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157 Best Money Quotes To Inspire Wealth & Success

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Money may not be the be all and end all in life but it can help.

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Top 10 Money Quotes

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

J. Paul Getty
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It is not the man who has too little, but the man who craves more, that is poor.

Seneca
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Whoever loves money will never have enough.

Ecclesiastes 5:10
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Early to bed and early to rise makes a man healthy, wealthy, and wise.

Benjamin Franklin
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Money is a way of measuring wealth but is not wealth in itself.

Alan Watts
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That man is richest whose pleasures are cheapest.

Henry David Thoreau
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The individual investor should act consistently as an investor and not as a speculator.

Ben Graham

We don’t make movies to make money, we make money to make more movies.

Walt Disney

Annual income twenty pounds, annual expenditure nineteen six, result happiness. Annual income twenty pounds, annual expenditure twenty pound ought and six, result misery.

Charles Dickens

Simply put: we don’t build services to make money; we make money to build better services. And we think this is a good way to build something.

Mark Zuckerberg

More Money Quotes

I make myself rich by making my wants few. Henry David Thoreau 

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. George Lorimer

Making money is not a thing that you do – it’s a skill that you learn. Naval Ravikant 

Words are the money of fools. Thomas Hobbes

If you make meaning, you’ll make money. Guy Kawasaki

Stop buying things you don’t need, to impress people you don’t even like. Suze Orman

If you have trouble imagining a 20% loss in the stock market, you shouldn’t be in stocks. John Bogle

Rich people focus on opportunities. Poor people focus on obstacles. T. Harv Eker

Invest in as much of yourself as you can, you are your own biggest asset by far. Warren Buffett

Wealth is like sea-water; the more we drink, the thirstier we become; and the same is true of fame. Arthur Schopenhauer

Frugality includes all the other virtues. Cicero

No wealth can ever make a bad man at peace with himself. Plato

Money doesn’t buy happiness – it buys freedom. Naval Ravikant

Let no feeling of discouragement prey upon you, and in the end you are sure to succeed. Abraham Lincoln

Earn with your mind, not your time. Naval Ravikant

The question isn’t who is going to let me; it’s who is going to stop me. Ayn Rand

Capital as such is not evil; it is its wrong use that is evil. Capital in some form or other will always be needed. Mahatma Gandhi

Wealth is not his that has it, but his that enjoys it. Benjamin Franklin

The more you learn, the more you earn. Warren Buffett

Here’s to the crazy ones. The misfits. The rebels. The troublemakers. The round pegs in the square holes. The ones who see things differently. They’re not fond of rules. And they have no respect for the status quo. You can quote them, disagree with them, glorify or vilify them. About the only thing you can’t do is ignore them. Because they change things. They push the human race forward. And while some may see them as the crazy ones, we see genius. Because the people who are crazy enough to think they can change the world, are the ones who do. Steve Jobs

It is time for us to stand and cheer for the doer, the achiever, the one who recognizes the challenge and does something about it. Vince Lombardi

My favorite things in life don’t cost any money. It’s really clear that the most precious resource we all have is time. Steve Jobs

Don’t tell me what you value, show me your budget, and I’ll tell you what you value.” Joe Biden

I have not failed. I’ve just found 10,000 ways that won’t work. Thomas A. Edison

Wealth consists not in having great possessions, but in having few wants. Epictetus

I think everybody should get rich and famous and do everything they ever dreamed of so they can see that it’s not the answer. Jim Carrey

The four most expensive words in the English language are, ‘This time it’s different.’ Sir John Templeton

If we command our wealth, we shall be rich and free. If our wealth commands us, we are poor indeed. Edmund Burke

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

Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work. Thomas Edison

If it’s only about money we are hopeless. If it’s about people we are hopeful. Maxime Lagacé

Motivation Money Quotes

Investing should be more like watching paint dry or watching grass grow. If you want excitement, take $800 and go to Las Vegas. Paul Samuelson

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

A nickel ain’t worth a dime anymore. Yogi Berra

We buy things we don’t need with money we don’t have to impress people we don’t like. Tyler Durden (Fight Club) 

Money may be spent but never squandered. Li Ka Shing

The rich cannot accumulate wealth without the co-operation of the poor in society. Mahatma Gandhi

I don’t care too much for money, for money can’t buy me love. The Beatles

Develop success from failures. Discouragement and failure are two of the surest stepping stones to success. Dale Carnegie

