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    A cash cow

    A profitable product or service; something that makes much money

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    A paper tiger

    A person or organization that is supposed to have a lot of power but is actually very weak

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    Piggy bank

    Small bank for saving money; money box

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    Burn a hole in one's pocket

    To encourage or to stimulate someone to spend money fast

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    Cut from the same cloth

    To share a lot of similarities

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    Get along on a shoestring

    To survive with little income; to manage with little money

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    Line one's own pockets

    To be greedy; to make money in a dishonest way

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    On a shoestring

    On a very low budget, with very little money

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    Pass the hat

    To attempt to collect money from a group of people for some project or special cause

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    Tighten one`s belt

    To live on less money than usual

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    Black market

    The place where goods or money are illegally bought and sold

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    See the color of (someone's) money

    To prove that someone has enough money for something

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    White elephant

    A useless possession (that often costs money to maintain)

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    Couch potato

    Someone who spends a lot of time on a couch watching television

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    Eat (someone) out of house and home

    To eat a lot of food in someone's house

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    For peanuts

    (work) for very little money

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    Have a lot on one's plate

    To have many activities at the same time; to be busy with many different things; to be worried about too many things at a time

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    Meal ticket

    A thing or person that someone uses to get the money that they need to live

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    Milk (someone) for (something)

    To pressure someone into giving information or money

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    Salt (something) away

    To save or gather money or some other item

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    Slice of the cake/pie

    A share of something (money etc.)

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    To ante up

    To pay; to raise amount of money

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    Cash in one's chips

    To take one's gambling chips to a teller in a casino for money, to sell something for a profit

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    Raise the ante

    To increase what is at stake or under discussion in a dispute or conflict (an ante is the amount of money that you put on the table before beginning a card game)

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    Off and running

    Making a good start, progressing well (horses are off and running when they start a race)

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    An albatross (around someone's neck)

    A problem that prevents someone from succeeding or making progress

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    Chicken feed

    A small sum of money

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    Almighty dollar

    Money which can be worshipped as a god, money is thought to be more important and powerful than anything else

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    Full of the devil

    Always making mischief

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    Money is the root of all evil.

    Money is the basic cause of all wrongdoing

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    Play the devil's advocate

    To argue against or object to a proposition which one may actually agree with this is done purely to test the validity of the proposition (the devil's advocate was given the role of opposing the making of a saint in the medieval Church in order to prove that the grounds for canonization were sound)

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    Raise Cain

    To complain angrily about something, to cause a lot of trouble about something (if you are making trouble then you are raising the spirit of Cain who was cursed by God for killing his brother Abel this is from the Bible and the Quran)

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    Balance the books

    To check that all the money in a business is accounted for

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    Bang for the buck

    Value for the money spent

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    Bankroll someone

    To supply someone with money, to finance someone

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    Bounce a check

    To write a check in which you do not have enough money in your

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    Boys in the backroom

    A group of men making decisions behind the scenes

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    Budget crunch/squeeze

    A situation where there is not enough money in the budget

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    Buy off (someone)

    To use a gift or money to divert someone from their duty (similar to a bribe and sometimes illegal)

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    Come in low

    To offer a low amount of money for a product or service

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    Cut one's losses

    To do something in order to stop losing additional money or time etc.

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    Float (someone) a loan

    To loan someone money

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    Have one's finger in the pie

    To be involved in something, to receive money for something

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    In the black

    To be successful, to be making money, to be profitable

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    Keep books

    To keep records of money that is gained or spent

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    A kickback

    An amount of money that is paid illegally for favorable treatment

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    Make money hand over fist

    To make money fast and in large amounts

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    Pay off a debt

    To finish paying back the money that one has borrowed from a bank or business or person

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    Pay off a loan

    To finish paying back the money that one has borrowed from a bank or business or person

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    Sell (something) at a loss

    To sell something and lose money

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    Throw money at (something)

    To try to solve a problem by spending money on it

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    Full monty

    Everything or everyone; the whole lot

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    Bail (someone) out

    To pay a sum of money that allows someone to get out of jail or stay out of jail while waiting for a trial

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    Free and clear

    Owning something fully with no money owed or other restrictions on the item or property

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    In arrears

    Late or overdue (usually for bills and money)

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    In debt

    Owing money

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    In kind

    In goods rather than in money

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    Jump bail

    To fail to appear in court and therefore give up the money that you paid for bail

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    Legal age

    The age when a person can do things such as buy alcohol or cigarettes or when they are responsible for their actions and can borrow money etc.

