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Money, money, money! You can tell how important something is to a society by how many synonyms or slang words it has for a term -- like how they say Eskimo's have a lot of words for snow.

A quick search and we found 111 synonyms and/slang terms for money... the list below, for fun... hmm, what does that say?

List of 111 Other Words for Money

bacon, bands, bank, banknote, bankroll, bankrolls, bar, benjamins, big bucks, bills, biscuits, bisquick, blue cheddar, blue cheese, bones, bread, brick, broccoli, buckaroos, bucks, c-notes, cabbage, cake, capital, cash, cash money, check, cheddar, cheese, chips, chits, chump change, clam, clams, coin, coinage, commas, cream, dead presidents, dime, dinero, dollars, dosh, doubloons, dough, ducats, fetti, filthy lucre, finances, five-spot, fivers, folding stuff, frog, frog skins, frogskins, funds, gold, grand, gravy, green, greenbacks, guac, guineas, gwop, half-yard, honk, hundies, jacksons, knots, lampshade, large, lincolns, lolly, long green, loot, lucci, mazuma, milk, monkey, moola, moola/moolah, notes, nugget, paper, payola, pesos, plunder, quid, rack, readies, resources, rhino, riches, rock, roll, sawbucks, scratch, scrilla, shekels, shillings, silver, smackers, specie, stacks, ten-spot, tenners, treasure, turkey, wad, wonga, and yard.

(Thanks to WritingExplained.org, WikiPedia, and Thesaurus.com for the terms.)

Herein we present a slew of great quotes about money for you to ponder and share. Enjoy!

We wish you a most prosperous day!


quote by Shannon L. Alder: Money isn't the solution to your problems. It only lets you carry your unhappiness around in style. with background image: blue flowers in tilt shift lens
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Money isn't the solution to your problems. It only lets you carry your unhappiness around in style.

--Shannon L. Alder
quote by Max Stafford-Clark: Boasting about wealth is an open invitation to others to divest you of it. with background image: black porsche 911 on road during daytime
Background Photo: Lorenzo Gerosa

Boasting about wealth is an open invitation to others to divest you of it.

--Stewart Stafford
quote by Tim Jackson (economist): We spend money we don't have, on things we don't need, to make impressions that don't matter. with background image: photo of author Tim Jackson (economist) with quote

We spend money we don't have, on things we don't need, to make impressions that don't matter.

--Tim Jackson
quote by Eddie Barclay: Money never prevented anyone from being happy or unhappy. with background image: white and black coupe beside white building paint
Background Photo: Matt Atherton

Money never prevented anyone from being happy or unhappy.

--Eddie Barclay
quote by Rita Davenport: Money isn't everything... but it ranks right up there with oxygen. with background image: watch on wrist wallpaper
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Money isn't everything... but it ranks right up there with oxygen.

--Rita Davenport
quote by Dan Lok: A penny saved is still just a fucking penny. with background image: white text on rocky beach background

A penny saved is still just a fucking penny.

--Dan Lok
quote by Jim Oberweis: Money has a way of trumping even the gravest of enemies over time. with background image: white text on gray background

Money has a way of trumping even the gravest of enemies over time.

--Jim Oberweis
quote by Frank Gorshin: With money, who needs friends? with background image: gold round coins on brown wooden table
Background Photo: Matthew Lancaster

With money, who needs friends?

--Frank Gorshin
quote by Adam Smith: All money is a matter of belief. with background image: gold round coins on brown wooden table
Background Photo: Matthew Lancaster

All money is a matter of belief.

--Adam Smith
quote by Adlai E. Stevenson: There was a time when a fool and his money were soon parted, but now it happens to everybody. with background image: photo of author Adlai E. Stevenson with quote

There was a time when a fool and his money were soon parted, but now it happens to everybody.

--Adlai E. Stevenson
quote by Agatha Christie: What good is money if it can't buy happiness? with background image: copper-colored coins on in person's hands
Background Photo: Annie Spratt

What good is money if it can't buy happiness?

--Agatha Christie
quote by Agatha Christie: Where large sums of money are concerned, it is advisable to trust nobody. with background image: photo of author Agatha Christie with quote

Where large sums of money are concerned, it is advisable to trust nobody.

--Agatha Christie
quote by B. C. Forbes: Real riches are the riches possessed inside. with background image: photo of author B. C. Forbes with quote

Real riches are the riches possessed inside.

