Section: Quote of the week

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"A budget is telling your money where to go instead of wondering where it went."

- John C. Maxwell

"You can make money two ways — make more, or spend less."

- John Hope Bryant

"There is no practice more dangerous than that of borrowing money"

- George Washington

"Money grows on the tree of persistence."

- Japanese Proverb

"Buy when everyone else is selling and hold until everyone else is buying. That’s not just a catchy slogan. It’s the very essence of successful investing."

- J. Paul Getty

"Here's how I think of my money - as soldiers - I send them out to war everyday. I want them to take prisoners and come home, so there's more of them."

- Kevin O'Leary

"He who buys what he does not need steals from himself."

- Swedish proverb

"Compound interest is the eighth wonder of the world. He who understands it, earns it, he who doesn’t, pays it."

- Albert Einstein

"Financial peace isn’t the acquisition of stuff. It’s learning to live on less than you make, so you can give money back and have money to invest. You can’t win until you do this."

- Dave Ramsey

"It takes as much energy to wish as it does to plan."

- Eleanor Roosevelt

"I make myself rich by making my wants few."

- Henry David Thoreau

"Do not save what is left after spending, but spend what is left after saving."

- Warren Buffett

"Beware of little expenses; a small leak will sink a great ship."

- Benjamin Franklin

"I love money. I love everything about it. I bought some pretty good stuff. Got me a $300 pair of socks. Got a fur sink. An electric dog polisher. A gasoline powered turtleneck sweater. And, of course, I bought some dumb stuff, too."

- Steve Martin

"Everyone wants to ride with you in the limo, but what you want is someone who will take the bus with you when the limo breaks down."

- Oprah Winfrey

"A woman must have money and a room of her own if she is to write fiction."

- Virginia Woolf, A Room of One's Own

"A Penny Saved is a Penny Earned."

- Benjamin Franklin

"Every time you borrow money, you're robbing your future self."

- Nathan W. Morris

"Earning a lot of money is not the key to prosperity. How you handle it is."

- Dave Ramsey

"If we command our wealth, we shall be rich and free. If our wealth commands us, we are poor indeed."

- Edmund Burke

"Never spend your money before you have it."

- Thomas Jefferson

"An investment in knowledge pays the best interest."

- Benjamin Franklin

"You must gain control over your money or the lack of it will forever control you."

- Dave Ramsey

"Wealth consists not in having great possessions, but in having few wants."

- Epictetus