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    A cash cow

    A profitable product or service; something that makes much money

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    Horse sense

    Common sense, practical thinking

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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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    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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    For peanuts

    (work) for very little money

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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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    Feel (something) in one's bones

    To sense something, to have an intuition about something

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    Know (something) in one's bones

    To know and sense something, to have an intuition about something

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    Smell blood

    To sense an opponent's weakness or vulnerability

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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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    Sixth sense

    The ability to know or feel things that are beyond the five basic senses of sight or hearing or smell or taste or touch

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    Use one`s head/noggin/noodle

    To use one's brain or mind, to use one's own common sense

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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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    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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    Not hold water

    To make no sense, to be illogical

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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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    Winona Ryder

    I have this sense that I didn't really start growing up until my twenties.

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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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    Edward Albee

    I have a fine sense of the ridiculous, but no sense of humor.

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    Richard Nelson Bolles

    I have always argued that change becomes stressful and overwhelming only when you've lost any sense of the constancy of your life. You need firm ground to stand on. From there, you can deal with that change.

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    Robert Cormier

    I have always had a sense that we are all pretty much alone in life, particularly in adolescence.

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    Galileo Galilei

    I do not feel obliged to believe that the same God who has endowed us with sense, reason, and intellect has intended us to forgo their use.

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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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    Judy Garland

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

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    Christopher Morley

    Humor is perhaps a sense of intellectual perspective: an awareness that some things are really important, others not; and that the two kinds are most oddly jumbled in everyday affairs.

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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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    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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    Marilyn vos Savant

    Have enough sense to know, ahead of time, when your skills will not extend to wallpapering.

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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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    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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    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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    Alfred Marshall

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

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    William James

    Common sense and a sense of humor are the same thing, moving at different speeds. A sense of humor is just common sense, dancing.

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    Samuel Taylor Coleridge

    Common sense in an uncommon degree is what the world calls wisdom.

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    Voltaire

    Common sense is not so common.

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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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    Dwight D. Eisenhower

    Every gun that is made, every warship launched, every rocket fired, signifies in the final sense a theft from those who hunger and are not fed, those who are cold and are not clothed.

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    Gertrude Stein

    Everybody gets so much information all day long that they lose their common sense.

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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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    Helen Rowland

    Falling in love consists merely in uncorking the imagination and bottling the common sense.

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    Wilhelm Steinitz

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

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    Dale Carnegie

    Flaming enthusiasm, backed up by horse sense and persistence, is the quality that most frequently makes for success.

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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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    Josh Billings

    Genius ain't anything more than elegant common sense.

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    Nick Cave

    Getting married, for me, was the best thing I ever did. I was suddenly beset with an immense sense of release, that we have something more important than our separate selves, and that is the marriage. There's immense happiness that can come from working towards that.

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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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    He's dead but he won't lie down

    Said of a someone without common sense

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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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    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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    Henry Ward Beecher

    A person without a sense of humor is like a wagon without springs. It's jolted by every pebble on the road.

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    Robert Frost

    A poem begins as a lump in the throat, a sense of wrong, a homesickness, a lovesickness.

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    Thomas Harrison

    A poem conveys not a message so much as the provenance of a message, an advent of sense.

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    Emil Zatopek

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

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    Mignon McLaughlin

    A sense of humor is a major defense against minor troubles.

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    Clifton Paul Fadiman

    A sense of humor is the ability to understand a joke - and that the joke is oneself.

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    Hugh Sidey

    A sense of humor... is needed armor. Joy in one's heart and some laughter on one's lips is a sign that the person down deep has a pretty good grasp of life.

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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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    Jessamyn West

    A taste for irony has kept more hearts from breaking than a sense of humor, for it takes irony to appreciate the joke which is on oneself.

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    William Arthur Ward

    A well-developed sense of humor is the pole that adds balance to your steps as you walk the tightrope of life.

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    Jonathan Swift

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

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    Catherine Deneuve

    A woman has to be intelligent, have charm, a sense of humor, and be kind. It's the same qualities I require from a man.

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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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    David Geffen

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

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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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    Emmanuel Teney

    As your faith is strengthened you will find that there is no longer the need to have a sense of control, that things will flow as they will, and that you will flow with them, to your great delight and benefit.

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    George Clooney

    I love children and I get along with them great. It's just that I believe if you're going to be a parent, there has to be something inside you that says, 'I want a family.' I don't feel that sense of urgency.

