100 Best Inspirational Quotes on Money

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Money is very important in life. But it isn’t everything. These quotes will help you understand the real meaning of wealth and will show you how misunderstood it is. I have picked some of the best quotes, so, Don’t Skip.

Quote no. 1 :


“Making money isn’t hard in itself… What’s hard is to earn it doing something worth devoting one’s life to.” – Carlos Ruiz Zafón

Quote no. 2 :


“Never stand begging for that which you have the power to earn.” – Miguel de Cervantes

Quote no. 3 :


“Chase the vision, not the money. The money will end up following you.” – Tony Hsieh

Quote no. 4 :

“There is an excellent correlation between giving society what it wants and making money, and almost no correlation between the desire to make money and how much money one makes.” – Ray Dalio

Quote no. 5 :


“If you start out to solely make money, you will attract the wrong kind of employees.” – Guy Kawasaki

Quote no. 6 :


“Defining success as money and power is like sitting on a two-legged stool.” – Arianna Huffington

Quote no. 7 :


“There are no get rich quick schemes. That’s just someone else getting rich off you.” – Naval Ravikant

Quote no. 8 :


“Make money your god, and it will plague you like the devil.” – Henry Fielding

Quote no. 9 :

“The reason I’ve been able to be so financially successful is my focus has never, ever for one minute been money.” – Oprah Winfrey

Quote no. 10 :

“If your family doesn’t have much money, I want you to remember that in this country, plenty of folks, including me and my husband, we started out with very little.” – Michelle Obama

Quote no. 11 :

“A lot of money with the wrong career is not going to make you happy. If you have money without happiness, it doesn’t mean anything. It’s all about happiness.” – Ellen DeGeneres

Quote no. 12 :

“There is no monopoly on becoming a millionaire. If you’re jealous of those with more money, don’t just sit there and complain – do something to make more money yourself.” – Gina Rinehart

Quote no. 13 :

“One day, I had asked my mother for a pair of sneakers. And the look on her face that she couldn’t afford it – it just made me realize that I needed to step up as a man.” – Sean Combs

Quote no. 14 :


“Wealth is not to feed our egos, but to feed the hungry and to help people help themselves.” – Andrew Carnegie

Quote no. 15 :

“Ridiculous yachts and private planes and big limousines won’t make people enjoy life more, and it sends out terrible messages to the people who work for them. It would be so much better if that money was spent in Africa – and it’s about getting a balance.” – Richard Branson

Quote no. 16 :

“It does not matter how long you are spending on the earth, how much money you have gathered or how much attention you have received. It is the amount of positive vibration you have radiated in life that matters.” – Amit Ray

Quote no. 17 :


“If you want to know what a man is really like, take notice of how he acts when he loses money.” – Simone Weil

Quote no. 18 :

“They who are of the opinion that money will do everything, may very well be suspected to do everything for money.” – George Saville

Quote no. 19 :

“If you say that getting the money is the most important thing, you’ll spend your life completely wasting your time. You’ll be doing things you don’t like doing in order to go on living, that is to go on doing thing you don’t like doing, which is stupid.” – Alan Watts

Quote no. 20 :


“Money is like oxygen: you need it to breathe, but it can also suffocate you.” – Jack Dorsey

Quote no. 21 :

“If we command our wealth, we shall be rich and free. If our wealth commands us, we are poor indeed.” – Edmund Burke

Quote no. 22 :

“isn’t about how much money you make, it’s about the difference you make in people’s lives.” – Michelle Obama

Quote no. 23 :


“Empty pockets never held anyone back. Only empty heads and empty hearts can do that.” – Norman Vincent Peale

Quote no. 24 :

“Within certain limits, it is actually true that the less money you have, the less you worry.” – George Orwell

Quote no. 25 :


“Wealth is like sea-water; the more we drink, the thirstier we become; and the same is true of fame.” – Arthur Schopenhauer

Quote no. 26 :

“You get rich connecting with opportunities that can produce and multiply money. You don’t get rich saving money… Missing opportunities is what costs people money.” – Grant Cardone

Quote no. 27 :

“Making money is no fun. Contributing to and changing the world is a lot more fun.” – Muhammad Yunus

Quote no. 28 :

“The companies that are successful, they start out to make meaning, not to make money.” – Guy Kawasaki

