Quotes About Money

Some say money is everything. I tend not to agree. However, I do acknowledge that money is important. It can be means to a more secure and peaceful life, although it rarely makes people truly happy. Let us be thaught about money through famous quotes and sayings. Some quotes are written by money professionals, some by ordinary people. These written life experiences in form of quotes and sayings about money may help you set your priorities, change your finance patterns and improve your life. Trust me, you can learn a lot about your financial life just by reading quotes and sayings about money.

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"Money is a terrible master but an excellent servant." Phineas Taylor Barnum

"Money is good for bribing yourself through the inconveniences of life." Gottried Reinhardt

"Money and success don't change people; they merely amplify what is already there." Will Smith

"A bank is a place where they lend you an umbrella in fair weather and ask for it back when it begins to rain." Robert Frost

"Money can't buy friends, but it can get you a better class of enemy." Spike Milligan

"Remember that time is money." Benjamin Franklin

"Money grows on the tree of persistence." Japanese proverb

"Money is like manure. You have to spread it around or it smells." John Paul Getty

"Money is the opposite of the weather. Nobody talks about it, but everybody does something about it." Rebecca Johnson

"Money talks... but all mine ever says is good-bye." Unknown author

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

"You don't seem to realize that a poor person who is unhappy is in a better position than a rich person who is unhappy, because the poor person has hope. He thinks money would help." Jean Kerr

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

"What's the quickest way to become a millionaire? Borrow fivers off everyone you meet." Richard Branson

"The only thing money gives is the freedom of not worrying about money." Johnny Carson

"Don't tell me where your priorities are. Show me where you spend your money and I'll tell you what they are." James W. Frick

"All I ask is a chance to prove that money can't make me happy." Spike Milligan

"Money won’t make you happy… but everybody wants to find out for themselves." Zig Ziglar

"The greatest reward in becoming a millionaire is not the amount of money that you earn. It is the kind of person that you have to become to become a millionaire in the first place." Jim Rohn

"It is what you do with your money after you earn it that makes you rich or poor." Unknown author

"If you would like to know the value of money, try to borrow some." Benjamin Franklin

"Fun things happen when you earn dollars, live on pesos, and compensate in rupees." Tim Ferriss

"Money... is like a beautiful thoroughbred horse - very powerful and always in action, but unless this horse is trained when very young, it will be an out-of-control and dangerous animal when it grows to maturity." Dave Ramsey

"It is said that for money you can have everything, but you cannot. you can buy food, but not appetite; medicine, but not health; knowledge, but not wisdom; glitter, but not beauty; fun, but not joy; acquaintances, but not friends; servants, but not faithfulness; leisure, but not peace. You can have the husk of everything for money, but not the kernel." Arne Garborg

"Life is a game. Money is how we keep score." Ted Turner

"I have enough money to last me the rest of my life, unless I buy something." Jackie Mason

"If you want to see what God thinks of money, just look at all the people He gave it to." Dorothy Parker

"No man's credit is as good as his money." John Dewey

"A banker is a person who is willing to make you a loan if you present sufficient evidence to show you don't need it." Herbert V. Prochnow

"I have no time to make money, I am searching for the truth." Louis Agassiz

"Too many people spend money they haven't earned, to buy things they don't want, to impress people they don't like." Will Smith

"Money is a new form of slavery, and distinguishable from the old simply by the fact that it is impersonal—that there is no human relationship between master and slave." Leo Nikolaevich Tolstoy

"When money talks, nobody cares what kind of grammar it uses." Robert Elliott Gonzales

"To be clever enough to get a great deal of money, one must be stupid enough to want it." George Bernard Shaw

"No warning can save people determined to grow suddenly rich." Lord Overstone

"Money never made a man happy yet, nor will it. The more a man has, the more he wants. Instead of filling a vacuum, it makes one." Benjamin Franklin

"Love and money should properly have nothing to do with each other." John Saul

"No illusion is more crucial than the illusion that great success and huge money buy you immunity from the common ills of mankind, such as cars that won't start." Larry Jeff McMurtry

"If you think nobody cares if you're alive, try missing a couple of car payments." Earl Wilson

"If a man has money, it is usually a sign too, that he knows how to take care of it; don't imagine his money is easy to get simply because he has plenty of it." Edgar Watson Howe

"God makes, and apparel shapes: but it's money that finishes the man." Thomas Fuller

"I never been in no situation where havin' money made it any worse." Clinton Jones

"Money will not buy happiness, but it will let you be unhappy in nice places." Unknown author

"If you have to ask how much it costs, you can't afford it." J. P. Morgan

"It's easy to make a buck. It's a lot tougher to make a difference." Tom Brokaw

"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." Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

"I believe that banking institutions are more dangerous to our liberties than standing armies." Thomas Jefferson

"I don't make deals for the money. I've got enough, much more than I'll ever need. I do it to do it." Donald Trump

"Whoever said money can't buy happiness simply didn't know where to go shopping." Bo Derek

"Focusing your life solely on making a buck shows a poverty of ambition. It asks too little of yourself. And it will leave you unfulfilled." Barack Obama

"If you owe the bank $100 that's your problem. If you owe the bank $100 million, that's the bank's problem." John Paul Getty

"It is not the creation of wealth that is wrong, but the love of money for its own sake." Margaret Thatcher

"My mother always said don't marry for money, divorce for money." Wendy Liebman

"Put not your trust in money, but put your money in trust." Oliver Wendell Holmes

"Las Vegas is the only place I know where money really talks - it says, 'Goodbye.'" Frank Sinatra


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