Incredible Money Quotes from the Rich and Successful
When it comes to money advice, there’s nobody more credible to give it than the millionaires themselves, especially from those who worked hard to get where they are today. So, to help you put money in the right perspective and, probably, give you some inspiration to hold on to as you strive to be a little richer next year, here are some incredible advice and quotes about money from the rich and the successful.
“Too many people spend money they earned, to buy things they don’t want, to impress people that they don’t like.” – Will Rogers
The highest-paid Hollywood movie star is well on point!
“Never spend money before you have it.” – Thomas Jefferson
You should be really thinking twice, if not thrice, about getting a credit card.
“Your goal as an investor should simply be to purchase, at a rational price, a part interest in an easily-understandable business whose earnings are virtually certain to be materially higher five, ten and twenty years from now. Over time, you will find only a few companies that meet these standards – so when you see one that qualifies, you should buy a meaningful amount of stock. You must also resist the temptation to stray from your guidelines: If you aren’t willing to own a stock for ten years, don’t even think about owning it for ten minutes. Put together a portfolio of companies whose aggregate earnings march upward over the years, and so also will the portfolio’s market value.” – Warren Buffett
Now, that’s some valuable advice if you’re planning to jump on the stock market bandwagon.
“I think that much of the advice given to young men about saving money is wrong. I never saved a cent until I was forty years old. I invested in myself – in study, in mastering my tools, in preparation. Many a man who is putting a few dollars a week into the bank would do much better to put it into himself.” – Henry Ford
In other words, YOU are your biggest asset!
“Rich people have small TVs and big libraries, and poor people have small libraries and big TVs.” – Zig Ziglar
What Zig Ziglar is trying to say is: Get a life! A real life. Never waste your time living life in dramas. That also goes to those who are addicted seeing how and what happened to others through social media like Facebook.