Quotes by money

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  • Beatrice Webb
    Beatrice Webb
    English sociologist and economist 1858-1943
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    ... if I had been a man, self-respect, family pressure and the public opinion of my class would have pushed me into a money-making profession; as a mere woman I could carve out a career of disinterested research.
  • Carroll Quigley
    Carroll Quigley
    American historian and theorist 1910-1977
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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.
  • Brendan I. Koerner
    Brendan I. Koerner
    American author 1974-
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    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
    Will Rogers
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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-
    Al Bernstein
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    A fool and his money get a lot of publicity.
  • William Shenstone
    William Shenstone
    English poet 1714-1763
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    A fool and his words are soon parted; a man of genius and his money.
    Source: Essay on man, manners and things (1769)
  • Bobby Bowden
    Bobby Bowden
    American football coach 1929-
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    A guy's who has all the money he needs and never faced any hard times, he won't have any character. But when you've had it tough and you've had it rough and you thought you were at the end of the rope and you work your way out of it, that's the way you build character.
  • John Ruskin
    John Ruskin
    English art critic 1819-1900
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    A little thought and a little kindness are often worth more than a great deal of money.
  • Bob Newhart
    Bob Newhart
    American stand-up comedian and actor 1929-
    Bob Newhart
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    A lot of money is spent trying to keep people alive who don't necessarily want to be alive.
  • Bradley Joseph
    Bradley Joseph
    American composer and producer
    Bradley Joseph
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    A lot of musicians don't learn the business. You just have to be well-rounded in both areas. You have to understand publishing. You have to understand how you make money, what's in demand, what helps you make the most out of your talent.
    Source: On running a label
  • Billy Eichner
    Billy Eichner
    American comedian, actor, and producer 1978-
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    A lot of people in Hollywood, and everywhere pretty much, operate on fear. No one wants to get fired, so everyone's scared to take a chance. There's money involved, and there are careers and reputations on the line.
  • Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
    American poet and philosopher 1803-1882
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
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    A man is usually more careful of his money than he is of his principles.
  • Babe Ruth
    Babe Ruth
    American professional baseball player 1895-1948
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    A man who knows he's making money for other people ought to get some of the profits he brings in. Don't make any difference if it's baseball or a bank or a vaudeville show. It's business, I tell you. There ain't no sentiment to it. Forget that stuff.
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