Quote no. 29 :


“A wise person should have money in their head, but not in their heart.” – Jonathan Swift

Quote no. 30 :

“It’s good to have money and the things that money can buy, but it’s good, too, to check up once in a while and make sure that you haven’t lost the things that money can’t buy.” – George Lorimer

Quote no. 31 :

“Do not spend what is left after spending, but spend what is left after saving.” – Warren Buffett

Quote no. 32 :

“Change your focus from making money to serving more people. Serving people makes the money come in.” – Robert T. Kiyosaki

Quote no. 33 :

“It is not the employer who pays the wages. Employers only handle the money. It is the customer who pays the wages.” – Henry Ford

Quote no. 34 :

“So many people of wealth understand much more about making and saving money than about using and enjoying it. They fail to live because they are always preparing to live.” – Alan Watts

Quote no. 35 :

“They deem me mad because I will not sell my days for gold; and I deem them mad because they think my days have a price.” – Kahlil Gibran

Quote no. 36 :


“There is a gigantic difference between earning a great deal of money and being rich.” – Marlene Dietrich

Quote no. 37 :

“He sacrifices his health in order to make money. Then he sacrifices money to recuperate his health. And then he is so anxious about the future that he does not enjoy the present; the result being that he does not live in the present or the future; he lives as if he is never going to die, and then dies having never really lived.” – Dalai Lama

Quote no. 38 :

“When you’re finally wealthy, you’ll realize that it wasn’t what you were seeking in the first place.” – Naval Ravikant

Quote no. 39 :

“Making money is a common sense. It’s not rocket science. But unfortunately, when it comes to money, common sense is uncommon.” – Robert T. Kiyosaki

Quote no. 40 :

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

Quote no. 41 :


“Money can buy you a fine dog, but only love can make him wag his tail.” – Kinky Friedman

Quote no. 42 :

“Giving money and power to government is like giving whiskey and car keys to teenage boys.” – P. J. O’Rourke

Quote no. 43 :


“Rich people have small TVs and big libraries, and poor people have small libraries and big TVs.” – Zig Ziglar

Quote no. 44 :

“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.” – Oscar Wilde

Quote no. 45 :


“If you think nobody cares if you’re alive, try missing a couple of car payments.” – Earl Wilson

Quote no. 46 :

“The quickest way to double your money is to fold it in half and put it in your back pocket.” – Will Rogers

Quote no. 47 :

“If you want to know what God thinks of money, just look at the people he gave it to.” – Dorothy Parker

Quote no. 48 :

“Most people work just hard enough not to get fired and get paid just enough money not to quit.” – George Carlin

Quote no. 49 :

“If you don’t get serious about your money you will never have serious money.” – Grant Cardone

Quote no. 50 :

“If you don’t find a way to make money while you sleep, you will work until you die.” – Warren Buffett

Quote no. 51 :

“The goal isn’t more money. The goal is living life on your terms.” – Chris Brogan

Quote no. 52 :

“Rich people choose to get paid based on results. Poor people choose to get paid based on time.” – T. Harv Eker

Quote no. 53 :

“Like Warren, I had a considerable passion to get rich, not because I wanted Ferraris – I wanted the independence. I desperately wanted it.” – Charlie Munger

Quote no. 54 :


“There is gold everywhere. Most people are not trained to see it.” – Robert T. Kiyosaki

Quote no. 55 :

“Rich people play the money game to win. Poor people play the money game to not lose.” – T. Harv Eker

Quote no. 56 :

“The fools in life want things fast and easy — money, success, attention.” – Robert Greene

Quote no. 57 :

“Rich people are committed to being rich. Poor people want to be rich.” – T. Harv Eker

Quote no. 58 :

“Success is having to worry about every damn thing in the world, except money.” – Johnny Cash

Quote no. 59 :

“If you can get paid for doing what you love, every paycheck is a bonus.” – Oprah Winfrey

Quote no. 60 :

“I always knew I was going to be rich. I don’t think I ever doubted it for a minute.” – Warren Buffett

Quote no. 61 :

“Rule No. 1: Never lose money. Rule No. 2: Never forget Rule No. 1.” – Warren Buffett

Quote no. 62 :

“You have reached the pinnacle of success as soon as you become uninterested in money, compliments, or publicity.” – Thomas Wolfe