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    Mineral rights

    The right to take minerals or money from the minerals on one's property

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    Out on bail

    Released from jail after you pay the bail bond money the bail bond is the money that you must pay to guarantee that you will appear in court

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    Penalty clause

    A section in a contract specifing an amount of money to be paid if the contract is not fulfilled

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    Skip bail

    To fail to appear in court and therefore give up the money that you paid for bail

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    All hands on deck

    Everyone must work together because they have a lot of work to do

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    Closefisted (with money)

    To not want to spend money, to be stingy with money

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    Cost an arm and a leg

    Expensive; to cost much money

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    Cross (someone's) palm with silver

    To give money to someone for a service

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    Hand over fist

    Fast and in large amounts; making steady financial gain at fast pace

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    Have one's hand in the till

    To be stealing money from a company or organization

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    Itchy palm

    A greedy person; someone impatient to receive money; a desire for money

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    Live from hand to mouth

    To live on very little money

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    Many hands make light work

    A lot of help will make a job seem easy

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    Pay an arm and a leg for (something)

    To pay a lot of money for something

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    Tightfisted (with money)

    To be stingy with money

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    Contemplate one's navel

    To spend a lot of time thinking about one's own problems rather than being concerned about more important things

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    Up to one's ears (in something)

    To have a lot of something, to be much involved or busy with something

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    Up to one's eyeballs (in something)

    To have a lot of something, to be much involved or busy with something

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    Up to one's neck (in something)

    To have a lot of something, to be much involved or busy with something

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    Up to one's ears/eyeballs/neck in (something)

    To have a lot of something, to be much involved or busy with something

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    Have a lot on one's mind

    To have many things to worry about

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    Have a price on one's head

    To be wanted by the authorities who have offered money for your capture

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    Have (someone or something) on one's mind

    To be thinking a lot about someone or something

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    Laugh one's head off

    To laugh a lot and for a long time

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    Put one's head on the block for (someone or something)

    To take great risks or to go to a lot of trouble for someone or something

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    Scream one's head off

    To scream a lot and for a long time

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    Stuff one's face

    To eat a lot in a short time

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    Go down on one's knees/on bended knee

    To show a lot of emotion when you are asking someone for something

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    Have a hollow leg

    To be able to eat or drink a lot

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    Have a leg up on (someone)

    To have an advantage in your job/education etc. because someone gives you help or money

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    Pay an arm and a leg (for something)

    To pay a lot of money for something

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    Cough (something) up

    To give something (information or money) to someone that they are trying to force you to give them

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    Have a say/voice in (something)

    To have a part in making a decision

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    Put one's money where one's mouth is

    To stop only saying that you will do something but to actually do it

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    Put the bite on (someone)

    To try to get money from someone

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    Say a mouthful

    To say something of great importance, to say a lot

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    Dig (someone)

    To like someone a lot

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    To make up

    A) to create; to invent b) apply cosmetics c) contents of something; to be composed of; to comprise d) to fulfill a missed obligation in the future; a promise of making things better

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    Bookworm

    Someone who reads a lot

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    Cover a lot of ground

    To complete a lot of material in a class or course

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    Nine-day wonder

    Someone or something who briefly attracts a lot of attention

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    Leon Spinks

    I know a lot of people think I'm dumb. Well, at least I ain't no educated fool.

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    Kay Bailey Hutchison

    I have long believed taxpayers make better use of their money than the government ever could.

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    Jackson Pollock

    I have no fear of making changes, destroying the image, etc., because the painting has a life of its own.

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    Henry Miller

    I have no money, no resources, no hopes. I am the happiest man alive.

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    Heidi Klum

    I grew up in a big family with a lot of kids around, and I definitely want to have children as well.

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    Sammy Davis, Jr.

    I had more clothes than I had closets, more cars than garage space, but no money.

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    Anna Kournikova

    I have a lot of boyfriends, I want you to write that. Every country I visit, I have a different boyfriend. And I kiss them all.

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    Shirley Manson

    I have a lot of very close girlfriends and sisters - I'm from an all female family. My father often quips that even the cat was neutered!

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    Marilyn Monroe

    I don't know who invented high heels, but all women owe him a lot.

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    Marlon Brando

    I don't mind that I'm fat. You still get the same money.

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    Lauren Hutton

    I don't spend much money on clothes; I never did.

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    Neil Cavuto

    I don't think business news is just for old white men with money.

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    Britney Spears

    I don't understand the whole dating thing. I know right off the bat if I'm interested in someone, and I don't want them to waste their money on me and take me out to eat if I know I'm not interested in that person.

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    Spalding Gray

    I fantasize about going back to high school with the knowledge I have now. I would shine. I would have a good time, I would have a girlfriend. I think that's where a lot of my pain comes from. I think I never had any teenage years to go back to.

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    Judy Garland

    I can live without money, but I cannot live without love.

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    Charles R. Swindoll

    I cannot even imagine where I would be today were it not for that handful of friends who have given me a heart full of joy. Let's face it, friends make life a lot more fun.

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    Christine Baranski

    I always say God should have given women one extra decade at least, especially if you want a family. You're trying to pack a lot in.

