There's understandable pressure to get money out quickly. But there inevitably will be waste and fraud.
Money, again, has often been a cause of the delusion of the multitudes. Sober nations have all at once become desperate gamblers, and risked almost their existence upon the turn of a piece of paper.
The prodigality of millionaires is comparable only to their greed of gain. Let some whim or passion seize them and money is of no account. In fact these Croesuses find whims and passions harder to come by than gold.
Prodigality is indeed the vice of a weak nature, as avarice is of a strong one; it comes of a weak craving for those blandishments of the world which are easily to be had for money.
The covetous man never has money; the prodigal will have none shortly.
Prodigality is the vice of a weak nature, as avarice is of a strong one.It comes of a weak craving for those blandishments of the world which are easily had for money.
There seems to be a frenzy, a momentum to grab up anything you can. The decisions seem to be dictated by money and political expediency.
Waste neither time nor money, but make the best use of both. Without industry and frugality, nothing will do, and with them everything.
Retirement is like a long vacation in Las Vegas. The goal is to enjoy it the fullest, but not so fully that you run out of money.
Las Vegas is the only place I know where money really talks--it says, "Goodbye."
There's a great deal of disturbance in this country and how black feel about what happened in Katrina, and, you know, many of the comics, many of performers are in Las Vegas and New Orleans trying to raise money for what happened there.
The middlebrow is the man, or woman, of middlebred intelligence who ambles and saunters now on this side of the hedge, now on that, in pursuit of no single object, neither art itself nor life itself, but both mixed indistinguishably, and rather nastily, with money, fame, power, or prestige.
In its famous paradox, the equation of money and excrement, psychoanalysis becomes the first science to state what common sense and the poets have long known - that the essence of money is in its absolute worthlessness.
You have to be open-minded when those early opportunities present themselves; take advantage of them whether theyre going to make you a lot of money or not.
I am not satisfied in making money for myself. I endeavor to provide employment for hundreds of the women of my race.
America believes in education: the average professor earns more money in a year than a professional athlete earns in a whole week.
Do not hire a man who does your work for money, but him who does it for love of it.
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.
A fascist is one whose lust for money or power is combined with such an intensity of intolerance toward those of other races, parties, classes, religions, cultures, regions or nations as to make him ruthless in his use of deceit or violence to attain his ends.
If there is no Hell a good many preachers are obtaining money under false pretenses.
There was no doubt that there was a vast organization which was making fools of all the liberals in Hollywood and taking their money, that there was a police state among the Left element in Hollywood and Broadway.
Time and money spent in helping men to do more for themselves is far better than mere giving.
A bank robber in Los Angeles told the clerk not to give him cash, but to deposit the money in his checking account.
One could make money and get a career going with a low-budget horror film about killers attacking on holidays. It is always flattering to have somebody copy you.
Whoever controls the volume of money in any country is absolute master of all industry and commerce.