Quote no. 63 :

“Focusing your life solely on making a buck shows a poverty of ambition. It asks too little of yourself. And it will leave you unfulfilled.” – Barack Obama

Quote no. 64 :

“The best way to become a billionaire is to help a billion people.” – Peter Diamandis

Quote no. 65 :

“Money is numbers and numbers never end. If it takes money to be happy, your search for happiness will never end.” – Bob Marley

Quote no. 66 :

“The ultimate purpose of money is so that you do not have to be in a specific place at a specific time doing anything you don’t want to do.” – Naval Ravikant

Quote no. 67 :

“That man is richest whose pleasures are cheapest.” – Henry David Thoreau

Quote no. 68 :

“Wealth is not about having a lot of money; it’s about having a lot of options.” – Chris Rock

Quote no. 69 :

“Don’t just make money, make a difference.” – Grant Cardone

Quote no. 70 :

“All the money you made will never buy back your soul.” – Bob Dylan

Quote no. 71 :

“I think everybody should get rich and famous and do everything they ever dreamed of so they can see that it’s not the answer.” – Jim Carrey

Quote no. 72 :

“Money is a great servant but a bad master.” – Francis Bacon

Quote no. 73 :

“I make myself rich by making my wants few.” – Henry David Thoreau

Quote no. 74 :

“Trade money for time, not time for money. You’re going to run out of time first.” – Naval Ravikant

Short Money Quotes :

Quote no. 1 :

short quotes on money

“You can make money without doing evil.” – Sergey Brin

Quote no. 2 :

“As the purse is emptied, the heart is filled.” – Victor Hugo

Quote no. 3 :

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

Quote no. 4 :

“I would rather have it said, “He lived usefully”, than, “He died rich”.” – Benjamin Franklin

Quote no. 5 :

“Who goeth a borrowing. Goeth a sorrowing.” – Thomas Tusser

Quote no. 6 :

“I find out what the world needs. Then, I go ahead and invent it.” – Thomas A. Edison

Quote no. 7 :

“Fortune sides with him who dares.” – Virgil

Quote no. 8 :

“Money has no grey areas. You either make it or you lose it.” – Kevin O’Leary

Quote no. 9 :

“If you cannot control your emotions, you cannot control your money.” – Warren Buffett

Quote no. 10 :

“A rich man is nothing but a poor man with money.” – W. C. Fields

Quote no. 11 :

“Be your money’s master, not its slave.” – Publius Syrus

Quote no. 12 :

“The more you learn, the more you earn.” – Warren Buffett

Quote no. 13 :

“If you make meaning, you’ll make money.” – Guy Kawasaki

Money Quotes – Be Patient :

Quote no. 1 :

quotes on money - Be patient

“Most men pursue pleasure with such breathless haste that they hurry past it.” – Søren Kierkegaard

Quote no. 2 :

“Change is slow and gradual. It requires hard work, a bit of luck, a fair amount of self-sacrifice, and a lot of patience.” – Robert Greene

Quote no. 3 :

“He that can have patience can have what he will.” – Benjamin Franklin

Quote no. 4 :

“Sometimes things aren’t clear right away. That’s where you need to be patient and persevere and see where things lead.” – Mary Pierce

Quote no. 5 :

“Everything comes to him who hustles while he waits.” – Thomas Edison

Quote no. 6 :

“Don’t try to rush things: for the cup to run over, it must first be filled.” – Antonio Machado

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Money Quotes – Focus is the Key

Quote no. 1 :

quotes on money - Be focused

“The difference between successful people and very successful people is that very successful people say ‘no’ to almost everything.” – Warren Buffett

Quote no. 2 :

“My success, part of it certainly, is that I have focused in on a few things.” – Bill Gates

Quote no. 3 :

“The main thing is to keep the main thing a main thing.” – Stephen R.Covey

Quote no. 4 :

“Games are won by players who focus on the playing field – not by those whose eyes are glued to the scoreboard.” – Warren Buffett

Quote no. 5 :

“Focus like a laser, not a flashlight.” – Michael Jordan

Quote no. 6 :

“Being busy is cheap, focus is expensive.” – Brian Norgard

Quote no. 7 :

“Success at anything will always come down to this: focus and effort. And we control both.” – Dwayne Johnson

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