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    Paul Harvey

    I am fiercely loyal to those willing to put their money where my mouth is.

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    Kid Rock

    I am happy to make money. I want to make more money, make more music, eat Big Macs and drink Budweisers.

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    P. J. O'Rourke

    Giving money and power to government is like giving whiskey and car keys to teenage boys.

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    Paul Hawken

    Good management is the art of making problems so interesting and their solutions so constructive that everyone wants to get to work and deal with them.

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    Henry Ward Beecher

    Good nature is worth more than knowledge, more than money, more than honor, to the persons who possess it.

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    Terry Brooks

    Growing up, I didn't have a lot of toys, and personal entertainment depended on individual ingenuity and imagination - think up a story and go live it for an afternoon.

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    Benjamin Franklin

    He that is of the opinion money will do everything may well be suspected of doing everything for money.

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    Jack Nicklaus

    He's going to be around a long, long time, if his body holds up. That's always a concern with a lot of players because of how much they play. A lot of guys can't handle it. But it looks like he can.

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    Robert Redford

    Health food may be good for the conscience but Oreos taste a hell of a lot better.

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    Mark Twain

    Honesty is the best policy - when there is money in it.

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    Earl Warren

    Ben Franklin may have discovered electricity- but it is the man who invented the meter who made the money.

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    Jonathan Carroll

    Both young children and old people have a lot of time on their hands. That's probably why they get along so well.

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    Kin Hubbard

    Boys will be boys, and so will a lot of middle-aged men.

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    Jesse James Garrett

    Building technical systems involves a lot of hard work and specialized knowledge: languages and protocols, coding and debugging, testing and refactoring.

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    Delphine de Girardin

    Business is other people's money.

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    Peter Drucker

    Business, that's easily defined - it's other people's money.

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    Clyde Tombaugh

    Can you imagine young people nowadays making a study of trigonometry for the fun of it? Well I did.

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    Alfred Marshall

    Civilized countries generally adopt gold or silver or both as money.

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    Antonio Gaudi

    Color in certain places has the great value of making the outlines and structural planes seem more energetic.

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    Andy Rooney

    Computers make it easier to do a lot of things, but most of the things they make it easier to do don't need to be done.

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    Andy Rooney

    Computers may save time but they sure waste a lot of paper. About 98 percent of everything printed out by a computer is garbage that no one ever reads.

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    Louis Kahn

    Design is not making beauty, beauty emerges from selection, affinities, integration, love.

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    Walt Disney

    Disneyland is a work of love. We didn't go into Disneyland just with the idea of making money.

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    Henry David Thoreau

    Do not hire a man who does your work for money, but him who does it for love of it.

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    Marsha Sinetar

    Do what you love and the money will follow.

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    David Jones

    Doctors coin money when they do procedures but family medicine doesn't have any procedures.

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    Samantha Bee

    Don't judge me. I made a lot of money.

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    George Burns

    Don't stay in bed, unless you can make money in bed.

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    Henri Matisse

    Drawing is like making an expressive gesture with the advantage of permanence.

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    Peter Drucker

    Effective leadership is not about making speeches or being liked; leadership is defined by results not attributes.

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    Gregg Easterbrook

    Everyone needs a certain amount of money. Beyond that, we pursue money because we know how to obtain it. We don't necessarily know how to obtain happiness.

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    Elizabeth Taylor

    Everything makes me nervous - except making films.

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    Wilhelm Steinitz

    Fame, I have already. Now I need the money.

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    George Bernard Shaw

    First love is only a little foolishness and a lot of curiosity.

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    William Shakespeare

    For I can raise no money by vile means.

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    Margaret Walker

    Friends and good manners will carry you where money won't go.

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    Mario Puzo

    Friendship and money: oil and water.

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    Samuel Butler

    Friendship is like money, easier made than kept.

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    Erma Bombeck

    Getting out of the hospital is a lot like resigning from a book club. You're not out of it until the computer says you're out of it.

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    Janis Joplin

    Being an intellectual creates a lot of questions and no answers.

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    A woman's work is never done

    Said of a woman working mostly at home: woman is always working even when not earning money because there is alway something that needs attention;

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    A fool and his money are soon parted

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    Bad money drives out good

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    Money doesn't grow on trees

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    Money is the root of all evil

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    Money isn't everything

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    Money makes the world go round

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    Money talks

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    Time is money

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    You pays your money and you takes your choice

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    Don't make a meal of it

    Said to a person who is making a long story of nothing much

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    Bob Hope

    A bank is a place that will lend you money if you can prove that you don't need it.

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    Everett Dirksen

    A billion here, a billion there, and pretty soon you're talking about real money.

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    Henry Ford

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

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    Larry Ellison

    A corporation's primary goal is to make money. Government's primary role is to take a big chunk of that money and give it to others.

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    Enid Bagnold

    A father is always making his baby into a little woman. And when she is a woman he turns her back again.

