Quotes: money

Quotes 151 till 165 of 850.

  • Given the choice, children who don't want for anything will not save... We have an obligation as parents to give our children what they need. What they want we can give them as a special gift, or they can save their money for it.
  • P. J. O'Rourke
    P. J. O'Rourke
    American journalist 1947-
    P. J. O'Rourke
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    Giving money and power to government is like giving whiskey and car keys to teenage boys.
  • John Dryden
    John Dryden
    English poet and playwright 1631-1700
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    Go miser go, for money sell your soul. Trade wares for wares and trudge from pole to pole, So others may say when you are dead and gone. See what a vast estate he left his son.
  • Ben Affleck
    Ben Affleck
    American actor and filmmaker. 1972-
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    God help me if I ever do another movie with an explosion in it. If you see me in a movie where stuff is exploding you'll know I've lost all my money.
  • Bob Balaban
    Bob Balaban
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    God, I'd love to do a big commercial movie that made a lot of money and whose plot was interesting too.
  • Henry Ward Beecher
    Henry Ward Beecher
    American Congregationalist clergyman, social reformer, and speaker 1813-1887
    Henry Ward Beecher
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    Good nature is worth more than knowledge, more than money, more than honor, to the persons who possess it.
  • Bill Richardson
    Bill Richardson
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    Had I stayed longer in some primaries, I would have probably done better in states like Nevada, California, and New Mexico - but I ran out of the money after the second primary in New Hampshire.
  • John Wanamaker
    John Wanamaker
    American merchant and religious 1838-1922
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    Half the money I spend on advertising is wasted; the trouble is I don't know which half.
  • François Rabelais
    François Rabelais
    French writer 1494-1553
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    He 63 ways of getting money, the most common, most honorable ones being staling, thieving, and robbing.
  • Molière
    Molière
    French playwriter (ps. of J. B. Poquelin) 1622-1673
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    He must have killed a lot of men to have made so much money.
  • William Shakespeare
    William Shakespeare
    English playwright and poet 1564-1616
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    He that wants money, means and content is without three good friends.
  • Barry Ritholtz
    Barry Ritholtz
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    Hedge funds are not especially liquid. Many are 'gated' - meaning there are only small windows when you can withdraw your money. They typically have a high minimum investment and often require investors keep their money in the fund for at least one year.
  • Adriana Lima
    Adriana Lima
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    Here in the big city people spend their time thinking about work and about money; they don't give some value to friendships and it can be depressing.
  • Mark Twain
    Mark Twain
    American writer (ps. of Samuel Langhorne Clemens) 1835-1910
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    His money is twice tainted: taint yours and taint mine.''
  • Ben Hecht
    Ben Hecht
    American writer, playwright 1894-1964
    Ben Hecht
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    Hollywood held this double lure for me, tremendous sums of money for work that required no more effort than a game of pinochle.