Money quotes and sayings

Money is like a sixth sense without which you cannot make a complete use of the other five.
W. Somerset Maugham

Money is good for bribing yourself through the inconveniences of life.
Gottfried Reinhardt

The safe way to double your money is to fold it over once and put it in your pocket.
Frank Hubbard

Money is like manure. If you spread it around it does a lot of good. But if you pile it up in one place it stinks like hell.
Clint Murchison Jnr

More quotes

Money is like muck, not good except it be spread.
Francis Bacon

They who are of the opinion that Money will do everything, may very well be suspected to do everything for Money.
George Savile

Take care of the pence, and the pounds will take care of themselves.
Proverb

Money alone sets all the world in motion.
Publilius Syrus

It’s good to have money and the things that money can buy, but it’s good, too, to check up once in a while and make sure that you haven’t lost the things that money can’t buy.
George Horace Lorimer

Money is power, freedom, a cushion, the root of all evil, the sum of blessings.
Carl Sandburg

Money can’t buy friends, but you can get a better class of enemy.
Spike Milligan

Money can’t buy happiness, but it can buy you the kind of misery you prefer.
Spike Milligan

Money, if it does not bring you happiness, will at least help you be miserable in comfort.
Helen Gurley Brown

No matter how hard you hug your money, it never hugs back.
H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

Money: Easy come, easy go.
Proverb

Money as such is not evil; it is its wrong use that is evil. Money in some form or other will always be needed.
Mahatma Gandhi

Money is worth what it will help you to produce or buy and no more.
Henry Ford

Lack of money is the root of all evil.
George Bernard Shaw

Money is only loaned to a man. He comes into the world with nothing and he leaves with nothing.
William Crapo Durant

Money isn’t the most important thing in life, but it’s reasonably close to oxygen on the “gotta have it” scale.
Zig Ziglar

When I was young I thought that money was the most important thing in life; now that I am old I know that it is.
Oscar Wilde

Do not value money for any more nor any less than its worth; it is a good servant but a bad master.
Alexandre Dumas fils

People who don’t respect money don’t have any.
J. Paul Getty

Money isn’t everything. It’s just most everything.
Nica Clark

Money isn’t everything – but it’s a long way ahead of what comes next.
Edmund Stockdale

Money, it turned out, was exactly like sex, you thought of nothing else if you didn’t have it and thought of other things if you did.
James Baldwin

If you want to feel rich, just count the things you have that money can’t buy.
Proverb

Too much money is as demoralizing as too little, and there’s no such thing as exactly enough.
Mignon McLaughlin

Never spend your money before you have it.
Thomas Jefferson

Money, like a queen, gives rank and beauty .
Latin proverb

Do what you love and the money will follow.
Marsha Sinetar

Making money is fun, but it’s pointless if you don’t use the power it brings.
John Bentley

When it is a question of money, everybody is of the same religion.
Voltaire

The art is not in making money, but in keeping it.
Proverb

A feast is made for laughter, and wine maketh merry: but money answereth all things.
Bible: Ecclesiastes 10:19

Where large sums of money are concerned, it is advisable to trust nobody.
Agatha Christie

When money speaks the truth is silent.
Russian proverb

A wise man should have money in his head, but not in his heart.
Jonathan Swift

Money often costs too much.
Ralph Waldo Emerson

When money talks, nobody cares what kind of grammar it uses.
Robert Elliott Gonzales

Money never starts an idea. It is always the idea that starts the money.
Owen Laughlin

The love of money is the root of all evil.
Bible

Money is the fruit of evil as often as the root of it.
Henry Fielding

It has been said that the love of money is the root of all evil. The want of money is so quite as truly.
Samuel Butler

Never work just for money or for power. They won’t save your soul or help you sleep at night.
Marian Wright Edelman

Business is the art of extracting money from another man’s pocket without resorting to violence.
Max Amsterdam

Money… those who don’t have enough of it are only aware of what it can buy them. When you finally have enough of it you become aware acutely aware of all the things it can’t buy… the really important things… like youth, health, love, peace of mind.
F. Paul Wilson

Making money is pretty pointless and it needs constant attention.
Adam Faith

Only when the last tree has died and the last river been poisoned and the last fish been caught will we realize we cannot eat money.
Indian Proverb

Money is like love; it kills slowly and painfully the one who withholds it, and enlivens the other who turns it on his fellow man.
Kahlil Gibran

Money’s a horrid thing to follow, but a charming thing to meet.
Henry James

Time is more valuable than money. You can get more money, but you cannot get more time.
Jim Rohn

Waste your money and you’re only out of money, but waste your time and you’ve lost a part of your life.
Michael Leboeuf

It is a kind of spiritual snobbery that makes people think that they can be happy without money.
Albert Camus

People say that money is not the key to happiness, but I always figured if you have enough money, you can have a key made.
Joan Rivers

Money will buy you a bed, but not a good night’s sleep, a house but not a home, a companion but not a friend.
Zig Ziglar

When I had money everyone called me brother.
Polish proverb

Business, you know, may bring money, but friendship hardly ever does.
Jane Austen