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    Stanley Weiser

    A fool and his money are lucky enough to get together in the first place.

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    Will Rogers

    A fool and his money are soon elected.

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    Thomas Tusser

    A fool and his money are soon parted.

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    Al Bernstein

    A fool and his money get a lot of publicity.

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    Publilius Syrus

    A good reputation is more valuable than money.

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    Bobby Darin

    A group or an artist shouldn't get his money until his boss gets his.

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    Samuel Butler

    A hen is only an egg's way of making another egg.

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    Lewis Hallam

    A journey by Sea and Land, Five Hundred Miles, is not undertaken without money.

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    Carter Glass

    A liberal is a man who is willing to spend somebody else's money.

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    George Bernard Shaw

    A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable, but more useful than a life spent doing nothing.

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    John Ruskin

    A little thought and a little kindness are often worth more than a great deal of money.

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    Kevin Nealon

    A lot of baby boomers are baby bongers.

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    Alfred Hitchcock

    A lot of movies are about life, mine are like a slice of cake.

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    Steven Wright

    A lot of people are afraid of heights. Not me, I'm afraid of widths.

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    James Levine

    A lot of people get impatient with the pace of change.

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    Carl Reiner

    A lot of people like snow. I find it to be an unnecessary freezing of water.

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    Morris Chestnut

    A lot of times, women don't get the male perspective in regards to a relationship, what men go through when they're not really dealing well.

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    Marion Jones

    A lot of women say they love being pregnant, but I wasn't such a big fan.

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    Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.

    A man is usually more careful of his money than of his principles.

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    Doyle Brunson

    A man with money is no match against a man on a mission.

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    Clarence Day

    A moderate addiction to money may not always be hurtful; but when taken in excess it is nearly always bad for the health.

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    Joey Adams

    A psychiatrist asks a lot of expensive questions your wife asks for nothing.

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    Greta Scacchi

    A relationship requires a lot of work and commitment.

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    Emil Zatopek

    A runner must run with dreams in his heart, not money in his pocket.

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    Max Planck

    A scientific truth does not triumph by convincing its opponents and making them see the light, but rather because its opponents eventually die and a new generation grows up that is familiar with it.

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    Joe Moore

    A simple fact that is hard to learn is that the time to save money is when you have some.

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    Lana Turner

    A successful man is one who makes more money than his wife can spend. A successful woman is one who can find such a man.

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    Jonathan Swift

    A wise man should have money in his head, but not in his heart.

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    Mel Gibson

    A woman should be home with the children, building that home and making sure there's a secure family atmosphere.

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    Clare Boothe Luce

    A woman's best protection is a little money of her own.

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    Aristotle Onassis

    After a certain point, money is meaningless. It ceases to be the goal. The game is what counts.

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    Helen Gurley Brown

    After you're older, two things are possibly more important than any others: health and money.

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    Al Gore

    Airplane travel is nature's way of making you look like your passport photo.

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    Spike Milligan

    All I ask is the chance to prove that money can't make me happy.

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    Adam Smith

    All money is a matter of belief.

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    Ray Kroc

    All money means to me is a pride in accomplishment.

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    Curtis Carlson

    All my life I knew that there was all the money you could want out there. All you have to do is go after it.

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    Robert Collier

    All riches have their origin in mind. Wealth is in ideas - not money.

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    Evan Esar

    America believes in education: the average professor earns more money in a year than a professional athlete earns in a whole week.

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    Mahatma Gandhi

    An eye for an eye only ends up making the whole world blind.

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    Gro Harlem Brundtland

    An important lever for sustained action in tackling poverty and reducing hunger is money.

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    Christy Romano

    And after I make a lot of money, I'll be able to afford running for office.

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    David Geffen

    Anybody who thinks money will make you happy, hasn't got money.

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    Groucho Marx

    Anyone who says he can see through women is missing a lot.

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    Simon Raven

    Art for art's sake, money for God's sake.

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    Martin Cruz Smith

    As a novelist, I tell stories and people give me money. Then financial planners tell me stories and I give them money.

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    Michael Jordan

    As athletes, we're used to reacting quickly. Here, it's 'come, stop, come, stop.' There's a lot of downtime. That's the toughest part of the day.

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    Kevyn Aucoin

    Beauty has a lot to do with character.

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    Susan Lucci

    I love spaghetti and meatballs... I eat a lot.

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    Bob Hope

    I love to go to Washington - if only to be near my money.

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    Bernard Baruch

    I made my money by selling too soon.

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    Mary Roberts Rinehart

    I never saw a lawyer yet who would admit he was making money.

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    Penelope Keith

    I plant a lot of trees. I am a great believer in planting things for future generations. I loathe the now culture where you just live for today.

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    Howard Nemerov

    I sometimes talk about the making of a poem within the poem.

