Notable Financial Quotables


“From birth to age eighteen, a girl needs good parents,

 From eighteen to thirty-five, she needs good looks,

 From thirty-five to fifty-five, she needs a good personality,

 From fifty-five on, she needs good cash.”

            -Sophie Tucker

I’m living so far beyond my income that we may be said to be living apart.”
            -e e cummings
Money alone sets all the world in motion.”
            -Publius Syrus
“It requires a great deal of boldness and a great deal of caution to make a great fortune and when you have got it, it requires as much wit to keep it.”
            -Ralph Waldo Emerson

"Some debts are fun when you are acquiring them, but none are fun when you set about retiring them."

           -Ogden Nash

"If it isn't the sheriff, it's the finance company, I've got more attachments on me than a vacuum cleaner."
          -John Barrymore

 "I will tell you how to become rich. Close the doors. Be fearful when others are greedy. Be greedy when others are fearful." - Warren Buffett