Proverbs and Wise Sayings about Money

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Proverbs and Wise Sayings about Money

Postby UncleLim » Tue Jul 26, 2011 1:14 pm

Contribute your favourite saying about Money ! :smile:

Let me start:

With money in your pocket, you are wise and you are handsome and you sing well, too.
- Yiddish Proverb

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Re: Proverbs and Wise Sayings about Money

Postby dicky » Tue Jul 26, 2011 2:25 pm

Dis-respect for money is the root of all Evils...

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Re: Proverbs and Wise Sayings about Money

Postby UncleLim » Wed Jul 27, 2011 1:03 pm

The saving man becomes the free man.
-Chinese proverb

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Re: Proverbs and Wise Sayings about Money

Postby hquek » Wed Jul 27, 2011 1:10 pm

easy come, easy go

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Re: Proverbs and Wise Sayings about Money

Postby tankee » Wed Jul 27, 2011 2:28 pm

cash is king

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Re: Proverbs and Wise Sayings about Money

Postby tankee » Wed Jul 27, 2011 2:32 pm

钱不是万能的,但是没有钱是万万不能的

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Re: Proverbs and Wise Sayings about Money

Postby Nebbermind » Wed Jul 27, 2011 2:50 pm

cantonese saying:

choi dor, san zi yiok.
cheen dor, fun ng jiok.

When u r wealthy, u have poor health.
When u have lots of money, you cannot sleep.

P.S.

Got it in chinese!

財多身子弱,
錢多瞓唔着

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Re: Proverbs and Wise Sayings about Money

Postby Eagle-Ladybird » Wed Jul 27, 2011 3:57 pm

GOSH, I'M RICH!

Silver in the Hair
Gold in the Teeth
Stones in the Kidneys
Sugar in the Blood
Lead in the Butt
Iron in the Arteries
AND
An Inexhaustible Supply of Natural Gas!

I NEVER THOUGHT I'D ACCUMULATE SUCH WEALTH!

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Re: Proverbs and Wise Sayings about Money

Postby Sun_2010 » Wed Jul 27, 2011 5:53 pm

Eagle-Ladybird wrote:GOSH, I'M RICH!

Silver in the Hair
Gold in the Teeth
Stones in the Kidneys
Sugar in the Blood
Lead in the Butt
Iron in the Arteries
AND
An Inexhaustible Supply of Natural Gas!

I NEVER THOUGHT I'D ACCUMULATE SUCH WEALTH!



:rotflmao: :rotflmao:

Move over Eagle bird, My DH is richer than you :laugh:

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Re: Proverbs and Wise Sayings about Money

Postby needtoupdate » Wed Jul 27, 2011 10:47 pm

its never your money until you have really spent it-- an observation

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