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    George Best

    I spent a lot of money on booze, birds and fast cars. The rest I just squandered.

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    Daphne Zuniga

    I stopped dating for six months a year ago. Dating requires a lot of energy and focus.

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    Alan Bean

    I think everything depends on money.

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    Sergei Bubka

    I think that focusing on the money, on the business, is not enough.

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    Joseph Campbell

    I think the person who takes a job in order to live - that is to say, for the money - has turned himself into a slave.

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    Reese Witherspoon

    I think women are natural caretakers. They take care of everybody. They take care of their husbands and their kids and their dogs, and don't spend a lot of time just getting back and taking time out.

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    Irvine Welsh

    I think young writers should get other degrees first, social sciences, arts degrees or even business degrees. What you learn is research skills, a necessity because a lot of writing is about trying to find information.

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    Pablo Picasso

    I'd like to live as a poor man with lots of money.

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    Dean Kamen

    I'd rather lose my own money than someone else's.

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    Florence Henderson

    I'm a '70s mom, and my daughter is a '90s mom. I know a lot of women my age who are real computer freaks.

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    Tom Glazer

    I'm afraid I talk a lot, too much, perhaps. I should have been a lawyer or a college professor or a windy politician, though I'm glad I am not any of these.

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    Zach Braff

    I'm by no means condemning prescription medicine for mental health. I've seen it save a lot of people's lives.

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    Lord Acton

    I'm not a driven businessman, but a driven artist. I never think about money. Beautiful things make money.

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    Richard King

    I'm not impressed by someone's degree... I'm impressed by them making movies.

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    Shaquille O'Neal

    I'm tired of hearing about money, money, money, money, money. I just want to play the game, drink Pepsi, wear Reebok.

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    Henny Youngman

    I've got all the money I'll ever need, if I die by four o'clock.

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    Rose Kennedy

    I've had an exciting time; I married for love and got a little money along with it.

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    Ruth Rendell

    I've had two proposals since I've been a widow. I am a wonderful catch, you know. I have a lot of money.

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    Paris Hilton

    I've made all my money on my own without my family and I work very hard.

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    Laurie Anderson

    I've never really had a hobby, unless you count art, which the IRS once told me I had to declare as a hobby since I hadn't made money with it.

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    Sam Snead

    If a lot of people gripped a knife and fork the way they do a golf club, they'd starve to death.

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    Henry David Thoreau

    If a man walks in the woods for love of them half of each day, he is in danger of being regarded as a loafer. But if he spends his days as a speculator, shearing off those woods and making the earth bald before her time, he is deemed an industrious and enterprising citizen.

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    Marya Mannes

    If American men are obsessed with money, American women are obsessed with weight. The men talk of gain, the women talk of loss, and I do not know which talk is the more boring.

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    Edith Piaf

    If God has allowed me to earn so much money, it is because He knows I give it all away.

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    Alan Alda

    If I can't get the girl, at least give me more money.

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    Martin Yan

    If I could only have one type of food with me, I would bring soy sauce. The reason being that if I have soy sauce, I can flavor a lot of things.

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    Shia LaBeouf

    If I have enough money to eat I'm good.

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    Carol Alt

    If I'm making a movie and get hungry, I call time-out and eat some crackers.

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    Placido Domingo

    If money was my only motivation, I would organize myself differently.

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    William Shatner

    If saving money is wrong, I don't want to be right!

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    Carl Karcher

    If the money we donate helps one child or can ease the pain of one parent, those funds are well spent.

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    Aristotle Onassis

    If women didn't exist, all the money in the world would have no meaning.

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    J. Paul Getty

    If you can count your money, you don't have a billion dollars.

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    Ogden Nash

    If you don't want to work you have to work to earn enough money so that you won't have to work.

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    Jamie Lee Curtis

    If you just watch a teenager, you see a lot of uncertainty.

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    Mignon McLaughlin

    If you made a list of reasons why any couple got married, and another list of the reasons for their divorce, you'd have a hell of a lot of overlapping.

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    Theodore White

    If you make a living, if you earn your own money, you're free - however free one can be on this planet.

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    Lawrence Welk

    If you put all your strength and faith and vigor into a job and try to do the best you can, the money will come.

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    William Randolph Hearst

    In suggesting gifts: Money is appropriate, and one size fits all.

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    Helen Reddy

    In the '50s, a lot of girls never saw beyond the wedding day.

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    Scott Adams

    Informed decision-making comes from a long tradition of guessing and then blaming others for inadequate results.

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    Earl Wilson

    Isn't it a shame that future generations can't be here to see all the wonderful things we're doing with their money?

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    Ron Livingston

    It can be liberating to get fired because you realize the world doesn't end. There's other ways to make money, better jobs.

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    Carol Burnett

    It costs a lot to sue a magazine, and it's too bad that we don't have a system where the losing team has to pay the winning team's lawyers.

