Riches Quotes


44 Riches quotes:



"If your riches are yours, why don't you take them with to the other world?"
Author: Franklin Quotes Category: Riches Quotes
"The more I see of the moneyed classes, the more I understand the guillotine."
"One cause, which is not always observed, of the insufficiency of riches, is that they very seldom make their owner rich."
Author: Johnson Quotes Category: Riches Quotes
"He rides in the row at ten o clock in the morning, goes to the Opera three times a week, changes his clothes at least five times a day, and dines out every night of the season. You don't call that leading an idle life, do you?"
Author: Wilde Quotes Category: Riches Quotes Idleness Quotes
"The rich were dull and they drank too much or they played too much backgammon. They were dull and they were repetitious. He remembered poor Julian and his romantic awe of them and how he had started a story once that began, ''The very rich are different from you and me.'' And how someone had said to Julian, ''Yes, they have more money.''"
Author: Hemingway Quotes Category: Riches Quotes
"The rich man is always sold to the institution which makes him rich. Absolutely speaking, the more money, the less virtue."
Author: Thoreau Quotes Category: Riches Quotes
"He who multiplies riches, multiplies cares."
Author: Franklin Quotes Category: Riches Quotes
"Riches enlarge rather than satisfy appetites."
Author: Fuller Quotes Category: Riches Quotes
"It is wonderful to think how men of very large estates not only spend their yearly income, but are often actually in want of money. It is clear, they have not value for what they spend."
Author: Johnson Quotes Category: Riches Quotes
"O, what a world of vile ill-favored faults, looks handsome in three hundred pounds a year!"
Author: Shakespeare Quotes Category: Riches Quotes
"What is the matter with the poor is poverty; what is the matter with the rich is uselessness."
Author: Shaw Quotes Category: Riches Quotes
"That man is richest whose pleasures are the cheapest."
Author: Thoreau Quotes Category: Riches Quotes
"He who knows he has enough is rich."
Author: Tzu Quotes Category: Riches Quotes
"It is better to live rich, than to die rich."
Author: Johnson Quotes Category: Riches Quotes
"This, then, is held to be the duty of the man of wealth: First, to set an example of modest, unostentatious living, shunning display or extravagance; to provide moderately for the legitimate wants of those dependent upon him; and, after doing so, to consider all surplus revenues which come to him simply as trust funds, which he is called upon to administer, and strictly bound as a matter of duty to administer in the manner which, in his judgment, is best calculated to produce the most beneficial results for the community --the man of wealth thus becoming the mere trustee and agent for his poorer brethren, bringing to their service his superior wisdom, experience and ability to administer, doing for them better than they would or could do for themselves."
Author: Carnegie Quotes Category: Riches Quotes
"The trouble is that rich people, well-to-do people, very often don't really know who the poor are; and that is why we can forgive them, for knowledge can only lead to love, and love to service. And so, if they are not touched by them, it's because they do not know them."
Author: Teresa Quotes Category: Riches Quotes
"He who is not contented with what he has, would not be contented with what he would like to have."
Author: Socrates Quotes Category: Riches Quotes
"Man was born to be rich, or grow rich by use of his faculties, by the union of thought with nature. Property is an intellectual production. The game requires coolness, right reasoning, promptness, and patience in the players."
Author: Emerson Quotes Category: Riches Quotes
"For just as poets love their own works, and fathers their own children, in the same way those who have created a fortune value their money, not merely for its uses, like other persons, but because it is their own production. This makes them moreover disagreeable companions, because they will praise nothing but riches."
Author: Plato Quotes Category: Riches Quotes
"Her voice is full of money."
Author: Fitzgerald Quotes Category: Riches Quotes


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