Richness and Money

"After the government takes enough to balance the budget, the taxpayer has the job of budgeting the balance."

Rating: 7.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"A budget is just a method of worrying before you spend money, as well as afterward."

Rating: 7.40 (Number of Voters: 10)

"If you have much, give of your wealth; if you have little, give of your heart."

Rating: 6.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"One man's wage rise is another man's price increase."

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Money lent to a friend must be recovered from an enemy."

Rating: 4.80 (Number of Voters: 5)

"A candidate is someone who gets money from the rich and votes from the poor to protect them from each other."

Rating: 4.33 (Number of Voters: 6)

"The Lottery is a tax on people who are bad at math."

Rating: 3.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Zsa Zsa Gabor is an expert housekeeper. Every time she gets divorced, she keeps the house."

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"The memory of bad quality lasts longer than the shock of high prices."

Rating: 7.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"The richest man is the one with the most powerful friends."

Mario Puzo
Mario Puzo "The Godfather: Part III"

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Those who have some means think that the most important thing in the world is love. The poor know that it is money."

Rating: 4.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"The poor don't know that their function in life is to exercise our generosity."

Sartre-Jean-Paul "The Words"

Rating: 4.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"A rich man told me recently that a liberal is a man who tells other people what to do with their money."

Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"When the rich wage war it's the poor who die."

Sartre-Jean-Paul "The Devil and the Good Lord"

Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"When poverty comes in at the door, love flies out of the window."

Rating: 8.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"Wisdom is more to be envied than riches."

Rating: 5.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Take care of the pence and the pound will take care of themselves."

Rating: 7.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"From saving comes having."

Rating: 5.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"The most luxurious banquets are made for satiating ones."

Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Greed is the mother of all sins."

Rating: 7.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Money is the seed of money, and the first guinea is sometimes more difficult to acquire than the second million."

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"America believes in education: the average professor earns more money in a year than a professional athlete earns in a whole week."

Rating: 6.67 (Number of Voters: 6)

"Too many of us look upon Americans as dollar chasers. This is a cruel libel, even if it is reiterated thoughtlessly by the Americans themselves."

Rating: 3.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Life is worth much more than gold."

Rating: 6.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Corporation, n. An ingenious device for obtaining individual profit without individual responsibility. "

Ambrose Bierce
Ambrose Bierce "The Devil's Dictionary"

Rating: 6.80 (Number of Voters: 5)

"The hardest thing to understand in the world is the income tax."

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Money can't buy life."

Bob Marley (his final words)
Bob Marley (his final words)

Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Folks who never do any more than they are paid for will never get paid for any more than they do."

Rating: 5.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Money is the string with which a sardonic destiny directs the motions of its puppets."

Rating: 6.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"The only reason I made a commercial for American Express was to pay for my American Express bill."

Rating: 3.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Few of us can stand prosperity. Another man's, I mean."

Mark Twain
Mark Twain "Following the Equator"

Rating: 6.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"A government which robs Peter to pay Paul can always depend on the support of Paul."

Rating: 4.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"No man is rich enough to buy back his own past."

Oscar Wilde
Oscar Wilde "An Ideal Husband"

Rating: 5.40 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Truth is no road to fortune."

Rating: 3.40 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Money is like a sixth sense without which you cannot make a complete use of the other five."

William Somerset Maugham
William Somerset Maugham "Of Human Bondage "

Rating: 4.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"The income tax has made more liars out of the American people than golf has."

Will Rogers
Will Rogers "The Illiterate Digest"

Rating: 3.67 (Number of Voters: 6)

"It isn't enough for you to love money - it's also necessary that money should love you."

Rating: 4.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Those who own much have much to fear."

Rating: 6.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Ten men in our country could buy the whole world and ten million can't buy enough to eat."

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Nowadays people know the price of everything and the value of nothing."

Oscar Wilde
Oscar Wilde "The Picture of Dorian Gray"

Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"You're not rich because you have money, but because you spend it."

Rating: 7.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"The Rich must live more simply so that the Poor may simply live."

Rating: 6.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"A banker is a fellow who lends you his umbrella when the sun is shining, but wants it back the minute it begins to rain."

Rating: 9.00 (Number of Voters: 12)

"Terrorism is the war of the poor, and war is the terrorism of the rich."

Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Borrow money from pessimists - they won't expect it back."

Rating: 4.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"To be clever enough to get all that money, one must be stupid enough to want it."

Gilbert Keith Chesterton
Gilbert Keith Chesterton "The Father Brown Mystery Series"

Rating: 7.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"The fundamental evil of the world arose from the fact that the good Lord has not created money enough.."

Rating: 7.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"Whatever we treasure for ourselves separates us from others; our possessions are our limitations."

Rating: 5.50 (Number of Voters: 4)