Tag Archives: Money

Quotable #61: Expenses

“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 Advertisements

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Pun Of The Weak: Inflation

Inflation — Cutting money to pieces without destroying the paper.

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Quotable #41: Wealth

“No man divulges his revenue; or, at least, which way it comes in but every one publishes his acquisitions.” — Michel de Montaigne, Essais, 1580, cited in Delphi Complete Works of Michel de Montaigne, 2016

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Time Is Gold: Or, How To Ask For Money In Style

Louise XIV When the house of Claude Sanguin, a 17th Century French poet, was struck by lightning and burned down, he wrote the following ingenious letter to Louise XIV. The King felt the poet’s suffering through his poem. So, he ordered … Continue reading

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Quotable #21: Money

“If a man runs after money, he’s money-mad; if he keeps it, he’s a capitalist; if he spends it, he’s a playboy; if he doesn’t get it, he’s a never-do-well; if he doesn’t try to get it, he lacks ambition. … Continue reading

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Pun Of The Weak: Money Grows On Trees

Money does indeed grow on trees. However, the problem is that all the branches are owned by the banks.

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Pun Of The Weak: Interest

Loan interest has accrual way of accumulating…

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