Posts Tagged ‘giving’

Angry Poison

Posted: February 26, 2019 in Thought for the Day
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“Being angry at someone is like drinking rat poison…. but you think you are giving it to them to drink.” -James Altucher

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Daily Importance

Posted: February 14, 2017 in Thought for the Day
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“Make sure what you are doing today is important because you are giving a day of your life for it.” -Unknown

Wealth Path?

Posted: July 9, 2016 in Money Matters
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“I soon realized that by giving him money when he asked for it, I was giving him a very bad idea: that the path to wealth led to me, his patron. He didn’t want to have more money like me. He wanted to have my money.” -Mark Ford

“Politicians ensure reelection by giving away things that don’t belong to them….  But political redemption is based mostly on amnesia and debt….  And heavy borrowing allows them to push the cost onto people with no memories at all – many of whom aren’t even born yet.  By the time the bills come payable, most people have forgotten who contracted them or what they were for.” -Bill Bonner

Retired Income

Posted: April 19, 2013 in Money Matters
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“The biggest mistake retired people make is giving up all their active income.” –Mark Ford

Poverty Giving

Posted: April 14, 2013 in Thought for the Day
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“You can’t get rid of poverty by giving people money.”  -P.J. O’Rourke

Poor Money

Posted: February 7, 2013 in Thought for the Day
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“You cannot spend money in luxury without doing good to the poor.  Nay, you do more good to them by spending in luxury, than by giving it; for by spending it in luxury, you make them exert industry, whereas by giving it, you keep them idle.” –Samuel Johnson