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Famous Money Quotes

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A list of the best money quotes and sayings, including the names of each speaker or author when available. This list is sorted by popularity, so only the most famous money quotes are at the top. The authors of these historic money quotes are displayed next to each quote, so if you see one you like be sure to check out other inspirational quotes from that same writer.

This list answers the questions, "What are the best quotes about money?" and "What are inspirational money quotes?"

This list includes notable money quotes by various authors, writers, playwrights, speakers, politicians, athletes, poets, and more. Vote on your favorites so that the greatest money quotes rise to the top, as the order of the list changes dynamically based on votes. Don't let your favorite money sayings get to the bottom of the list.

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    The Lord commonly gives riches to foolish people, to whom he gives nothing else.

    Martin Luther More
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    Money won't make you happy... but everybody wants to find out for themselves.

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    Money, it turned out, was exactly like sex, you thought of nothing else if you didn't have it and thought of other things if you did.

    James Baldwin More
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    A feast is made for laughter, and wine maketh merry: but money answereth all things. -- Ecclesiastes 10:19

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    Preoccupation with money is the great test of small natures, but only a small test of great ones.

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    The price we have to pay for money is sometimes liberty.

    Robert Louis Stevenson More
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    If a person gets his attitude toward money straight, it will help straighten out almost every other area in his life.

    Billy Graham More
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    The highest use of capital is not to make more money, but to make money do to more for the betterment of life.

    Henry Ford More
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    Money is like an arm or leg -- use it or lose it.

    Henry Ford More
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    It is only the poor who pay cash, and that not from virtue, but because they are refused credit.

    Anatole France More
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    A rich man is nothing but a poor man with money.

    W. C. Fields More
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    Money is the fruit of evil, as often as the root of it.

    Henry Fielding More
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    Money will say more in one moment than the most eloquent lover can in years.

    Henry Fielding More
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    Sir, money, money, the most charming of all things; money, which will say more in one moment than the most elegant lover can in years. Perhaps you will say a man is not young; I answer he is rich. He is not genteel, handsome, witty, brave, good-humored, but he is rich, rich, rich, rich, rich --that one word contradicts everything you can say against him.

    Henry Fielding More
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    If you make money your god, it will plague you like the devil.

    Henry Fielding More
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    When I chased after money, I never had enough. When I got my life on purpose and focused on giving of myself and everything that arrived into my life, then I was prosperous.

    Wayne Dyer More
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    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.

    Wayne Dyer More
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    Money doesn't talk, it swears.

    Bob Dylan More
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    Many of the things you can count, don't count. Many of the things you can't count, really count.

    Albert Einstein More
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    The world is his who has money to go over it.

    Ralph Waldo Emerson More
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    Money often costs too much.

    Ralph Waldo Emerson More
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    Money is the representative of a certain quantity of corn or other commodity. It is so much warmth, so much bread.

    Ralph Waldo Emerson More
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    It requires a great deal of boldness and a great deal of caution to make a great fortune, and when you have it, it requires ten times as much skill to keep it.

    Ralph Waldo Emerson More
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    Money, which represents the prose of life, and which is hardly spoken of in parlors without an apology, is, in its effects and laws, as beautiful as roses.

    Ralph Waldo Emerson More
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    Money is the sinews of love, as of war.

    George Farquhar More
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    If you know how to spend less than you get, you have the philosopher's stone.

    Benjamin Franklin More
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    He that is of the opinion money will do everything may well be suspected of doing everything for money.

    Benjamin Franklin More
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    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 More
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    Those who are of the opinion that money will do everything may reasonably be expected to do everything for money.

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    Ideas are the beginning points of all fortunes.

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    Money without brains is always dangerous.

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    More gold has been mined from the thoughts of men than has been taken from the earth.

    Napoleon Hill More
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    Does he council you better who bids you, Money, by right means, if you can: but by any means, make money ?

    Horace More
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    Money is good, love is wealth.

    Doug Horton More
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    No man's credit is ever as good as his money.

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    When a man says money can do anything, that settles it. He hasn't any.

    Edgar Watson Howe More
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    When someone says it ain't the money, but its the principal of the thing, it's the money.

    Elbert Hubbard More
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    The use of money is all the advantage there is in having money.

    Benjamin Franklin More
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    Take a dollar from a thousand and it will be a thousand no more.

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    God makes, and apparel shapes; but it's money that finishes the man.

    Thomas Fuller More
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    Money is a singular thing. It ranks with love as man's greatest source of joy. And with death as his greatest source of anxiety. Over all history it has oppressed nearly all people in one of two ways: either it has been abundant and very unreliable, or reliable and very scarce.

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    Money differs from an automobile or mistress in being equally important to those who have it and those who do not.

    John Kenneth Galbraith More
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    But money, wife, is the true Fuller's Earth for reputations, there is not a spot or a stain but what it can take out.

    John Gay More
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    Money is like manure. You have to spread it around or it smells.

    J. Paul Getty More
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    If you can actually count your money, then you're not a rich man.

    J. Paul Getty More
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    Money is like love; it kills slowly and painfully the one who withholds it, and enlivens the other who turns it on his fellow man.

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    Johann Wolfgang von Goethe More
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    Money never made a fool of anybody; it only shows them up.

    Elbert Hubbard More
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    If you want to know what God thinks about money, just look at the people He gives it to.

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