Money

Bartlett’s Book of Anecdotes – “waldo, why are you not here?”

Henry Thoreau was languishing in jail after he had refused to pay the Massachusetts poll tax in 1843 [to protest the Mexican-American War], Ralph Waldo Emerson came to visit him and asked him why he was there. “Waldo, why are ...
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Will Rogers Quote – Too Many People

"Too many people spend money they haven't earned to buy things they don't want to impress people they don't like." - Will Rogers ...
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Clement R. Attlee quote – Something Greater than materialism

"No social system in any country will bring us happiness, health, and prosperity unless it is inspired by something greater than materialism." - Clement R. Attlee ...
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Shirley Chisholm Quote – It Is Seldom That Profit Loses

"When morality comes up against profit, it is seldom that profit loses." - Shirley Chisholm ...
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Fannie Hurst Quote – Worth A Lot Of Money

"Some people think they are worth a lot of money just because they have it."          - Fannie Hurst ...
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Source unknown – the real measure of your wealth

"The real measure of your wealth is how much you’d be worth if you lost all your money." - Source unknown ...
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Quote – Millionaires

"24.2 million millionaires control 1/3 of world’s wealth.  There are more millionaires than there are Australians." ...
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With money you can buy…

"With money you can buy a house, but not a home.  With money you can buy a clock, but not time.  With money you can buy a book, but not knowledge.  With money you can buy blood, but not life.  ...
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Fran Lebowitz Quote – Winning The Lottery

“I’ve done the calculation and your chances of winning the lottery are identical whether you play or not.” - Fran Lebowitz ...
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Mark Twain Quote – Buy Land

“Buy land because they’re nor making it anymore.” - Mark Twain ...
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