A dollar picked up in the road is more satisfaction to us than the 99 which we had to work for, and the money won at Faro or in the stock market snuggles into our hearts in the same way. ~Mark Twain
Put not your trust in money, but put your money in trust. ~Oliver Wendell Holmes
Do not value money for any more nor any less than its worth; it is a good servant but a bad master. ~Alexandre Dumas fils, Camille, 1852WLBUQ
Inflation hasn’t ruined everything. A dime can still be used as a screwdriver. ~Quoted in P.S. I Love You, compiled by H. Jackson Brown, Jr.
Women prefer men who have something tender about them – especially the legal kind. ~Kay Ingram
If the nation’s economists were laid end to end, they would point in all directions. ~Arthur H. Motley
You can never predict when that unknown torpedo will come out of the dark and smash the price of a stock. ~Ralph Seger
If inflation continues to soar, you’re going to have to work like a dog just to live like one. ~George GobelCUL
There is something fascinating about science. One gets such wholesale returns of conjecture out of such a trifling investment of fact. ~Mark Twain
I’m tired of Love: I’m still more tired of Rhyme.
But Money gives me pleasure all the time.
~Hilaire Belloc, "Fatigued," Sonnets and Verse, 1923LOD
Goodness is the only investment that never fails. ~Henry David Thoreau
Foul cankering rust the hidden treasure frets,
But gold that’s put to use more gold begets.
~William Shakespeare, Venus and Adonis, 1593LOD
The economy depends about as much on economists as the weather does on weather forecasters. ~Jean-Paul Kauffmann
An investment in knowledge always pays the best interest. ~Author unknown, commonly attributed to Benjamin Franklin
Those who are unwilling to invest in the future haven’t earned one. ~H.W. Lewis, Technological Risk, 1990SS
Every day I get up and look through the Forbes list of the richest people in America. If I’m not there, I go to work. ~Robert Orben
A nickel ain’t worth a dime anymore. ~Yogi BerraCUL
A bank book makes good reading – better than some novels. ~Harry LauderQSO
An investor without investment objectives is like a traveler without a destination. ~Ralph Seger
Money can’t buy happiness, but it can buy you the kind of misery you prefer. ~Author Unknown
When buying shares, ask yourself, would you buy the whole company? ~Rene Rivkin
Only buy something that you’d be perfectly happy to hold if the market shut down for ten years. ~Warren Buffett
Money is much more exciting than anything it buys. ~Mignon McLaughlin, The Second Neurotic’s Notebook, 1966CSN
My problem lies in reconciling my gross habits with my net income. ~Errol Flynn