Be your money’s master, not its slave. Publilius Syrus

Money can’t buy happiness, but it will certainly get you a better class of memories. Ronald Reagan

Too many people spend money they earned..to buy things they don’t want..to impress people that they don’t like. Will Rogers

The habit of saving is itself an education; it fosters every virtue, teaches self-denial, cultivates the sense of order, trains to forethought, and so broadens the mind. T.T. Munger

Money is a great servant but a bad master. Francis Bacon

Do the one thing you think you cannot do. Fail at it. Try again. Do better the second time. The only people who never tumble are those who never mount the high wire. This is your moment. Own it. Oprah Winfrey

He who loses money, loses much; He who loses a friend, loses much more; He who loses faith, loses all. Eleanor Roosevelt

Fortune sides with him who dares. Virgil

As long as you’re going to be thinking anyway, think big. Donald Trump

Without continual growth and progress, such words as improvement, achievement, and success have no meaning. Benjamin Franklin

Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever. Mahatma Gandhi

It does not take money to make money. Robert T. Kiyosaki

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

Every time you borrow money, you’re robbing your future self. Nathan W. Morris

Don’t just make money, make a difference. Grant Cardone

I’m only rich because I know when I’m wrong…I basically have survived by recognizing my mistakes. George Soros

We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give. Winston Churchill

Not everything that can be counted counts, and not everything that counts can be counted. Albert Einstein

Let him who would enjoy a good future waste none of his present. Roger Babson

I made my money the old-fashioned way. I was very nice to a wealthy relative right before he died. Malcolm Forbes

I will tell you the secret to getting rich on Wall Street. You try to be greedy when others are fearful. And you try to be fearful when others are greedy. Warren Buffett

If you don’t value your time, neither will others. Stop giving away your time and talents. Value what you know & start charging for it. Kim Garst

Money is a terrible master but an excellent servant. P.T. Barnum

If you took our top fifteen decisions out, we’d have a pretty average record. It wasn’t hyperactivity, but a hell of a lot of patience. You stuck to your principles and when opportunities came along, you pounced on them with vigor. Charlie Munger

When buying shares, ask yourself, would you buy the whole company? Rene Rivkin

Money won’t create success, the freedom to make it will. Nelson Mandela

Money is not the only answer, but it makes a difference. Barack Obama

Make Money Quotes

When I had money everyone called me brother. Polish proverb

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 ten years. Warren Buffett

The money you have gives you freedom; the money you pursue enslaves you. Jean-Jacques Rousseau

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

The Stock Market is designed to transfer money from the Active to the Patient. Warren Buffett

Money often costs too much. Ralph Waldo Emerson

A real entrepreneur is somebody who has no safety net underneath them. Henry Kravis

Money moves from those who do not manage it to those who do. Dave Ramsey

Spend your money on the things money can buy. Spend your time on the things money can’t buy. Haruki Murakami

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

Innovation distinguishes between a leader and a follower. Steve Jobs

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

Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. Mark Twain

The stock market is filled with individuals who know the price of everything, but the value of nothing. Phillip Fisher

It is better to have a permanent income than to be fascinating. Oscar Wilde

It’s not the situation, but whether we react (negative) or respond (positive) to the situation that’s important. Zig Ziglar

Buy when everyone else is selling and hold until everyone else is buying. That’s not just a catchy slogan. It’s the very essence of successful investing. J. Paul Getty

What we really want to do is what we are really meant to do. When we do what we are meant to do, money comes to us, doors open for us, we feel useful, and the work we do feels like play to us. Julia Cameron

I’m a great believer in luck, and I find the harder I work the more I have of it. Thomas Jefferson

My formula for success is rise early, work late and strike oil. J. Paul Getty

Persist – don’t take no for an answer. If you’re happy to sit at your desk and not take any risk, you’ll be sitting at your desk for the next 20 years. David Rubenstein

Success is walking from failure to failure with no loss of enthusiasm. Winston Churchill

Rich people believe “I create my life”. Poor people believe “Life happens to me”. T. Harv Eker

You must gain control over your money or the lack of it will forever control you. Dave Ramsey

Never spend your money before you have it. Thomas Jefferson

It’s not the employer who pays the wages. Employers only handle the money. It’s the customer who pays the wages. Henry Ford

Don’t let the fear of losing be greater than the excitement of winning. Robert Kiyosaki

