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    As busy as a beaver

    Busy, working hard

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    A cash cow

    A profitable product or service; something that makes much money

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    Horse trade

    To bargain in a hard and skillful way

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    Piggy bank

    Small bank for saving money; money box

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    Rain cats and dogs

    To rain very hard; too wet to go outside

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    Work like a dog

    To work very hard

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    Work like a horse

    To work very hard

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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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    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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    Put on one`s thinking cap

    To think hard and long about something

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    Roll up one`s sleeves

    To get ready for a hard job, to prepare to work hard or seriously

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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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    For peanuts

    (work) for very little money

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    Hard nut to crack

    A difficult person or thing or situation to deal with or get it working the way it should

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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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    Fighting chance

    A good possibility of success if you try hard

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    Hard to call

    Hard to decide or determine something (referees in sports sometimes have to make difficult decisions)

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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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    Money is the root of all evil.

    Money is the basic cause of all wrongdoing

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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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    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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    Company man

    A person who always works hard for his company and supports the company policies

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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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    A hard sell

    A way of selling something that is very aggressive and uses much pressure

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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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    Put one's nose to the grindstone

    To work diligently or hard

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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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    Drive a hard bargain

    To bargain hard and try to make an agreement to one's advantage

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    Go for broke

    To risk everything on one big effort, to try as hard as possible

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    Hard-nosed

    To be very strict, to be stubborn, to be uncompromising

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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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    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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    Hard on (someone's) heels

    To be following someone very closely

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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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    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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    Work one`s fingers to the bone

    To work very hard

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    Break one`s back (to do something)

    To do all one possibly can, to work very hard to do something

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    Break one`s neck (to do something)

    To do all one possibly can, to work very hard to do something

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    Bust a gut (to do something)

    To work very hard to do something, to strain oneself to do something

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    By the sweat of one's brow

    By one's hard work or effort

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    Catch one's breath

    To return to normal breathing after breathing very hard

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    Hard to stomach (someone or something)

    To be unable to accept something, to be unable to do something that you think is unpleasant or wrong

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    Have broad shoulders

    To have the ability to work hard and take on responsibilities and accept criticism (because you are strong with broad shoulders)

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    Huff and puff

    To breathe very hard

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    Out of breath

    Breathing fast and hard

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    Split one's sides (with laughter)

    To laugh so hard that one's sides almost split

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    Cry one's eyes out

    -to cry very hard

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    Hard of hearing

    Unable to hear well, partially deaf

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    Have one`s nose to the grindstone

    To work hard or keep busy at something

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    Keep one`s nose to the grindstone

    To continue to work hard at something, to continue to keep busy at something

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    Bang one`s head against a wall

    To not succeed at something after trying very hard, to waste one's time trying to do something that is hopeless

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    Beat one`s head against a wall

    To not succeed at something after trying very hard, to waste one's time trying to do something that is hopeless

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    Boggle one's mind

    To confuse someone, to overwhelm someone, to be hard to imagine

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    Brain teaser

    A problem for which it is hard to find the answer

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    By the sweat of one`s brow

    By hard work

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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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    Knock (someone's) block off

    To strike someone hard in the head

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    Rack one`s brain

    To try hard to think of something or remember something

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    Up to one's chin in (something)

    To be very busy with something, to be working hard at something, to have much or many of something

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    Go toe-to-toe with (someone)

    To try hard to beat someone in a fight/competition/argument

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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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    Bite one's tongue

    To try hard not to say something that you want to say

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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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    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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    Tooth and nail

    Fiercely, as hard as possible (when fighting)

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    A for effort

    The recognition that someone has tried hard to do something even though he or she may not be successful

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    Catch up to (someone or something)

    To move fast or work hard to reach someone or something that is ahead of you

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    Hit the books

    To begin to study hard

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    School of hard knocks

    The ordinary experience of learning from work and daily life

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    Come down hard on (someone)

    To scold or punish someone severely, to attack someone vigorously

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    Burn (oneself) out

    To become very tired and almost sick from doing something for a long time or from working too hard

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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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    Henry Miller

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

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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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    Gerald R. Ford

    I had pro offers from the Detroit Lions and Green Bay Packers, who were pretty hard up for linemen in those days. If I had gone into professional football the name Jerry Ford might have been a household word today.