--B.C. Forbes
quote by Buzz Aldrin: To me, money is a commodity that a person must have to function, not a goal in itself. with background image: photo of author Buzz Aldrin with quote

To me, money is a commodity that a person must have to function, not a goal in itself.

--Buzz Aldrin
quote by Cesare Pavese: To despise money, one must have plenty of it. with background image: pink pig coin bank on brown wooden table
Background Photo: Andre Taissin

To despise money, one must have plenty of it.

--Cesare Pavese
quote by Chris Rock: Wealth is not about having a lot of money; it's about having a lot of options. with background image: woman wearing black bikini tap swimming on body of water between trees
Background Photo: Maximilien T'Scharner

Wealth is not about having a lot of money; it's about having a lot of options.

--Chris Rock
quote by Edith Wharton: The only way not to think about money is to have a great deal of it. with background image: private jet money plane wallpaper
Background Photo: Yoann Donzé

The only way not to think about money is to have a great deal of it.

--Edith Wharton
quote by Edmond Mbiaka: Money is only the root of all evil when it gets in the wrong hand. with background image: red coupe parked in front of black and gray building during daytime
Background Photo: Serge Kutuzov

Money is only the root of all evil when it gets in the wrong hand.

--Edmond Mbiaka
quote by Ehsan Sehgal: Saving money Today secures, eases, and beautifies Tomorrow. with background image: white and brown sailing boat
Background Photo: Roan Lavery

Saving money Today secures, eases, and beautifies Tomorrow.

--Ehsan Sehgal
quote by Euripides: Money is the wise man's religion. with background image: 100 US Dollar banknote
Background Photo: 金 �

Money is the wise man's religion.

--Euripides
quote by Fidel Castro: Capitalism is using its money; we socialists throw it away. with background image: woman lying on white lounge chair in the middle of pool
Background Photo: Jane Palash

Capitalism is using its money; we socialists throw it away.

--Fidel Castro
quote by Garth Brooks: You aren't wealthy until you have something money can't buy. with background image: rolls royce car wallpaper
Background Photo: Taras Chernus

You aren't wealthy until you have something money can't buy.

--Garth Brooks
quote by Guy Kawasaki: If you make meaning, you'll make money. with background image: 100 U.S. dollar banknote lot
Background Photo: Mackenzie Marco

If you make meaning, you'll make money.

--Guy Kawasaki
quote by Guy Kawasaki: If you make money, you might not make meaning. with background image: double coin stack wallpaper
Background Photo: Tezos

If you make money, you might not make meaning.

--Guy Kawasaki
quote by H. Jackson Brown, Jr. : No matter how hard you hug your money, it never hugs back. with background image: wine glasses shallow focus
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No matter how hard you hug your money, it never hugs back.

--H. Jackson Brown, Jr.
quote by H. Jackson Brown, Jr. : Measure your wealth by what you'd have left if you lost all your money. with background image: black vehicle on road between trees during daytime
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Measure your wealth by what you'd have left if you lost all your money.

--H. Jackson Brown, Jr.
quote by Haile Gebrselassie: If you're planning only to make money and nothing else, you'll be broke. with background image: rolls royce car wallpaper
Background Photo: Taras Chernus

If you're planning only to make money and nothing else, you'll be broke.

--Haile Gebrselassie
quote by Harvey S. Firestone: Thought, not money, is the real business capital. with background image: three assorted U.S. dollar banknotes
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Thought, not money, is the real business capital.

--Harvey S. Firestone
quote by Henry Fielding: Make money your god and it will plague you like the devil. with background image: woman wearing black bikini tap swimming on body of water between trees
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Make money your god and it will plague you like the devil.

--Henry Fielding
quote by Idowu Koyenikan: The more your money works for you, the less you have to work for money. with background image: white text on gray background

The more your money works for you, the less you have to work for money.

--Idowu Koyenikan
quote by J. R. Rim: Many people make the mistake of saving money by wasting time. with background image: white text on rocky beach background

Many people make the mistake of saving money by wasting time.

--J.R. Rim
quote by James Howell: The creditor hath a better memory than the debtor. with background image: copper-colored coins on in person's hands
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The creditor hath a better memory than the debtor.

--James Howell

quote by Jean-Jacques Rousseau: The money you have gives you freedom; the money you pursue enslaves you. with background image: two private jets money plane
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The money you have gives you freedom; the money you pursue enslaves you.

