Wealth Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old Wealth quotes, Wealth sayings, and Wealth proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


Better a diamond with a flaw than a pebble without one.      -- Chinese (on comparable worth)
Earth is dearer than gold.     -- Estonian (on nature)
If the rich could hire people to die for them, the poor could make a nice living.      -- Yiddish (on wealth and poverty)
If you know how to spend less than you get, you have the philosopher's stone.      -- Ben Franklin (1706-1790)
Save money and money will save you.      -- Jamaican (on thrift)
The devil dances in empty pockets.      -- Tudor (English)(on wealth and poverty)
Wealth is both an enemy and a friend.      -- Nepalese (on wealth and poverty)
Wealth is but dung; useful only when spread.      -- Chinese (on wealth and poverty)
Wealth is not his that has it, but his that enjoys it.      -- Ben Franklin (1706-1790)
Who is rich? He that enjoys his portion.      -- Ben Franklin (1706-1790)
Worldly prosperity is like writing on water.      -- Telagu (Asian Indian)(on wealth and poverty)