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    Janet Reno

    I have been surrounded by some of the smartest, brightest, most caring lawyers, by agents who are willing to risk their lives for others, by support staff that are willing to work as hard as they can.

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    Candice Bergen

    I didn't have a financial need, and I wasn't very gifted at relationships. I probably was more like what we think of boys as being: hard to pin down and wary of commitment.

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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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    E. B. White

    I arise in the morning torn between a desire to improve the world and a desire to enjoy the world. This makes it hard to plan the day.

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    Judy Garland

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

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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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    Dan Gable

    Gold medals aren't really made of gold. They're made of sweat, determination, and a hard-to-find alloy called guts.

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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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    Frank McCourt

    Happiness is hard to recall. Its just a glow.

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    Sam Ewing

    Hard work spotlights the character of people: some turn up their sleeves, some turn up their noses, and some don't turn up at all.

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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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    Mary Wilson Little

    He who devotes sixteen hours a day to hard study may become at sixty as wise as he thought himself at twenty.

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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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    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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    Billy Crystal

    Change is such hard work.

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    Alfred Marshall

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

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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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    John Osborne

    Don't clap too hard - it's a very old building.

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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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    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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    Wilhelm Steinitz

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

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    Theodore Roosevelt

    Far and away the best prize that life has to offer is the chance to work hard at work worth doing.

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    Sasha Cohen

    Follow your dreams, work hard, practice and persevere. Make sure you eat a variety of foods, get plenty of exercise and maintain a healthy lifestyle.

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    Doug Larson

    For disappearing acts, it's hard to beat what happens to the eight hours supposedly left after eight of sleep and eight of work.

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    William Shakespeare

    For I can raise no money by vile means.

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    J. Paul Getty

    Formula for success: rise early, work hard, strike oil.

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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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    Ruby Wax

    Being a mother is hard and it wasn't a subject I ever studied.

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    Sophia Bush

    Being a teenager is an amazing time and a hard time. It's when you make your best friends - I have girls who will never leave my heart and I still talk to. You get the best and the worst as a teen. You have the best friendships and the worst heartbreaks.

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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 chain is only as strong as its weakest link

    A group of people can only be as strong as the least hard-working team member is

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    A fool and his money are soon parted

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    A good man is hard to find

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    Bad money drives out good

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    Hard cases make bad law

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    Hard work never did anyone any harm

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    Saturday's child works hard for its living,

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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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    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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    Colin Powell

    A dream doesn't become reality through magic; it takes sweat, determination and hard work.

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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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    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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    John Ruskin

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

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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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    Emil Zatopek

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

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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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    Napoleon Bonaparte

    A soldier will fight long and hard for a bit of colored ribbon.

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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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    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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    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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    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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    Andrew Carnegie

    And while the law of competition may be sometimes hard for the individual, it is best for the race, because it ensures the survival of the fittest in every department.

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    David Geffen

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

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    Abigail Adams

    Arbitrary power is like most other things which are very hard, very liable to be broken.

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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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    Irvin S. Cobb

    As I understand it, sport is hard work for which you do not get paid.

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    Woody Allen

    As the poet said, 'Only God can make a tree,' probably because it's so hard to figure out how to get the bark on.

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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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    George Best

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

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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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    Ethel Waters

    I wanted to be with the kind of people I'd grown up with, but you can't go back to them and be one of them again, no matter how hard you try.

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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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    John Lithgow

    I'm a fun father, but not a good father. The hard decisions always went to my wife.

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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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    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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    Mia Hamm

    I've worked too hard and too long to let anything stand in the way of my goals. I will not let my teammates down and I will not let myself down.

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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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    Shia LaBeouf

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

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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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    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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    Jack Lemmon

    If you think it's hard to meet new people, try picking up the wrong golf ball.

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    William Randolph Hearst

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

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    Knute Nelson

    In the midst of these hard times it is our good health and good sleep that are enjoyable.

