Posts Tagged ‘independence’


Posted: December 17, 2020 in Thought for the Day
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“Independence is happiness.” -Susan B. Anthony

“Those who won our independence believed liberty to be the secret of happiness and courage to be the secret of liberty.” –Louis D. Brandeis

Debt Slave

Posted: June 11, 2015 in Debt
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“Debt is an enslaver. It robs you of your independence.” -Tom Dyson

“You cannot reach financial independence through stock investing and options alone.  You need to increase your income through different avenues and opportunities.” –Mark Ford

“One of the advantages of possessing money is that it facilitates one’s independence and mental attitude.  The man head over heels in debt is more slave than independent.” –B.C. Forbes

Prevent financial illiteracy:  1.  “Our kids must know that they are not entitled to money or wealth…or anything for that matter, even Christmas presents.  They must earn money.”  2.  “Our children need to understand debt.  Debt is expensive.  If you abuse it, it will destroy you.  It robs you of your independence.”  3.  “Our kids need to learn the power of compound interest and the best way to harness it.  Compound interest is the most powerful force in finance.  And it’s mathematically guaranteed.” -Tom Dyson

“If money is your hope for independence you will never have it. The only real security that a man will have in this world is a reserve of knowledge, experience, and ability.” –Henry Ford