I’ve gathered some of my favorite quotes about money. Some make you think, some are funny, but they each convey an interesting message in their own way. I’m sure you will enjoy them!
Happiness is not in the mere possession of money; it lies in the joy of achievement, in the thrill of creative effort.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
The rule is not to talk about money with people who have much more or much less than you.
Never work just for money or for power. They won’t save your soul or help you sleep at night.
Marian Wright Edelman
You have reached the pinnacle of success as soon as you become uninterested in money, compliments, or publicity.
If you want to feel rich, just count the things you have that money can’t buy
Time is more valuable than money. You can get more money, but you cannot get more time.
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.
Money is only a tool. It will take you wherever you wish, but it will not replace you as the driver.
You have not lived a perfect day, even though you have earned your money, unless you have done something for someone who will never be able to repay you.
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
If you want to see what God thinks of money, just look at all the people He gave it to.
Money is usually attracted, not pursued.
Money was never a big motivation for me, except as a way to keep score. The real excitement is playing the game.
Money can’t buy friends, but it can get you a better class of enemy.
I cannot afford to waste my time making money.
After a visit to the beach, it’s hard to believe that we live in a material world.
Only when the last tree has died and the last river been poisoned and the last fish been caught will we realise we cannot eat money.
Cree Indian Proverb
Waste your money and you’re only out of money, but waste your time and you’ve lost a part of your life.
A bank is a place that will lend you money if you can prove that you don’t need it.
Always borrow money from a pessimist, he doesn’t expect to be paid back.
If you think nobody cares if you’re alive, try missing a couple of car payments.
Budget: a mathematical confirmation of your suspicions.
I’m so poor I can’t even pay attention.
A man is usually more careful of his money than of his principles.
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.
A rich man is nothing but a poor man with money.