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Total Quotes : 94
Money Matter

All money is a matter of belief.

- Adam Smith

Race Other

The propensity to truck, barter and exchange one thing for another is common to all men, and to be found in no other race of animals.

- Adam Smith

Informed Abuse

Any informed borrower is simply less vulnerable to fraud and abuse.

- Alan Greenspan

Through Standard

In the absence of the gold standard, there is no way to protect savings from confiscation through inflation. There is no safe store of value.

- Alan Greenspan

Rest Wholly

Finance is wholly different from the rest the economy.

- Alan Greenspan

Money Think

It is a kind of spiritual snobbery that makes people think they can be happy without money.

- Albert Camus

Pay Attention Some

Automating some of your finances can be incredibly convenient and is a great way to save time, but automating everything makes it too easy to go on autopilot and forget to pay attention to your personal finances.

- Alexa Von Tobel

Accurate Practical

Rounding to the nearest cent is sufficiently accurate for practical purposes.

- Alexander John Ellis

Wealth Which

Capital is that part of wealth which is devoted to obtaining further wealth.

- Alfred Marshall

Purchasing Goes

The price of every thing rises and falls from time to time and place to place; and with every such change the purchasing power of money changes so far as that thing goes.

- Alfred Marshall

Worry Bank

The job of the Central Bank is to worry.

- Alice Rivlin

Eggs Basket

The way to become rich is to put all your eggs in one basket and then watch that basket.

- Andrew Carnegie

Trust Wealth

Surplus wealth is a sacred trust which its possessor is bound to administer in his lifetime for the good of the community.

- Andrew Carnegie

School How

We teach about how to drive in school, but not how to manage finances.

- Andy Williams

Business Been

If I had learned more about business ahead of time, I would have been shaped into believing that it was only about finances and quality management.

- Anita Roddick

Pay Own

This time, instead of moving oceans and healing planets, let's get our bills in order and pay down the debt so we control our own future.

- Artur Davis

Management More

There's more honor in investment management than in investment banking.

- Charlie Munger

Wealth Too

Wall Street has too much wealth and political power.

- Charlie Munger

Money Always

A moderate addiction to money may not always be hurtful; but when taken in excess it is nearly always bad for the health.

- Clarence Day

Financial Through

I believe that through knowledge and discipline, financial peace is possible for all of us.

- Dave Ramsey

News Discovered

The thing I have discovered about working with personal finance is that the good news is that it is not rocket science. Personal finance is about 80 percent behavior. It is only about 20 percent head knowledge.

- Dave Ramsey

Going Other

You don't want to have so much money going toward your mortgage every month that you can't enjoy life or take care of your other financial responsibilities.

- Dave Ramsey

Fall Profits

There can be no rise in the value of labour without a fall of profits.

- David Ricardo

Other Which

Gold and silver, like other commodities, have an intrinsic value, which is not arbitrary, but is dependent on their scarcity, the quantity of labour bestowed in procuring them, and the value of the capital employed in the mines which produce them.

- David Ricardo

Financial Big

I'm a big advocate of financial intelligence.

- Daymond John

Money Running

The way to make money is to buy when blood is running in the streets.

- John D. Rockefeller

See Pleasure

Do you know the only thing that gives me pleasure? It's to see my dividends coming in.

- John D. Rockefeller

Man Capitalism

Under capitalism, man exploits man. Under communism, it's just the opposite.

- John Kenneth Galbraith

Small Incomes

Our incomes are like our shoes; if too small, they gall and pinch us; but if too large, they cause us to stumble and to trip.

- John Locke

Reward Still

The avoidance of taxes is the only intellectual pursuit that still carries any reward.

- John Maynard Keynes

How How Much

Security depends not so much upon how much you have, as upon how much you can do without.

- Joseph Wood Krutch

Other Worries

I finally know what distinguishes man from the other beasts: financial worries.

- Jules Renard

Always Side

I've always supported myself. I like the sense of knowing exactly where I stand financially, but there is a side of me that longs for a knight in shining armor.

- Barbara Feldon

Financial Crisis

The lesson of history is that you do not get a sustained economic recovery as long as the financial system is in crisis.

- Ben Bernanke

Small Beware

Beware of little expenses. A small leak will sink a great ship.

- Benjamin Franklin

Death World

In this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes.

- Benjamin Franklin

Habits Net Worth

Your net worth to the world is usually determined by what remains after your bad habits are subtracted from your good ones.

- Benjamin Franklin

Money Too

I made my money by selling too soon.

- Bernard Baruch

Rest String

These heroes of finance are like beads on a string; when one slips off, all the rest follow.

- Henrik Ibsen

Nation Monetary

It is well enough that people of the nation do not understand our banking and monetary system, for if they did, I believe there would be a revolution before tomorrow morning.

- Henry Ford

Spring Sure

As sure as the spring will follow the winter, prosperity and economic growth will follow recession.

- Bo Bennett

Meet Moves

About the time we can make the ends meet, somebody moves the ends.

- Herbert Hoover

Very Organism

The economy is a very sensitive organism.

- Hjalmar Schacht

Interest Rate

The rate of interest acts as a link between income-value and capital-value.

- Irving Fisher

Money Manure

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

- J. Paul Getty

Sky Crises

Financial crises are like fireworks: they illuminate the sky even as they go pop.

- James Buchan

Up Grew

I grew up in Finance.

- Jamie S. Miller

Game Big

Money was never a big motivation for me, except as a way to keep score. The real excitement is playing the game.

- Donald Trump

Will Some

We had a booming stock market in 1929 and then went into the world's greatest depression. We have a booming stock market in 1999. Will the bubble somehow burst, and then we enter depression? Well, some things are not different.

