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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 said Oscar Wilde. Great quotes encapsulate big ideas in few words.  They inspire, motivate, and encourage. In this article we have collected  quotes on Money, Money and Happiness, Quotes on Money and Investing,

Quotes on Money and Happiness

Money is only a tool. It will take you wherever you wish, but it will not replace you as the driver – Ayn Rand

Money has never made man happy, nor will it, there is nothing in its nature to produce happiness. The more of it one has the more one wants – Benjamin Franklin

Money cannot buy peace of mind. It cannot heal ruptured relationships, or build meaning into a life that has none  – Richard M. DeVos

The lack of money is the root of all evil – Mark Twain

Money won’t create success, the freedom to make it will -Nelson Mandela

Money is good for nothing unless you know the value of it by experience -P.T Barnum

Happiness is not in the mere possession of money; it lies in the joy of achievement, in the thrill of creative effort – Franklin D. Roosevelt

I’d like to live as a poor man with lots of money. ~Pablo Picasso

No matter how hard you hug your money, it never hugs back. ~Quoted in P.S. I Love You, 

Money never made a man happy yet, nor will it. The more a man has, the more he wants. Instead of filling a vacuum, it makes one. –Benjamin Franklin

Too many people spend money they buy things they don’t impress people that they don’t like. –Will Rogers

An investment in knowledge pays the best interest. –Benjamin Franklin

Annual income twenty pounds, annual expenditure nineteen six, result happiness. Annual income twenty pounds, annual expenditure twenty pound ought and six, result misery. –Charles Dickens

You can only become truly accomplished at something you love. Don’t make money your goal. Instead, pursue the things you love doing, and then do them so well that people can’t take their eyes off you. –Maya Angelou

what is luxury today becomes a need tomorrow.

We must consult our means rather than our wishes.” – George Washington

Never marry for money, but marry where money is. –Anonymous

Pennies don’t fall from heaven. They have to be earned on earth. –Margaret Thatcher, British prime minister

Money is like salt. You need it. An excess does not help at all.

Money can be translated into the beauty of living, a support in misfortune, an education, or future security. It can also be translated into a source of bitterness. –Sylvia Porter U.S. economist and journalist

Money is like a sixth sense without which you cannot make a complete use of the other five.–W. Somerset Maugham, British novelist and short story writer

To mistake money for wealth, is the same sort of error as to mistake the highway which may be the easiest way of getting to your house or lands, for the house and lands themselves.–John Stuart Mill, English philosopher and political economist

Money, it has been said, has two properties. It is flat so that it can be piled up. But it is also round so that it can circulate.–Geoffrey Crowther, British economist

There’s no money in poetry, but then there’s no poetry in money, either. ~Robert Graves

When I have money, I get rid of it quickly, lest it find a way into my heart. ~John Wesley

It is an unfortunate human failing that a full pocketbook often groans more loudly than an empty stomach. ~Franklin Delano Roosevelt

After a visit to the beach, it’s hard to believe that we live in a material world. ~Pam Shaw

Try to save something while your salary is small; it’s impossible to save after you begin to earn more. –Jack Benny

Quotes on Money and Investing

How many millionaires do you know who have become wealthy by investing in savings accounts? I rest my case. –Robert G. Allen

The stock market is filled with individuals who know the price of everything, but the value of nothing. – Phillip Fisher

Investing should be more like watching paint dry or watching grass grow. If you want excitement, take $800 and go to Las Vegas. – Paul Samuelson

Formal education will make you a living; self-education will make you a fortune. –Jim Rohn

Just like shoppers get pulled by discounts and sales new highs of Sensex/nifty pulls in lay investor

Show me the money!

Investing without goal is like running in a circle with no end

India loves the concept of fixed income, but hates the concept of tax

Do not confuse asset allocation with diversification or diworsification

Insurance isn’t bought, it is sold

Saving tax is important, but not at the cost of investing in a bad product

Successful Investing is a Method, Not a Gamble

A pin lies in wait for every bubble. And when the two eventually meet, a new wave of investors learns some very old lessons”

Most investors want to do today what they should have done yesterday. -Larry Summers

“Know what you own, and know why you own it.” – Peter Lynch

To invest means accepting that returns will always come with risks

Risk, return and diversification are fundamental ideas that each investor has to understand

Some men turn every quality or art into a means of making money; this they conceive to be the end, and to the promotion of the end all things must contribute. –Aristotle Greek philosopher

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

I cannot afford to waste my time making money. ~Louis Agassiz

The real measure of your wealth is how much you’d be worth if you lost all your money. ~Author Unknown

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

The only reason a great many American families don’t own an elephant is that they have never been offered an elephant for a dollar down and easy weekly payments. ~Mad Magazine

Don’t let the fear of losing be greater than the excitement of winning. -Robert Kiyosaki

Before you speak, listen. Before you write, think. Before you spend, earn. Before you invest, investigate. Before you criticize, wait. Before you pray, forgive. Before you quit, try. Before you retire, save. Before you die, give. –William A. Ward

It’s not how much money you make, but how much money you keep, how hard it works for you, and how many generations you keep it for. –Robert Kiyosaki

Money and Stock Market

Trying to predict market movements by looking at current prices are like reading today’s newspaper again & again to predict tomorrow’s news

If you buy the same securities everyone else is buying, you will have the same results as everyone else -Sir John Templeton

One of the reasons for people to get carried away by rising markers is their myopic view of the markets

When buying shares, ask yourself, would you buy the whole company? –Rene Rivkin

If you have trouble imagining a 20% loss in the stock market, you shouldn’t be in stocks. –John Bogle

The four most expensive words in the English language are, ‘This time it’s different.’ –Sir John Templeton

The Stock Market is designed to transfer money from the Active to the Patient. –Warren Buffett

If you took our top fifteen decisions out, we’d have a pretty average record. It wasn’t hyperactivity, but a hell of a lot of patience. You stuck to your principles and when opportunities came along, you pounced on them with vigor. –Charlie Munger

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