbs mountains for scientific reasons. Science is used to raise money for the expeditions, but you really climb for the hell of it.
We at Chrysler borrow money the old-fashioned way. We pay it back.
The Internet didn’t get invented on its own. Government research created the Internet so that all the companies could make money off the Internet. The point is, is that when we succeed, we succeed because of our individual initiative, but also because we do things together.
I want everybody to get money.
I’d like to live as a poor man with lots of money.
My father’s money vanished in the Great Depression, and he had trouble keeping a job.
Nothing wrong with making money.
Business is other people’s money.
If you would know the value of money, go and try to borrow some.
The money in politics is a cash cow for the media.
It’s better to waste money, than it is to waste time. You can always get more money.
Speculation is only a word covering the making of money out of the manipulation of prices, instead of supplying goods and services.
I’ve had an exciting time; I married for love and got a little money along with it.
I enjoy building something good and having a successful product and making money.
Time is money, especially when you are talking to a lawyer or buying a commercial.
If money was being invented now, it wouldn’t be designed to look like cash or credit cards. It would look more like Bitcoin.
Money is a poor man’s credit card.
Many folks think they aren’t good at earning money, when what they don’t know is how to use it.
Money is being made programmable. That’s a fundamental change with implications we can still barely see.
Money is like manure, of very little use except it be spread.
Thirteen thousand dollars a year is not enough to raise a family. That’s not enough to pay your bills and save for their future. That’s barely enough to provide for even the most basic needs.
But if inventions have increased man’s power over nature very much, then the real value of money is better measured for some purposes in labour than in commodities.
Neither soldiers nor money can defend a king but only friends won by good deeds, merit, and honesty.
Mafia guys are all just insecure people who want their money. They’re like little seven-year old kids when they don’t get their way. I knew guys like that growing up in New Jersey.
If you look at space companies, they’ve failed either because they’ve had a technical solution where success was not a possible outcome, they were unable to attract a critical mass of talent, or they just ran out of money. The finish line is usually a lot further away than you think.
From my experience and understanding, I believe money follows name and fame, while recognition calls for a huge amount of sacrifice. To get something, you have to lose something. That’s the rule of life.
I don’t care half so much about making money as I do about making my point, and coming out ahead.
I don’t believe the most successful people are the ones who got the best grades, got into the best schools, or made the most money.
Success is not just making money. Success is happiness. Success is fulfillment; it’s the ability to give.
Companies should not have a singular view of profitability. There needs to be a balance between commerce and social responsibility… The companies that are authentic about it will wind up as the companies that make more money.
Money couldn’t buy friends, but you got a better class of enemy.
I’m proud to pay taxes in the United States; the only thing is, I could be just as proud for half the money.
You should never trust anything reported by the media. Their first priority is to spread propaganda; their second priority is to make money. They never really care if they tell the truth or not.
I had it all – money, women, fame, cars, yachts, everything a man could want – but it didn’t give my life meaning.
Class is more than money. Class is also about knowledge.
The only thing money gives you is the freedom of not worrying about money.
There’s enough money for everybody. See, I can’t do what Yachty does. But then again, Yachty can’t do what I do.
I can live without money, but I cannot live without love.
Let advertisers spend the same amount of money improving their product that they do on advertising and they wouldn’t have to advertise it.
Nothing is more dangerous to men than a sudden change of fortune.
I made a lot of money. I earned a lot of money with CNN and satellite and cable television. And you can’t really spend large sums of money, intelligently, on buying things. So I thought the best thing I could do was put some of that money back to work – making an investment in the future of humanity.
This is the profession I chose, and you really learn to save your money because you never know how it’s going to go, but you still want to get out there and work.
There are three rules for being in the Paper Route Illuminati. Rule number one: get the money first. Rule number two: don’t forget to get the money. How do you make that money? You can’t make money without making sacrifices.
The way to make money is to buy when blood is running in the streets.
You can be deprived of your money, your job and your home by someone else, but remember that no one can ever take away your honor.
I choose the likely man in preference to the rich man; I want a man without money rather than money without a man.
Money can’t buy happiness.
Too many people measure how successful they are by how much money they make or the people that they associate with. In my opinion, true success should be measured by how happy you are.
We control the world basically because we are the only animals that can cooperate flexibly in very large numbers. And if you examine any large-scale human cooperation, you will always find that it is based on some fiction like the nation, like money, like human rights.
If money help a man to do good to others, it is of some value; but if not, it is simply a mass of evil, and the sooner it is got rid of, the better.
If you don’t have integrity, you have nothing. You can’t buy it. You can have all the money in the world, but if you are not a moral and ethical person, you really have nothing.
What counts the most for women is having the confidence to make your own money.
To have done anything just for money is to have been truly idle.
Never work just for money or for power. They won’t save your soul or help you sleep at night.
The circulation of confidence is better than the circulation of money.
As human beings, we’re very materialistic and have all this stuff – furs and cars and diamonds and money.
A man is usually more careful of his money than of his principles.
Attitude is more important than the past, than education, than money, than circumstances, than what people do or say. It is more important than appearance, giftedness, or skill.
It’s not that other countries steal jobs from you guys. It’s your strategy. Distribute the money and things in a proper way.
A business that makes nothing but money is a poor business.