About Spending Money
living so far beyond my income that we almost may be said
to be living apart.
~ e. e. cummings
are just statistics, born to consume resources.
keep up with the Joneses. Drag them down to your level. It's
~ Quentin Crisp
Anyone who says money doesn't
buy happiness doesn't know where to shop. ~
money is once parted with, it can never return. ~
are usually diminished by possession. ~
man who desires more, is ever poor. (Semper inops quicunque
are ruined, not by what we really want, but by what we think
we do: therefore never go abroad in search of your wants.
If they be real wants, they will come home in search of you;
for he that buys what he does not want, will soon want what
he cannot buy.
~ Charles Caleb Colton
good to have money and the things money can buy, but it's
good, too, to check up once in a while and make sure you haven't
lost the things that money can't buy. ~
George Horace Lorimer
spenders are bad lenders.
~ Benjamin Franklin
Money talks, but all it ever says
is goodbye. ~ American
don't care too much for money,
For money can't buy me love.
~ Lennon and McCartney
according to your means. ~
you desire many things, many things will seem few. ~
you know how to spend less than you get, you have the philosopher's
stone. ~ Benjamin Franklin
do not consist in the possession of treasures, but in the
use made of them. ~ Napoleon Bonaparte
is half the battle of life; it is not so hard to earn money
as to spend it well.
~ C. H. Spurgeon
can't take it with you. ~
thy purse what thou should spend.
~ Scottish Proverb
when young, and spend when old. ~
must choose, in life, between making money and spending
it. There's no time to do both. ~
that, when he should not, spends too much, shall, when he
would not, have too little to spend. ~
be without some of the things you want is an indispensable
part of happiness. ~ Bertrand Russell
There are more important things than money - the only
thing is they all cost money. ~
Louis A. Safian
man is rich whose expenditures exceed his means; and no one
is poor whose incomings exceed his outgoings. ~
the complexity of life by eliminating the needless wants of
life, and the labors of life reduce themselves.
~ Edwin Tay Teale
is preoccupation with possessions, more than anything else,
that prevents us from living freely and nobly. ~
buys everything except love, personality, freedom, immortality,
silence, peace. ~ Carl Sandburg
- one thing money can't buy.
~ Lynwood L. Giacomini
does seem the more you get the more you spend. It is rather
like being on a golden treadmill. ~
unused might as well not exist. ~ Aesop