America was established not to create wealth but to realize a vision, to realize an ideal – to discover and maintain liberty among men.
~President Woodrow T. Wilson (1856 – 1924), 28th President of the United States
Most folks are about as happy as they make up their minds to be.
~President Abraham Lincoln
Nothing can stop the man with the right mental attitude from achieving his goal; nothing on earth can help the man with the wrong mental attitude.
~President Thomas Jefferson
At the point the money hits your hands, you have the power to determine your financial future.
~Robert T. Kiyosaki
I think earning money is the simplest thing in the world once you learn how to do it. It’s like driving a car. It’s simple if you know how to do it.
Ninety-five people out of a hundred settle for whatever they get, wishing they had more all the way from the cradle to the casket, never understanding that they could actually have all they wanted.
When you are truly rich you will not only have more than enough money, you will know that you can always create still more.
One does not discover new lands without consenting to lose sight of the shore for a very long time.
~André Gide. André Paul Guillaume Gide (1869–1951) was a French author and winner of the Nobel Prize in literature in 1947.
Money is a result, wealth is a result, health is a result, illness is a result, your weight is a result. We live in a world of cause and effect.
~T. Harv Eker
Whenever it is in any way possible, every boy and girl should choose as his life work some occupation which he should like to do anyhow, even if he did not need the money.
~William Lyon Phelps
Whenever people say “we mustn’t be sentimental,” you can take it they are about to do something cruel. And if they add, “we must be realistic,” they mean they are going to make money out of it.
~Brigid Antonia Brophy
Success produces success, just as money produces money.
~Diane Ackerman (born 1948 in Waukegan, Illinois), American author, poet, and naturalist known best for her work A Natural History of the Senses
The darkest hour in any man’s life is when he sits down to plan how to get money without earning it.
~Horace Greeley (1811 – 1872), an American newspaper editor, a founder of the Liberal Republican Party, a reformer, a politician, and an outspoken opponent of slavery.
Now He who supplies seed to the sower and bread for food will supply and multiply your seed for sowing and increase the harvest of your righteousness.
~2 Corinthians 9:10
Do not be deceived. God is not mocked; for whatever a man sows, this he will also reap.
It is pretty hard to tell what does bring happiness; poverty and wealth have both failed.
~Frank McKinney Hubbard (1868–1930), American cartoonist, humorist, and journalist better known by his pen name “Kin” Hubbard
Money does make all the difference. If you have two jobs and you’re rich, you have diversified interests. If you have two jobs and you’re poor, you’re moonlighting.
Having money is rather like being a blonde. It is more fun but not vital.
~Winton G. Rossiter
Money–the root of all evil. . . . Man needs roots.
Well, whiles I am a beggar, I will rail,
And say there is no sin but to be rich;
And being rich, my virtue then shall be
To say there is no vice but beggary.
~William Shakespeare, King John, Act 2, Scene 1
He’s poor, and that’s revenge enough.
~William Shakespeare, Timon of Athens, Act 3, Scene 4
My friends were poor, but honest.
~William Shakespeare, All’s Well that Ends Well, Act 1, Scene 3