Quotes: money

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  • Joseph De Maistre
    Joseph De Maistre
    French diplomat and philosopher 1753-1821
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    False opinions are like false money, struck first of all by guilty men and thereafter circulated by honest people who perpetuate the crime without knowing what they are doing.
  • Seneca
    Seneca
    Roman philosopher, statesman and playwright 5 BC - 65 A.D.
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    Fidelity purchased with money, money can destroy.
  • Benjamin Franklin
    Benjamin Franklin
    American statesman and physicist 1706-1790
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    He that is of the opinion money will do everything may well be suspected of doing everything for money.
  • Katherine Mansfield
    Katherine Mansfield
    New Zealand-born British Author 1888-1923
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    I must say I hate money but it's the lack of it I hate most.
  • Henry David Thoreau
    Henry David Thoreau
    American writer 1817-1862
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    Rather than love, than money, than fame, give me truth.
  • James Lendall Basford
    James Lendall Basford
    American aphorist
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    The man who never has money enough to pay his debts has too much of something else.
    Source: Sparks from the philosopher's stone (1882)
  • Burt Rutan
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    Tragically, policymakers have thrown horrendous amounts of taxpayer money needed for other purposes at solving an unsubstantiated emergency. It is scandalous that so many climate scientists who fully knew that Al Gore had no basis for his irresponsible claims stood mute.
  • Beth Ditto
    Beth Ditto
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    'Get a Job' is about all the rich kids we knew when we were younger, kids who never had jobs but always had money for partying or getting their hair done.
  • Bobby Flay
    Bobby Flay
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    'The Food Network' was just starting in New York, and I was getting lots of attention from Mesa Grill. They had no money, so if you couldn't get there by subway, you couldn't be on. It wasn't like TV was something I really wanted to do - but I knew it would be great publicity for my restaurants.
  • Carroll Quigley
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    ...when a society is reaching its end, in the last couple of centuries you have... a misplacement of satisfactions. You find your emotional satisfaction in making a lot of money... or in proving to the poor, half-naked people in Southeast Asia that you can kill them in large numbers.
    Source: Oscar Iden Lecture Series, Lecture 3: The State of Individuals (1976)
  • A billion here, a billion there, and soon you're talking about real money.
  • A duped newspaper or magazine could contend that a fiction-spouting journalist obtained part of his salary via fraud, and use a criminal proceeding to try and recoup that money. Given the profession's notoriously low wages, however, it's probably not worth the publicity headache and legal fees. No news organization has ever pursued such a case.
  • Helen Rowland
    Helen Rowland
    American journalist 1875-1950
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    A fool and her money are soon courted.
  • Will Rogers
    Will Rogers
    American actor and humorist 1879-1935
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    A fool and his money are soon elected.

  • Al Bernstein
    Al Bernstein
    American sportscaster, writer, stage performer and recording artist 1950-
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    A fool and his money get a lot of publicity.