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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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    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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    John W. Gardner

    It is hard to feel individually responsible with respect to the invisible processes of a huge and distant government.

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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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    C. S. Lewis

    It may be hard for an egg to turn into a bird: it would be a jolly sight harder for it to learn to fly while remaining an egg. We are like eggs at present. And you cannot go on indefinitely being just an ordinary, decent egg. We must be hatched or go bad.

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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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    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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    Patricia Heaton

    It's hard enough to work and raise a family when your kids are all healthy and relatively normal, but when you add on some kind of disability or disease, it can just be such a burden.

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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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    Horace

    Life grants nothing to us mortals without hard work.

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    Katharine Hepburn

    Life is hard. After all, it kills you.

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    David Gerrold

    Life is hard. Then you die. Then they throw dirt in your face. Then the worms eat you. Be grateful it happens in that order.

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    Vivien Leigh

    Life is too short to work so hard.

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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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    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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    H. L. Mencken

    Love is like war: easy to begin but very hard to stop.

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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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    Anna Nicole Smith

    Marrying into money was not a good thing for me.

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    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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    Steve Wozniak

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

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    George Foreman

    My kids idea of a hard life is to live in a house with only one phone.

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    John H. Johnson

    My mother was the influence in my life. She was strong; she had great faith in the ultimate triumph of justice and hard work. She believed passionately in education.

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    R. Buckminster Fuller

    Nature is trying very hard to make us succeed, but nature does not depend on us. We are not the only experiment.

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    Elbert Hubbard

    Never get married in college; it's hard to get a start if a prospective employer finds you've already made one mistake.

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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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    Paul Coffey

    Nobody's a natural. You work hard to get good and then work to get better. It's hard to stay on top.

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    Booker T. Washington

    Nothing ever comes to one, that is worth having, except as a result of hard work.

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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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    Ann Landers

    Opportunities are usually disguised as hard work, so most people don't recognize them.

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    Newt Gingrich

    Perseverance is the hard work you do after you get tired of doing the hard work you already did.

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    Peter Drucker

    Plans are only good intentions unless they immediately degenerate into hard work.

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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.

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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?

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    Tammy Wynette

    Sometimes it's hard to be a woman giving all your love to just one man.

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    Tony Randall

    Sooner or later, we sell out for money.

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    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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    Joe Rogan

    That's my only goal. Surround myself with funny people, and make sure everyone has a good time and works hard.

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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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    Kamisese Mara

    The family teaches us about the importance of knowledge, education, hard work and effort. It teaches us about enjoying ourselves, having fun, keeping fit and healthy.

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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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    Mark Twain

    The lack of money is the root of all evil.

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    Harry Golden

    The only thing that overcomes hard luck is hard work.

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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.

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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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    Colin Powell

    There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure.

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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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    Thomas A. Edison

    There is no substitute for hard work.

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    Josh Billings

    There is nothing so easy to learn as experience and nothing so hard to apply.

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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.

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    Robert Graves

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

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    Douglas MacArthur

    They died hard, those savage men - like wounded wolves at bay. They were filthy, and they were lousy, and they stunk. And I loved them.

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    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.

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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.

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    Lee Iacocca

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

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    Bill Gates

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

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    Merton Miller

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

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    Margaret Thatcher

    What is success? I think it is a mixture of having a flair for the thing that you are doing; knowing that it is not enough, that you have got to have hard work and a certain sense of purpose.

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    Don Marquis

    When a man tells you that he got rich through hard work, ask him: 'Whose?'

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    Sydney J. Harris

    When I hear somebody sigh, 'Life is hard,' I am always tempted to ask, 'Compared to what?'

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    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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    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?

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    Gordon B. Hinckley

    Without hard work, nothing grows but weeds.

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    Candace Bushnell

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

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    Adam Hochschild

    Work is hard. Distractions are plentiful. And time is short.

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    Marc Chagall

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

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    Byron Dorgan

    Working hard and working smart sometimes can be two different things.

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    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.

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    Greg LeMond

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

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    Arthur Rock

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

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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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    Gagging for

    To want something really hard

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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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