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    Billy Idol

    It doesn't matter about money; having it, not having it. Or having clothes, or not having them. You're still left alone with yourself in the end.

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    Albert Camus

    It is a kind of spiritual snobbery that makes people think they can be happy without money.

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    Taylor Caldwell

    It is a waste of money to help those who show no desire to help themselves.

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    Robert Byrd

    It is money, money, money! Not ideas, not principles, but money that reigns supreme in American politics.

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    Gloria Steinem

    It is more rewarding to watch money change the world than watch it accumulate.

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    Margaret Thatcher

    It is not the creation of wealth that is wrong, but the love of money for its own sake.

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    Robin Leach

    It is usually people in the money business, finance, and international trade that are really rich.

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    David R. Brower

    It seems that every time mankind is given a lot of energy, we go out and wreck something with it.

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    Erma Bombeck

    It takes a lot of courage to show your dreams to someone else.

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    Don Herold

    It takes a lot of things to prove you are smart, but only one thing to prove you are ignorant.

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    Elizabeth Edwards

    It takes a lot of work to put together a marriage, to put together a family and a home.

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    Antonio Banderas

    It was an honor and privilege to arrive to this country 16 years ago with almost no money in my pocket. A lot has happened since then.

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    Albert Camus

    It's a kind of spiritual snobbery that makes people think they can be happy without money.

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    Dale Earnhardt

    It's a never ending battle of making your cars better and also trying to be better yourself.

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    George M. Humphrey

    It's a terribly hard job to spend a billion dollars and get your money's worth.

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    Joseph Jackson

    It's all about the money.

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    Merle Haggard

    It's easier to force feed people than it is to give 'em what they want. It makes more money.

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    Tom Brokaw

    It's easy to make a buck. It's a lot tougher to make a difference.

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    George Clooney

    It's incredibly unfair. You don't see a lot of 60-year-old women with 20-year-old men onscreen.

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    Bill Gates

    Just in terms of allocation of time resources, religion is not very efficient. There's a lot more I could be doing on a Sunday morning.

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    Evita Peron

    Keeping books on social aid is capitalistic nonsense. I just use the money for the poor. I can't stop to count it.

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    Mitt Romney

    Leadership, leadership is about taking responsibility, not making excuses.

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    Confucius

    Life is really simple, but we insist on making it complicated.

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    John Lennon

    Life is what happens while you are busy making other plans.

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    Robert Orben

    Life was a lot simpler when what we honored was father and mother rather than all major credit cards.

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    Salvador Dali

    Liking money like I like it, is nothing less than mysticism. Money is a glory.

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    Mel Brooks

    Look, I don't want to wax philosophic, but I will say that if you're alive you've got to flap your arms and legs, you've got to jump around a lot, for life is the very opposite of death, and therefore you must at very least think noisy and colorfully, or you're not alive.

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    Donald Trump

    Love him or hate him, Trump is a man who is certain about what he wants and sets out to get it, no holds barred. Women find his power almost as much of a turn-on as his money.

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    Andy Rooney

    Making duplicate copies and computer printouts of things no one wanted even one of in the first place is giving America a new sense of purpose.

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    Peter Drucker

    Making good decisions is a crucial skill at every level.

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    Frank A. Clark

    Many folks think they aren't good at earning money, when what they don't know is how to use it.

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    Johann Georg Zimmermann

    Many good qualities are not sufficient to balance a single want - the want of money.

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    Suze Orman

    Many people are in the dark when it comes to money, and I'm going to turn on the lights.

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    Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

    Many people take no care of their money till they come nearly to the end of it, and others do just the same with their time.

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    Robert Graves

    Marriage, like money, is still with us; and, like money, progressively devalued.

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    Ambrose Bierce

    Marriage, n: the state or condition of a community consisting of a master, a mistress, and two slaves, making in all, two.

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    Johnny Carson

    Married men live longer than single men. But married men are a lot more willing to die.

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    Anna Nicole Smith

    Marrying into money was not a good thing for me.

  •  
    Frank A. Clark

    Maybe a person's time would be as well spent raising food as raising money to buy food.

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    Sydney J. Harris

    Men make counterfeit money; in many more cases, money makes counterfeit men.

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    Will Smith

    Money and success don't change people; they merely amplify what is already there.

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    Kinky Friedman

    Money can buy you a fine dog, but only love can make him wag his tail.

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    Clare Boothe Luce

    Money can't buy happiness, but it can make you awfully comfortable while you're being miserable.

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    David Lee Roth

    Money can't buy you happiness, but it can buy you a yacht big enough to pull up right alongside it.

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    John Kenneth Galbraith

    Money differs from an automobile or mistress in being equally important to those who have it and those who do not.

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    David Korten

    Money is a mechanism for control.

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    Gertrude Stein

    Money is always there but the pockets change; it is not in the same pockets after a change, and that is all there is to say about money.