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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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    Michael K. Powell

    I think people have a vague sense that the television system is changing.

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    Sergei Bubka

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

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    Christopher Walken

    I think that weddings have probably been crashed since the beginning of time. Cavemen crashed them. You go to meet girls. It makes sense.

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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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    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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    Steve Jobs

    I'm an optimist in the sense that I believe humans are noble and honorable, and some of them are really smart. I have a very optimistic view of individuals.

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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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    Barbara Feldon

    I've always supported myself. I like the sense of knowing exactly where I stand financially, but there is a side of me that longs for a knight in shining armor.

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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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    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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    Mahatma Gandhi

    If I had no sense of humor, I would long ago have committed suicide.

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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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    Jennifer Jones

    If you could choose one characteristic that would get you through life, choose a sense of humor.

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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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    Francis Bacon

    Imagination was given to man to compensate him for what he is not; a sense of humor to console him for what he is.

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    William Randolph Hearst

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

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    Charles Lindbergh

    In wilderness I sense the miracle of life, and behind it our scientific accomplishments fade to trivia.

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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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    Robert Green Ingersoll

    It is a thousand times better to have common sense without education than to have education without common sense.

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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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    William Bartram

    On the recollection of so many and great favours and blessings, I now, with a high sense of gratitude, presume to offer up my sincere thanks to the Almighty, the Creator and Preserver.

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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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    Larry Gelbart

    One doesn't have a sense of humor. It has you.

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    Alice James

    One has a greater sense of degradation after an interview with a doctor than from any human experience.

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    Ralph Fiennes

    One of the things that binds us as a family is a shared sense of humor.

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    Eric Hoffer

    Our sense of power is more vivid when we break a man's spirit than when we win his heart.

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    Ken Kesey

    People think love is an emotion. Love is good sense.

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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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    Oliver Wendell Holmes

    Science is a first-rate piece of furniture for a man's upper chamber, if he has common sense on the ground floor.

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    Thomas Huxley

    Science is organized common sense where many a beautiful theory was killed by an ugly fact.

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    Thomas Huxley

    Science is simply common sense at its best, that is, rigidly accurate in observation, and merciless to fallacy in logic.

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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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    Marvin Minsky

    Societies need rules that make no sense for individuals. For example, it makes no difference whether a single car drives on the left or on the right. But it makes all the difference when there are many cars!

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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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    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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    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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    Walter Lippmann

    The genius of a good leader is to leave behind him a situation which common sense, without the grace of genius, can deal with successfully.

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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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    Jacob August Riis

    The more I live, the more I think that humor is the saving sense.

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    Alan Watts

    The only way to make sense out of change is to plunge into it, move with it, and join the dance.

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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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    Dean Inge

    The wisdom of the wise is an uncommon degree of common sense.

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    William James

    The world we see that seems so insane is the result of a belief system that is not working. To perceive the world differently, we must be willing to change our belief system, let the past slip away, expand our sense of now, and dissolve the fear in our minds.

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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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    Bill Cosby

    There is hope for the future because God has a sense of humor and we are funny to God.

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    Thomas W. Higginson

    There is no defense against adverse fortune which is so effectual as an habitual sense of humor.

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    Don Herold

    There is nobody so irritating as somebody with less intelligence and more sense than we have.

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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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    Clint Eastwood

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

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    Candice Bergen

    Though beauty gives you a weird sense of entitlement, it's rather frightening and threatening to have others ascribe such importance to something you know you're just renting for a while.

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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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    Paul Hawken

    We assume that everything's becoming more efficient, and in an immediate sense that's true; our lives are better in many ways. But that improvement has been gained through a massively inefficient use of natural resources.

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    Lee Iacocca

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

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    H. L. Mencken

    We must respect the other fellow's religion, but only in the sense and to the extent that we respect his theory that his wife is beautiful and his children smart.

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    Lionel Trilling

    We who are liberal and progressive know that the poor are our equals in every sense except that of being equal to us.

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    Bill Gates

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

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    Bern Williams

    What a strange world this would be if we all had the same sense of humor.

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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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    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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    Candace Bushnell

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

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    Marc Chagall

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

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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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    Rick Warren

    You were made by God and for God, and until you understand that, life will never make sense.

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    To use one's loaf

    To show one's common sense; to use one's intelligence

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    Spondulics

    Money (used mainly as a slang)

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    Add up

    To make sense out of something

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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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