- Jeffrey Sachs

Rest Benefits

We've taken the view that if the rest of the world would democratize and create market economies, that would spread the benefits of prosperity around the world, and that it would enhance our own prosperity, and our own stability and security, as well.

- Jeffrey Sachs


Infinite growth of material consumption in a finite world is an impossibility.

- E. F. Schumacher

Aware Longer

The longer I go on, the more I am aware of the power of finance.

- Justin Welby

Wealth Possessions

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

- Epictetus

Complex Very

I understand that finance can be very complex.

- Kevin Harrington

Economics How

The curious task of economics is to demonstrate to men how little they really know about what they imagine they can design.

- Friedrich August von Hayek

Leave Top

Stay on top of your finances. Don't leave that up to others.

- Leif Garrett


Under capitalism each individual engages in economic planning.

- George Reisman

Going Happen

The financial markets generally are unpredictable. So that one has to have different scenarios... The idea that you can actually predict what's going to happen contradicts my way of looking at the market.

- George Soros

Bad Always

Economically considered, war and revolution are always bad business.

- Ludwig von Mises

Financial Price

I wasn't a financial pro, and I paid the price.

- Ruth Handler

Big Exhilarating

Landing a million-dollar investment for your startup is exhilarating. But as big as that number sounds, it doesn't go far. Many startups just getting off the ground won't have a CFO to monitor finances. It doesn't take much for spending to spiral out of control.

- Ryan Holmes

Matters We Cannot

We cannot both preach and administer financial matters.

- Saint Stephen

Taxation Inflation

Inflation is taxation without legislation.

- Milton Friedman


I am favor of cutting taxes under any circumstances and for any excuse, for any reason, whenever it's possible.

- Milton Friedman

Doing Mistake

Starting out to make money is the greatest mistake in life. Do what you feel you have a flair for doing, and if you are good enough at it, the money will come.

- Greer Garson


Poverty is unnecessary.

- Muhammad Yunus

Shame Loan

Today, if you look at financial systems around the globe, more than half the population of the world - out of six billion people, more than three billion - do not qualify to take out a loan from a bank. This is a shame.

- Muhammad Yunus

Access Mostly

When you print money, the money does not flow evenly into the economic system. It stays essentially in the financial service industry and among people that have access to these funds, mostly well-to-do people. It does not go to the worker.

- Marc Faber

Most Years Ago

Thirty to 40 years ago, most financial decisions were fairly simple.

- Scott Cook

Manager Been

My finances have been decimated by a group of people, such as my ex-attorney, my ex-business manager, and an estate planner, specifically. And they have conspired together to - to co-op my corporations, put in trustees without my knowledge.

- Randy Quaid

Politics Grip

We need real campaign finance reform to loosen the grip of special interests on politics.

- Tom Daschle

Road Rail

You and I come by road or rail, but economists travel on infrastructure.

- Margaret Thatcher

Woman Spouses

Most women outlive their spouses. Divorce remains at record rates. It's important for a woman to be able to control her finances.

- Maria Bartiromo

Market Which

I'm involved in the stock market, which is fun and, sometimes, very painful.

- Regis Philbin

Treat Treated

My mother inspired me to treat others as I would want to be treated regardless of age, race or financial status.

- Tommy Hilfiger

Game Profits

Being rich is a good thing. Not just in the obvious sense of benefitting you and your family, but in the broader sense. Profits are not a zero sum game. The more you make, the more of a financial impact you can have.

- Mark Cuban

Strong Connotation

For those of us in the financial world, Black Friday has a strong negative connotation, referring to a stock market catastrophe.

- Mark Skousen

Through Spent

Divorce is one of the most financially traumatic things you can go through. Money spent on getting mad or getting even is money wasted.

- Richard Wagner

Give Stories

As a novelist, I tell stories and people give me money. Then financial planners tell me stories and I give them money.

- Martin Cruz Smith

Rest Reduce

The only way that we can reduce our financial dependence on the inflow of funds from the rest of the world is to reduce our trade deficit.

- Martin Feldstein


Derivatives are financial weapons of mass destruction.

- Warren Buffett

Some Till

Don't gamble; take all your savings and buy some good stock and hold it till it goes up, then sell it. If it don't go up, don't buy it.

- Will Rogers

Some May

My father, being a Scotsman, taught me to look after finances. I'm shrewd. Some people may call me tight.

- Rod Stewart

Big Score

You only need to make one big score in finance to be a hero forever.

- Merton Miller

Market Bucks

To beat the market you'll have to invest serious bucks to dig up information no one else has yet.

- Merton Miller

Afford Tells

A budget tells us what we can't afford, but it doesn't keep us from buying it.

- William Feather

Think Buys

One of the funny things about the stock market is that every time one person buys, another sells, and both think they are astute.

- William Feather

Deep Dig

The only way you will ever permanently take control of your financial life is to dig deep and fix the root problem.

- Suze Orman

Worry Big

A big part of financial freedom is having your heart and mind free from worry about the what-ifs of life.

- Suze Orman

Issue Adequately

Financial literacy is an issue that should command our attention because many Americans are not adequately organizing finances for their education, healthcare and retirement.

- Ron Lewis

Well-Being Ensure

It is incumbent upon each of us to improve spending and savings practices to ensure our own individual financial security and preserve the collective economic well-being of our great society.

- Ron Lewis

Financial Level

The only way to permanently change the temperature in the room is to reset the thermostat. In the same way, the only way to change your level of financial success 'permanently' is to reset your financial thermostat. But it is your choice whether you choose to change.

- T. Harv Eker

Money Rule

Money is the best rule of commerce.

- William Petty

Maintain Use

A person's credit report is one of the most important tools consumers can use to maintain their financial security and credit rating, but for so long many did not know how to obtain one, or what to do with the information it provided.

- Ruben Hinojosa