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35 Greatest Quotes about Money and Wealth

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1. “When I was young I used to think that money was the most important thing in life; now that I am old, I know it is.” – Oscar Wilde

2. “Lack of money is the root of all evil.” – George Bernard Shaw

3. “With money in your pocket; you are wise, you are handsome, and you sing well too.” – Jewish Proverb

4. “Money isn’t the most important thing in life, but it’s reasonably close to oxygen on the ‘gotta have it’ scale.” – Zig Ziglar

5. “Money can’t buy you happiness, but it does bring you a more pleasant form of misery.” – Spike Milligan

6. “I’ve have been rich and I’ve have been poor and believe me when I say – rich is better.” – Sophie Tucker

7. “People who say that money isn’t the most important thing in the world are usually broke.” – Malcolm Forbes

8. “I enjoy living like a poor man, but with lots of money.” – Pablo Piccasso

9. “Money is better than poverty, if only for financial reasons.” – Woody Allen

10. “Money grows on the trees of patience.” – Japanese Proverb

11. “Money is like manure. You have to spread it around or it smells.” – J. Paul Getty

12. “I think it is man’s duty to make all the money he can, to keep all that he can, and give away all that he can.” – John D. Rockefeller

13. “A penny saved is a dollar earned.” – Benjamin Franklin

14. “Money makes a good servant but a bad master.” – French Proverb

15. “Money is just an idea.” – Robert Kiyosaki

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

17. “Wealth is not his that has it, but his that enjoys it.” – Benjamin Franklin

18. “Money has never made man happy, nor will it, there is nothing in its nature to produce happiness. The more of it one has the more one wants.” – Benjamin Franklin

19. “It’s not how much money you make, but how much money you keep, how hard it works for you, and how many generations you keep it for.” – Robert Kiyosaki

20. “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.” – John D. Rockefeller

21. “Money was never a big motivation for me, except as a way to keep score. The real excitement is playing the game.” – Donald Trump

22. “There is no class so pitiably wretched as that which possesses money and nothing else.” – Andrew Carnegie

23. “Money is usually attracted, not pursued.” – Jim Rohn

24. “There is only one class in the community that thinks more about money than the rich, and that is the poor.” – Oscar Wilde

25. “A man wants to earn money in order to be happy, and his whole effort and the best of a life are devoted to the earning of that money. Happiness is forgotten; the means are taken for the end.” – Albert Camus

26. “You can only become truly accomplished at something you love. Don’t make money your goal. Instead, pursue the things you love doing, and then do them so well that people can’t take their eyes off you.” – Maya Angelou

27. “Money is only a tool. It will take you wherever you wish, but it will not replace you as the driver.” – Ayn Rand

28. “When you have money in hand, only you forget who are you. But when you do not have any money in your hand, the whole world forget who you are. It’s life.” – Bill Gates

29. “Money is like an arm or leg – use it or lose it.” – Henry Ford

30. “Wealth, like happiness, is never attained when sought after directly. It comes as a by-product of providing a useful service.” – Henry Ford

31. “Money is a scoreboard where you can rank how you’re doing against other people.” – Mark Cuban

32. “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.” – Henry Ford

33. “Empty pockets never held anyone back. Only empty heads and empty hearts can do that.” – Norman Vincent Peale

34. “Money is not the goal. Money has no value. The value comes from the dreams money helps achieve.” – Robert Kiyosaki

35. “Rule no.1: Never lose money. Rule no. 2: Never forget rule no.1.” – Warren Buffett

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