A wise person should have money in their head, but not in their heart. Jonathan Swift

Financial peace isn’t the acquisition of stuff. It’s learning to live on less than you make, so you can give money back and have money to invest. You can’t win until you do this. Dave Ramsey

It is our choices, that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities. J. K Rowling

I’d like to live as a poor man with lots of money. Pablo Picasso

Trade money for time, not time for money. You’re going to run out of time first. Naval Ravikant

There are a great many people accumulating what they think is vast wealth, but it’s only money. Alan Watts

The real measure of your wealth is how much you’d be worth if you lost all your money. Anonymous

An investment in knowledge pays the best interest. Benjamin Franklin

Try to save something while your salary is small; it’s impossible to save after you begin to earn more. Jack Benny

Rich people have small TVs and big libraries, and poor people have small libraries and big TVs. Zig Ziglar

Wealth is the ability to fully experience life. Henry David Thoreau

All the money you made will never buy back your soul. Bob Dylan 

Money is the best deodorant. Elizabeth Taylor

If all the economists were laid end to end, they’d never reach a conclusion. George Bernard Shaw

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Believe you can and you’re halfway there. Theodore Roosevelt

Before you speak, listen. Before you write, think. Before you spend, earn. Before you invest, investigate. Before you criticize, wait. Before you pray, forgive. Before you quit, try. Before you retire, save. Before you die, give. William A. Ward

Success is having to worry about every damn thing in the world, except money. Johnny Cash

The more money you make the more problems you get. Christopher George Latore Wallace (Notorious B.I.G.)

It’s how you deal with failure that determines how you achieve success. David Feherty

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

The best thing money can buy is financial freedom. Me

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

Courage is being scared to death, but saddling up anyway. John Wayne

There is only one boss. The customer. And he can fire everybody in the company from the chairman on down, simply by spending his money somewhere else. Sam Walton (Walmart)

I love money. I love everything about it. I bought some pretty good stuff. Got me a $300 pair of socks. Got a fur sink. An electric dog polisher. A gasoline powered turtleneck sweater. And, of course, I bought some dumb stuff, too. Steve Martin

It takes as much energy to wish as it does to plan. Eleanor Roosevelt

A successful man is one who can lay a firm foundation with the bricks others have thrown at him. David Brinkley

The successful warrior is the average man, with laser-like focus. Bruce Lee

When it is a question of money, everybody is of the same religion. Voltaire

If you can get paid for doing what you love, every paycheck is a bonus. Oprah Winfrey

We have always believed that it’s possible to make money without being evil. Larry Page (Google)

The rich invest in time, the poor invest in money. Warren Buffett

Wealth after all is a relative thing since he that has little and wants less is richer than he that has much and wants more. Charles Caleb Colton

Money doesn’t change people. It unmasks them. Unknown

All money is a matter of belief. Adam Smith

How many millionaires do you know who have become wealthy by investing in savings accounts? I rest my case. Robert G. Allen

Some people are so poor, all they have is money. Unknown 

If you live for having it all, what you have is never enough. Vicki Robin

Rich people are committed to being rich. Poor people want to be rich. T. Harv Eker

If your ship doesn’t come in, swim out to meet it! Jonathan Winters

My old father used to have a saying: If you make a bad bargain, hug it all the tighter. Abraham Lincoln

A journey of a thousand miles must begin with a single step. Lao Tzu

I always knew I was going to be rich. I don’t think I ever doubted it for a minute. Warren Buffett

If plan A fails, remember there are 25 more letters. Chris Guillebeau

A man in debt is so far a slave. Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

Everyday is a bank account, and time is our currency. No one is rich, no one is poor, we’ve got 24 hours each. Christopher Rice

People often say that motivation doesn’t last. Well, neither does bathing – that’s why we recommend it daily. Zig Ziglar

Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail. Ralph Waldo Emerson

You can’t connect the dots looking forward; you can only connect them looking backwards. So you have to trust that the dots will somehow connect in your future. You have to trust in something – your gut, destiny, life, karma, whatever. This approach has never let me down, and it has made all the difference in my life. Steve Jobs

Formal education will make you a living; self-education will make you a fortune. Jim Rohn

The only place where success comes before work is in the dictionary. Vidal Sassoon

Screw it, Let’s do it! Richard Branson

There are people who have money and people who are rich. Coco Chanel

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