Quotes: money

Quotes 76 till 90 of 850.

  • Calamity Jane
    Calamity Jane
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    As many of the riders before me had been held up and robbed of their packages, mail and money that they carried, for that was the only means of getting mail and money between these points.
  • Alexis de Tocqueville
    Alexis de Tocqueville
    French diplomat, political scientist, and historian 1805-1859
    Alexis de Tocqueville
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    As one digs deeper into the national character of the Americans, one sees that they have sought the value of everything in this world only in the answer to this single question: how much money will it bring in?
  • Cal Thomas
    Cal Thomas
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    As pressure grows to ease the financial burden on social security, pressure will also grow to eliminate the elderly and infirm to 'free up' more money for the 'fit' and those who contribute more than they take from society.
  • Buchi Emecheta
    Buchi Emecheta
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    As soon as I finish a book, I sell the paperback rights to different publishers and that's where I recoup my money.
  • Barry Ritholtz
    Barry Ritholtz
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    Asset managers have different approaches, and I don't wish to suggest there is only one way to run money. There are many ways one can attempt to reduce risk, improve performance, lower drawdowns and reduce volatility.
  • Bill Maris
    Bill Maris
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    Back in the late 1990s, venture capitalists got very excited about the Internet. A whole lot of money was poured into some companies that failed rather spectacularly, and a lot of people lost a lot of money.
  • William J. Durant
    William J. Durant
    American historian and writer 1885-1981
    William J. Durant
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    Bankers know that history is inflationary and that money is the last thing a wise man will hoard.
  • Bob Diamond
    Bob Diamond
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    Banks hold deposits and savings entrusted to them by individuals, by businesses, by governments and by central banks. They put that money to work, helping people to buy homes, for example, or lending to businesses to invest in expansion.
  • Kin Hubbard
    Kin Hubbard
    American cartoonist, humorist, and journalist 1868–1930
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    Bargain... anything a customer thinks a store is losing money on.
  • Barkley was the first of many American skyjackers whose primary interest was money; by 1972, the majority of the nation's hijackings would involve demands for ransom. Barkley himself was declared incompetent to stand trial in November 1971, at which point he was committed to a psychiatric hospital in Georgia.
  • George Bernard Shaw
    George Bernard Shaw
    Irish-English writer and critic 1856-1950
    George Bernard Shaw
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    Be as romantic as you please about love... but you mustn't be romantic about money.
  • Bill Wyman
    Bill Wyman
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    Because of the fashion, the young people don't have any access to the history of music, unless people like me revive it. There are very few people to revive it, because you can't earn any money doing it.
  • Bill Clinton
    Bill Clinton
    President of the US 1946-
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    Because primarily of the power of the Internet, people of modest means can band together and amass vast sums of money that can change the world for some public good if they all agree.
  • Samuel Butler
    Samuel Butler
    English poet 1612-1680
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    Because they did not see merit where they should have seen it, people, to express their regret, will go and leave a lot of money to the very people who will be the first to throw stones at the next person who has anything to say and finds a difficulty in getting a hearing.
  • Ada Leverson
    Ada Leverson
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    Before he left, Aunt William pressed a sovereign into his hand guiltily, as if it were conscience money. He, on his side, took it as though it were a doctor's fee, and both ignored the transaction.