Quotes of Coin

“ Pennies do not come from heaven — they have to be earned here on earth. ”

- Margaret Thatcher

“ There shall be in England seven halfpenny loaves sold for a penny; the three-hooped pot shall have ten hoops; and I will make it felony to drink small beer. ”

- William Shakespeare

“ All lovely things will have an ending, All lovely things will fade and die; And youth, that's now so bravely spending, Will beg a penny by and by. ”

- Conrad Aiken

“ I make a lot of money, but I don't want to talk about that. I work very hard and I'm worth every cent. ”

- Naomi Campbell

“ Why does a slight tax increase cost you two hundred dollars and a substantial tax cut save you thirty cents. ”

- Peg Bracken

“ So long as men worship the Caesars and Napoleons, the Caesars and Napoleons will arise to make them miserable. ”

- Aldous Huxley

“ Go out and buy yourself a five-cent pencil and a ten-cent notebook and begin to write down some million-dollar ideas for yourself. ”

- Bob Grinde

“ Only Napoleon did more than me. But I'm taller than him. ”

- Silvio Berlusconi

“ Even Napoleon had his Watergate. ”

- Yogi Berra

“ And we went in, and then we pulled out. As Napoleon said, if you say you're going to take Vienna, you take Vienna. ”

- John McCain

“ Be not penny-wise. Riches have wings. Sometimes they fly away of themselves, and sometimes they must be set flying to bring in more. ”

- Francis Bacon

“ If you cannot make money on one dollar, if you do not coax one dollar to work hard for you, you won't know how to make money out of one hundred thousand dollars. ”

- E. S. Kinnear

“ Still amorous, and fond, and billing, Like Philip and Mary, on a shilling. ”

- Samuel Butler

“ Make ducks and drakes with shillings. ”

- George Chapman

“ Stamps God's own name upon a lie just made, To turn a penny in the way of trade. ”

- William Cowper

“ By my penny of observation. - Love's Labour 's Lost. Act iii. Sc. 1. ”

- William Shakespeare

“ Most of the dollar's gains are based on the sell-off in the Australia and New Zealand dollars. ”

- John McCarthy

“ Time is the coin of your life. It is the only coin you have, and only you can determine how it will be spent. Be careful lest you let other people spend it for you. ”

- Carl Sandburg

“ Time is the most valuable coin in your life. You and you alone will determine how that coin will be spent. Be careful that you don't let other people spend it for you. ”

- John Dryden

“ Words are the coins making up the currency of sentences, and there are always too many small coins. ”

- Jules Renard

“ The art of the critic in a nutshell: to coin slogans without betraying ideas. The slogans of an inadequate criticism peddle ideas to fashion. ”

- Walter Benjamin

“ The coin that is most current among mankind is flattery: the only benefit of which is that by hearing what we are not, we may be instructed on what to become. ”

- Unknown

“ The shrewd guess, the fertile hypothesis, the courageous leap to a tentative conclusion — these are the most valuable coin of the thinker at work. ”

- Jerome S. Bruner

“ The word-coining genius, as if thought plunged into a sea of words and came up dripping. ”

- Virginia Woolf

“ To express the most difficult matters clearly and intelligently, is to strike coins out of pure gold. ”

- Unknown

“ But I do mean to say, I have heard her declare, When at the same moment she had on a dress Which cost five hundred dollars, and not a cent less, And jewelry worth ten times more, I should guess, That she had not a thing in the wide world to wear! ”

- William Allen Butler

“ What this country needs is more people to inspire others with confidence, and fewer people to discourage any initiative in the right direction; more to get into the thick of things, fewer to sit on the sidelines, merely finding fault; more to point out what's right with the world, and fewer to keep harping on what's wrong with it; and more who are interested in lighting candles, and fewer who blow them out. ”

- Father James Keller

“ I never heard a passion so confused, So strange, outrageous, and so variable As the dog Jew did utter in the streets: 'My daughter! O my ducats! O my daughter! Fled with a Christian! O my Christian ducats!'. ”

- William Shakespeare

“ Dollars! All their cares, hopes, joys, affections, virtues, and associations seemed to be melted down into dollars. Whatever the chance contributions that fell into the slow cauldron of their talk, they made the gruel thick and slab with dollars. Men were weighed by their dollars, measures were gauged by their dollars; life was auctioned, appraised, put up, and knocked down for its dollars… ”

- Charles Dickens

“ Proverbs are in the world of thought what gold coin is in the world of business - great value in small compass, and equally current among all people. Sometimes the proverb may be false, the coin counterfeit, but in both cases the false proves the value of the true. ”

- D. March
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