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    Woody Allen

    Money is better than poverty, if only for financial reasons.

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    J. Paul Getty

    Money is like manure. You have to spread it around or it smells.

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    Ayn Rand

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

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    David Herbert Lawrence

    Money is our madness, our vast collective madness.

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    Andrew Jackson

    Money is power, and in that government which pays all the public officers of the states will all political power be substantially concentrated.

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    Ayn Rand

    Money is the barometer of a society's virtue.

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    William Petty

    Money is the best rule of commerce.

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    Mason Cooley

    Money is to my social existence what health is to my body.

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    Donald Trump

    Money was never a big motivation for me, except as a way to keep score. The real excitement is playing the game.

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    Bill Vaughan

    Money won't buy happiness, but it will pay the salaries of a large research staff to study the problem.

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    Mason Cooley

    Money: power at its most liquid.

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    Henry James

    Money's a horrid thing to follow, but a charming thing to meet.

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    John Maynard Keynes

    Most men love money and security more, and creation and construction less, as they get older.

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    Peter Drucker

    Most of what we call management consists of making it difficult for people to get their work done.

  •  
    Ally Sheedy

    My experiences have taught me a lot and I'm happy with my learnings, if not with what I went through to learn.

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    Steve Wozniak

    My goal wasn't to make a ton of money. It was to build good computers.

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    Adam Smith

    No complaint... is more common than that of a scarcity of money.

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    Larry McMurtry

    No illusion is more crucial than the illusion that great success and huge money buy you immunity from the common ills of mankind, such as cars that won't start.

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    Christie Hefner

    No, I never thought about my father's money as my money.

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    Edmund Hillary

    Nobody climbs mountains for scientific reasons. Science is used to raise money for the expeditions, but you really climb for the hell of it.

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    Morihei Ueshiba

    One does not need buildings, money, power, or status to practice the Art of Peace. Heaven is right where you are standing, and that is the place to train.

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    A. C. Benson

    One's mind has a way of making itself up in the background, and it suddenly becomes clear what one means to do.

  •  
    Adam Osborne

    People think computers will keep them from making mistakes. They're wrong. With computers you make mistakes faster.

  •  
    Dennis Gabor

    Poetry is plucking at the heartstrings, and making music with them.

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    Will Rogers

    Politics has become so expensive that it takes a lot of money even to be defeated.

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    C. Wright Mills

    Prestige is the shadow of money and power.

  •  
    Nick Cannon

    So my father was a person who never lied to me. If I had a question, he answered it. I knew a lot of things at a young age because I was intrigued.

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    Milton Friedman

    So that the record of history is absolutely crystal clear. That there is no alternative way, so far discovered, of improving the lot of the ordinary people that can hold a candle to the productive activities that are unleashed by a free enterprise system.

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    Ayn Rand

    So you think that money is the root of all evil. Have you ever asked what is the root of all money?

  •  
    Genevieve Gorder

    So, to really execute design in its highest form and making people feel joy, that's a great reward.

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    Tony Randall

    Sooner or later, we sell out for money.

  •  
    Greer Garson

    Starting out to make money is the greatest mistake in life. Do what you feel you have a flair for doing, and if you are good enough at it, the money will come.

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    Neil Simon

    Sudden money is going from zero to two hundred dollars a week. The rest doesn't count.

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    Theodor Adorno

    Technology is making gestures precise and brutal, and with them men.

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    Ambrose Bierce

    Telephone, n. An invention of the devil which abrogates some of the advantages of making a disagreeable person keep his distance.

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    Dinah Shore

    The best money advice ever given me was from my father. When I was a little girl, he told me, 'Don't spend anything unless you have to.'

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    Brendan Behan

    The big difference between sex for money and sex for free is that sex for money usually costs a lot less.

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    Alexandra Paul

    The cars we drive say a lot about us.

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    W. Somerset Maugham

    The common idea that success spoils people by making them vain, egotistic and self-complacent is erroneous; on the contrary it makes them, for the most part, humble, tolerant and kind.

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    Theodore White

    The flood of money that gushes into politics today is a pollution of democracy.

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    A. J. Liebling

    The function of the press in society is to inform, but its role in society is to make money.

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    Thomas Jefferson

    The glow of one warm thought is to me worth more than money.

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    Gore Vidal

    The greatest pleasure when I started making money was not buying cars or yachts but finding myself able to have as many freshly typed drafts as possible.

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    Walter Annenberg

    The greatest power is not money power, but political power.

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    John Maynard Keynes

    The importance of money flows from it being a link between the present and the future.

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    Sumner Redstone

    The Internet is a powerful way to make lots of money... But we are not going to buy Yahoo!

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    Phil McGraw

    The Internet is just bringing all kinds of information into the home. There's just a lot of distraction, a lot of competition for the parent's voice to resonate in the children's ears.

