Quotable #61: Expenses

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“Keeping up appearances is the most expensive thing in the world.” — A. C. Benson

“A man often pays dear for a small frugality.” — Ralph Waldo Emerson

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10 thoughts on “Quotable #61: Expenses

    1. Sometimes paying more the first time is worth it. When my family lived in China, my dad would buy these cheap headphones from a little market for himself and my sister. They cost 10 yuan, so less than $2. I wonder if it would have better to just pull the trigger and buy more expensive headphones, given that he would buy a new set every few weeks…

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