--Jean-Jacques Rousseau
quote by Jim Harrison: Success and money can really be quite blinding. with background image: 100 US Dollar banknote
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Success and money can really be quite blinding.

--Jim Harrison
quote by John Dewey: No man's credit is as good as his money. with background image: green and white ceramic figurine
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No man's credit is as good as his money.

--John Dewey
quote by John Dryden: And plenty makes us poor. with background image: person wearing suit reading business newspaper
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And plenty makes us poor.

--John Dryden
quote by John Maynard Keynes: Most men love money and security more, and creation and construction less, as they get older. with background image: photo of author John Maynard Keynes with quote

Most men love money and security more, and creation and construction less, as they get older.

--John Maynard Keynes
quote by John Ray: Spend not where you may save; spare not where you must spend. with background image: man standing in bathroom with bathtub next to body of water
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Spend not where you may save; spare not where you must spend.

--John Ray
quote by John Updike: Money is like water in a leaky bucket: no sooner there, it begins to drip. with background image: watch on wrist wallpaper
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Money is like water in a leaky bucket: no sooner there, it begins to drip.

--John Updike
quote by Jonathan Swift: A wise man should have money in his head, but not in his heart. with background image: liquor pouring on clear shot glass
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A wise man should have money in his head, but not in his heart.

--Jonathan Swift
quote by Katharine Whitehorn: The rule is not to talk about money with people who have much more or much less than you. with background image: body of water surrounded with plants under cloudy sky
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The rule is not to talk about money with people who have much more or much less than you.

--Katharine Whitehorn
quote by Kevin O'Leary: Money equals freedom. with background image: green plant on brown round coins
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Money equals freedom.

--Kevin O'Leary
quote by Kevin O'Leary: Money has no grey areas. You either make it or you lose it. with background image: wine glasses shallow focus
Background Photo: Anthony DELANOIX

Money has no grey areas. You either make it or you lose it.

--Kevin O'Leary
quote by Kevin O'Leary: Don't cry about money, it never cries for you. with background image: person holding fan of 100 us dollar bill
Background Photo: Omid Armin

Don't cry about money, it never cries for you.

--Kevin O'Leary
quote by Kevin O'Leary: Don't cry for money. It never cries for you. with background image: man in black pants sitting on chair
Background Photo: Ira Ostafiichuk

Don't cry for money. It never cries for you.

--Kevin O'Leary
quote by Leland Stanford: Money is the great tool through whose means labor and skill become universally co-operative. with background image: photo of author Leland Stanford with quote

Money is the great tool through whose means labor and skill become universally co-operative.

--Leland Stanford
quote by Mary Quant: Having money is rather like being a blond. It is more fun but not vital. with background image: black vehicle on road between trees during daytime
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Having money is rather like being a blond. It is more fun but not vital.

--Mary Quant
quote by Mason Cooley: Money: power at its most liquid. with background image: white and black boat on sea during daytime
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Money: power at its most liquid.

--Mason Cooley
quote by Mason Cooley: Money is to my social existence what health is to my body. with background image: liquor pouring on clear shot glass
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Money is to my social existence what health is to my body.

--Mason Cooley
quote by Matshona Dhliwayo: Money talks, but power shouts. with background image: white and black boat on sea during daytime
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Money talks, but power shouts.

--Matshona Dhliwayo
quote by Matshona Dhliwayo: The say money talks, but I've seen it sing, and even seen it dance. with background image: white and brown sailing boat
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The say money talks, but I've seen it sing, and even seen it dance.

--Matshona Dhliwayo
quote by Michael Caine: Save your money. You're going to need twice as much money in your old age as you think. with background image: photo of author Michael Caine with quote

Save your money. You're going to need twice as much money in your old age as you think.

--Michael Caine
quote by Nassim Nicholas Taleb: Wealth does not make people happy, but positive increases in wealth may. with background image: airplane wing above body of water during daytime
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Wealth does not make people happy, but positive increases in wealth may.

--Nassim Nicholas Taleb
quote by Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr. : A man is usually more careful of his money than of his principles. with background image: man standing in bathroom with bathtub next to body of water
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A man is usually more careful of his money than of his principles.

--Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr.

quote by Paul Newman: Money won is twice as sweet as money earned. with background image: double coin stack wallpaper
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Money won is twice as sweet as money earned.

--Paul Newman
quote by Plautus: You must spend money to make money. with background image: silver round coin on white ceramic pig coin bank
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You must spend money to make money.