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    Mark Twain

    The lack of money is the root of all evil.

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    Robert Penn Warren

    The poem is a little myth of man's capacity of making life meaningful. And in the end, the poem is not a thing we see-it is, rather, a light by which we may see-and what we see is life.

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    Alfred Marshall

    The price of every thing rises and falls from time to time and place to place; and with every such change the purchasing power of money changes so far as that thing goes.

  •  
    Hank Aaron

    The triple is the most exciting play in baseball. Home runs win a lot of games, but I never understood why fans are so obsessed with them.

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    John D. Rockefeller

    The way to make money is to buy when blood is running in the streets.

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    Thomas Carlyle

    The work an unknown good man has done is like a vein of water flowing hidden underground, secretly making the ground green.

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    Coco Chanel

    There are people who have money and people who are rich.

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    Benjamin Franklin

    There are three faithful friends - an old wife, an old dog, and ready money.

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    Sam Walton

    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.

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    Adlai E. Stevenson

    There was a time when a fool and his money were soon parted, but now it happens to everybody.

  •  
    Aimee Mann

    There's a lot of music that sounds like it's literally computer-generated, totally divorced from a guy sitting down at an instrument.

  •  
    Josh Billings

    There's a lot of people in this world who spend so much time watching their health that they haven't the time to enjoy it.

  •  
    Robert Graves

    There's no money in poetry, but then there's no poetry in money, either.

  •  
    Madonna Ciccone

    Things were a lot simpler in Detroit. I didn't care about anything but boyfriends.

  •  
    Clint Eastwood

    This film cost $31 million. With that kind of money I could have invaded some country.

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    Benjamin Franklin

    Time is money.

  •  
    Fran Lebowitz

    Very few people possess true artistic ability. It is therefore both unseemly and unproductive to irritate the situation by making an effort. If you have a burning, restless urge to write or paint, simply eat something sweet and the feeling will pass.

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    Michael LeBoeuf

    Waste your money and you're only out of money, but waste your time and you've lost a part of your life.

  •  
    John Walters

    We all have an interest in making sure teens grow up healthy and drug-free.

  •  
    Jesse Owens

    We all have dreams. But in order to make dreams come into reality, it takes an awful lot of determination, dedication, self-discipline, and effort.

  •  
    Lee Iacocca

    We at Chrysler borrow money the old-fashioned way. We pay it back.

  •  
    Pearl S. Buck

    We should so provide for old age that it may have no urgent wants of this world to absorb it from meditation on the next. It is awful to see the lean hands of dotage making a coffer of the grave.

  •  
    Bill Gates

    We've got to put a lot of money into changing behavior.

  •  
    Dixie Lee Ray

    Well tended garden is better than a neglected wood lot.

  •  
    Merton Miller

    What counts is what you do with your money, not where it came from.

  •  
    Arnold H. Glasow

    What the country needs are a few labor-making inventions.

  •  
    Dario Argento

    When I was a teenager, I read a lot of Poe.

  •  
    Oscar Wilde

    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.

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    Roy E. Disney

    When your values are clear to you, making decisions becomes easier.

  •  
    Samuel Goldwyn

    Why should people go out and pay money to see bad films when they can stay at home and see bad television for nothing?

  •  
    Charlotte Bunch

    Women have a lot to say about how to advance women's rights, and governments need to learn from that, listen to the movement and respond.

  •  
    Candace Bushnell

    Women with money and women in power are two uncomfortable ideas in our society.

  •  
    Marc Chagall

    Work isn't to make money; you work to justify life.

  •  
    James Tobin

    Yale places great stress on undergraduate and graduate teaching. I like teaching, and I do a lot of it.

  •  
    Lee Trevino

    You can make a lot of money in this game. Just ask my ex-wives. Both of them are so rich that neither of their husbands work.

  •  
    Greg LeMond

    You don't suffer, kill yourself and take the risks I take just for money. I love bike racing.

  •  
    Arthur Rock

    You know, a lot of people are just interested in, in building a company so they can make money and get out.

  •  
    Barbara Bush

    You may think the president is all-powerful, but he is not. He needs a lot of guidance from the Lord.

  •  
    Erica Jong

    You see a lot of smart guys with dumb women, but you hardly ever see a smart woman with a dumb guy.

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    A flash in the pan

    Someone who makes a good speech but does not keep his promises; something/someone making a promising impression at the outset but failing to deliver any realistic result

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    Spondulics

    Money (used mainly as a slang)

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    To cut corners

    To take shortcuts; to choose the easier way of doing something; to economize, to try to spend less money

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    Make one's pile

    Make a lot of money

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    To have more money than sense

    Use money irresponsibly

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    To be hard up

    Not having much money

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    Strapped for cash

    To need money Phrase

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    Down and out

    Have no money and home

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    Raking it

    Making a lot of money

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