Quotes: money

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  • John D. Rockefeller
    John D. Rockefeller
    American industrialist: founder Exxon 1839-1937
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    I know of nothing more despicable and pathetic than a man who devotes all the hours of the waking day to the making of money for money's sake.
  • Col. Harland Sanders
    Col. Harland Sanders
    American businessman, founder Kentucky Fried Chicken (KFC) 1890-1980
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    I made a resolve then that I was going to amount to something if I could. And no hours, nor amount of labor, nor amount of money would deter me from giving the best that there was in me. And I have done that ever since, and I win by it. I know.
  • Naomi Campbell
    Naomi Campbell
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    I make a lot of money, but I don't want to talk about that. I work very hard and I'm worth every cent.
  • Barack Obama
    Barack Obama
    American politician 1961-
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    I mean, I do think at a certain point you've made enough money.
    Source: in April 2010
  • Brock Lesnar
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    I missed the NFL by an inch. IRS problems... No money coming in, and not that many options left because I signed that stupid no-compete clause with WWE. I had no one to blame but myself.
  • Warren Buffett
    Warren Buffett
    American investment entrepreneur 1930-
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    I never attempt to make money on the stock market. I buy on the assumption that they could close the market the next day and not reopen it for five years.
  • Larry Bird
    Larry Bird
    American basketbal player and coach 1956-
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    I really don't like talking about money. All I can say is that the Good Lord must have wanted me to have it.
  • William Blake
    William Blake
    English poet 1757-1827
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    I see every thing I paint in this world, but everybody does not see alike. To the eyes of a miser a guinea is more beautiful than the sun, and a bag worn with the use of money has more beautiful proportions than a vine filled with grapes.
  • Adam Sandler
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    I shouldn't be near Vegas and have money in my pocket.
  • Thomas Jefferson
    Thomas Jefferson
    American statesman 1743-1826
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    I sincerely believe that banking establishments are more dangerous than standing armies, and that the principle of spending money to be paid by posterity, under the name of funding, is but swindling futurity on a large scale.
  • Bryan Ferry
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    I suppose young people think football is glamorous - soccer - it's big money and the stars of it, they look good and have a great big house and a huge Ferrari.
  • Hippocrates
    Hippocrates
    Greek physician 460BC-370BC
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    I swear... to hold my teacher in this art equal to my own parents; to make him partner in my livelihood; when he is in need of money to share mine with him; to consider his family as my own brothers and to teach them this art, if they want to learn it, without fee or indenture.
  • Buzz Aldrin
    Buzz Aldrin
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    I think the American Dream used to be achieving one's goals in your field of choice - and from that, all other things would follow. Now, I think the dream has morphed into the pursuit of money: Accumulate enough of it, and the rest will follow.
  • Joseph Campbell
    Joseph Campbell
    American mythologist 1904-1987
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    I think the person who takes a job in order to live - that is to say, for the money - has turned himself into a slave.
  • Atom Egoyan
    Atom Egoyan
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    I think the situation in Toronto is such that there are funding organizations which make it easy for a film to raise more money than it needs and very often that works against a film.