Wall of Savings Quotes
Keep these words of inspiration close
Some people think about saving money every day, others set long-term goals that they work on periodically while still others avoid the topic entirely. Most people, however, realize that saving money helps ensure a more comfortable future for oneself or loved ones, along with providing financial resources during times of need.
So with that in mind, here are some famous and not-so-famous quotes about saving money. Hopefully they'll help a few more people save money every day.
"Save a part of your income and begin now, for the man with a surplus controls circumstances and the man without a surplus is controlled by circumstances." — Henry Buckley
"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
"The lack of money is the root of all evil." — Mark Twain
"A simple fact that is hard to learn is that the time to save money is when you have some." — Joe Moore
"Personally, I tend to worry about what I save, not what I spend." — Paul Clitheroe
"A penny saved is a penny earned." — Benjamin Franklin
"If saving money is wrong, I don't want to be right." — William Shatner
"In prosperity prepare for a change; in adversity hope for one." — James Burgh
"A penny here, and a dollar there, placed at interest, goes on accumulating, and in this way the desired result is attained. It requires some training, perhaps, to accomplish this economy, but when once used to it, you will find there is more satisfaction in rational saving than in irrational spending." — P. T. Barnum
"He who does not economize will have to agonize." — Confucius
"The best way to save money is not to lose it." — Les Williams
"I have learnt to seek my happiness in limiting my desires, rather than attempting to satisfy them." — John Stuart Mill
"Savings represent much more than mere money value. They are the proof that the saver is worth something in himself. Any fool can waste; any fool can muddle; but it takes something more of a man to save and the more he saves the more of a man he makes of himself. Waste and extravagance unsettle a man's mind for every crisis; thrift, which means some form of self-restraint, steadies it." — Rudyard Kipling
"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
"The art is not in making money, but in keeping it." — Proverb
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