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Top 10 Best Money Quotes

By on Aug 16, 2012 in Quotes | 9 comments

Steve Jobs Quote About Money

There is something about quotes that pumps me up. Especially when they are relevant to me and where I am in life. Since I blog about personal finance and it is a huge part of what I do, I decided to share with you my favorite money quotes. Here is a list of the ten best quotes about money that I have ever heard:

# 10

“My favorite things in life don’t cost any money. It’s really clear that the most precious resource we all have is time.”

– Steve Jobs

# 9

“Don’t tell me where your priorities are. Show me where you spend your money and I’ll tell you what they are.”

– James W. Frick

# 8

“Never spend your money before you have earned it.”

– Thomas Jefferson

# 7

“Too many people spend money they haven’t earned, to buy things they don’t want, to impress people they don’t like.”

Will Smith

# 6

“You reach a point where you don’t work for money.”

– Walt Disney


# 5

“A business that makes nothing but money is a poor business.”

– Henry Ford

# 4

“There is only one boss. The customer. And he can fire everybody in the company from the chairman on down, simply by spending his money somewhere else.”

Sam Walton

# 3

 “Money won’t create success, the freedom to make it will.”

– Nelson Mandela

# 2

“Of the billionaires I have known, money just brings out the basic traits in them. If they were jerks before they had money, they are simply jerks with a billion dollars.”

– Warren Buffett

# 1

“If a person gets his attitude toward money straight, it will help straighten out almost every other area in his life.”

– Billy Graham

Do you have a favorite quote about money? If so, share it with us by leaving a comment with the quote.

    9 Comments

    • I know, right? It is sad but true.

      Deacon

      December 2, 2012

    • Thanks!

      Deacon

      December 2, 2012

  1. How about this quote? Jesus said “Where your treasure is, there will your heart be also” You show me where you invest your time and money and I’ll show you where your heart is. This earth is passing away and only what is done for Christ will last!!!!

    Humberto

    October 14, 2012

    • Humberto! That is a great quote. It is so true that how one uses money says a lot about what they value.

      WellKeptWallet

      October 15, 2012

  2. Quote #1 Never take financial advice from poor people.

    Quote #2 The borrower is slave to the lender.

    David

    April 30, 2013

    • Those are both great quotes. Thanks for sharing David!

      Deacon

      April 30, 2013

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