Richness and Money

"Poverty is an anomaly to rich people. It is very difficult to make out why people who want dinner do not ring the bell."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"My doctor gave me six months to live but when I couldn't pay the bill, he gave me six months more."


Rating: 9.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"In general, the art of government consists in taking as much money as possible from one party of the citizens to give to the other."

Voltaire
Voltaire "Philosophical Dictionary"

Rating: 6.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Mothers have as powerful an influence over the welfare of future generations, as all other causes combined."

John Abbott
John Abbott "The Mother at Home"

Rating: 4.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"All that is not given is lost."


Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Who is rich? He that is content. Who is that? Nobody."


Rating: 5.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Ask your child what he wants for dinner only if he's buying."


Rating: 2.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Today the greatest single source of wealth is between your ears."


Rating: 5.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"A poor man who takes a rich wife has a ruler, not a wife."


Rating: 9.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"In times of prosperity friends will be plenty, in times of adversity not one in twenty."


Rating: 3.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Poverty is death in another form."


Rating: 5.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"That man is richest whose pleasures are the cheapest."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"If your only goal is to become rich, you will never achieve it."


Rating: 6.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Money cannot buy health, but I'd settle for a diamond-studded wheelchair."


Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"All I ask is the chance to prove that money can't make me happy."


Rating: 3.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"If you pay people not to work and tax them when they do, don't be surprised if you get unemployment."


Rating: 6.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

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


Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"A penny will hide the biggest star in the universe if you hold it close enough to your eye."


Rating: 3.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"The less of one's life one must exchange for money, the more freedom one may enjoy."


Rating: 4.80 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Nothing that is God's is obtainable by money."


Rating: 7.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"I'd marry again if I found a man who had fifteen million dollars, would sign over half to me, and guarantee that he'd be dead within a year."


Rating: 7.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"The rich become richer and the poor become poorer is a cry heard throughout the whole civilized world."


Rating: 7.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Money is expensive during the war. Human life is more expensive. And time is the most expensive."


Rating: 5.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"The economy depends about as much on economists as the weather does on forecasters."


Rating: 3.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Money and women. They're two of the strongest things in the world. The things you do for a woman you wouldn't do for anything else. Same with money."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"If you owe your bank a hundred pounds, you have a problem. But if you owe a million, it has."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"In every well-governed state, wealth is a sacred thing; in democracies it is the only sacred thing."


Rating: 7.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Wealth is the product of man's capacity to think."


Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"The two most beautiful words in the English language are "cheque enclosed"."


Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"They who are of the opinion that money will do everything, may very well be suspected to do everything for money."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"He is richest who is content with the least, for content is the wealth of nature."


Rating: 5.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"If lawyers had been present on Mount Sinai, the Ten Commandments would have twelve hundred amendments, all summing to the conclusion: The rich may ignore the rules, the poor will be hanged if they violate the smallest subordinate clause."


Rating: 9.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Money can't buy happiness but it bought me every skyscrapper in New York."


Rating: 4.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"The safest way to double your money is to fold it over once and put it in your pocket."


Rating: 4.80 (Number of Voters: 5)

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

Donald Trump
Donald Trump "Trump: Art of the Deal"

Rating: 8.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"America is the only country in the world where the poor have a parking problem."


Rating: 4.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"If you want to know what the Lord God thinks of money, just look at those to whom he gives it."


Rating: 2.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Wisdom in the mind is better than money in the hand."


Rating: 4.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Poverty is the parent of revolution and crime."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Those who believe money can do everything are frequently prepared to do everything for money."


Rating: 5.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Put not your trust in money, but put your money in trust."


Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

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


Rating: 4.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"There are three ways to obtain wealth: inheritance, luck, and hard work. None is guaranteed, but you have no influence over the first two."


Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"If you have food in the refrigerator, clothes on your back, a roof overhead, and a place to sleep... you are richer than 75% of this world."


Rating: 6.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"There are three dimensions to credit cards, length, width and debt."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"I never hated a man enough to give him diamonds back."


Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Man must choose whether to be rich in things or in the freedom to use them."

Ivan Illich
Ivan Illich "Deschooling Society"

Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"A bank is a place that will lend you money if you can prove that you don't need it. "


Rating: 9.00 (Number of Voters: 8)