--Plautus
quote by Publilius Syrus: Fortune is like glass -- the brighter the glitter, the more easily broken. with background image: man holding his black suit
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Fortune is like glass -- the brighter the glitter, the more easily broken.

--Publilius Syrus
quote by Publilius Syrus: Money alone sets all the world in motion. with background image: white text on rocky beach background

Money alone sets all the world in motion.

--Publilius Syrus
quote by Publilius Syrus: Be your money's master, not its slave. with background image: 1 U.S. dollar
Background Photo: Annie Spratt

Be your money's master, not its slave.

--Publilius Syrus
quote by Publilius Syrus: A good reputation is more valuable than money. with background image: 1 US dollar banknote
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A good reputation is more valuable than money.

--Publilius Syrus
quote by Ray Dalio: Look at what caused people to make a lot of money and you will see that usually it is in proportion to their production of what the society wanted. with background image: photo of author Ray Dalio with quote

Look at what caused people to make a lot of money and you will see that usually it is in proportion to their production of what the society wanted.

--Ray Dalio
quote by Robert Harris: The true currency of life is time, not money, and we've all got a limited stock of that. with background image: photo of author Robert Harris with quote

The true currency of life is time, not money, and we've all got a limited stock of that.

--Robert Harris
quote by Robert Herrick: Who covets more is evermore a slave. with background image: 1 us dollar bill
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Who covets more is evermore a slave.

--Robert Herrick
quote by Samuel Butler: The want of money is the root of all evil. with background image: green plant in clear glass cup
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The want of money is the root of all evil.

--Samuel Butler
quote by Scott Alexander: The best way to make happy money is to make money your hobby and not your god. with background image: woman lying on white lounge chair in the middle of pool
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The best way to make happy money is to make money your hobby and not your god.

--Scott Alexander
quote by Scott Alexander: Making money is a hobby that will complement any other hobbies you have, beautifully. with background image: white text on rocky beach background

Making money is a hobby that will complement any other hobbies you have, beautifully.

--Scott Alexander

quote by Spike Milligan: Money can't buy friends, but you can get a better class of enemy. with background image: photo of author Spike Milligan with quote

Money can't buy friends, but you can get a better class of enemy.

--Spike Milligan
quote by Spike Milligan: Money couldn't buy friends, but you got a better class of enemy. with background image: photo of author Spike Milligan with quote

Money couldn't buy friends, but you got a better class of enemy.

--Spike Milligan
quote by Suze Orman: Not everything is about money. with background image: None
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Not everything is about money.

--Suze Orman
quote by Suze Orman: The key to making money is to stay invested. with background image: brown and black tiger near body of water
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The key to making money is to stay invested.

--Suze Orman
quote by Suze Orman: Remember what I always say: people first, then money, then things. with background image: man holding his black suit
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Remember what I always say: people first, then money, then things.

--Suze Orman
quote by Tennessee Williams: You can be young without money, but you can't be old without it. with background image: man standing in bathroom with bathtub next to body of water
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You can be young without money, but you can't be old without it.

--Tennessee Williams
quote by Tertullian: Nothing that is God's is obtainable by money. with background image: grayscale photo of a bunch of metal tools
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Nothing that is God's is obtainable by money.

--Tertullian
quote by Tony Hsieh: Chase the vision, not the money. The money will end up following you. with background image: Rolls Royce car emblem wallpaper
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Chase the vision, not the money. The money will end up following you.

--Tony Hsieh
quote by Tyler Perry: The thing about using other people's money is they're going to set the rules. with background image: brown grass field during daytime
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The thing about using other people's money is they're going to set the rules.

--Tyler Perry
quote by William Somerset Maugham: Money is the string with which a sardonic destiny directs the motions of its puppets. with background image: photo of author William Somerset Maugham with quote

Money is the string with which a sardonic destiny directs the motions of its puppets.

--William Somerset Maugham
quote by Wallace Stevens: Money is a kind of poetry. with background image: coin stack wallpaper
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Money is a kind of poetry.

--Wallace Stevens
quote by Walter Annenberg: The greatest power is not money power, but political power. with background image: black porsche 911 on road during daytime
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The greatest power is not money power, but political power.

--Walter Annenberg
quote by Willard Scott: When you hit the big time, big money, big egos, people don't talk. You have no friends. with background image: red stain on white wall
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When you hit the big time, big money, big egos, people don't talk. You have no friends.

--Willard Scott
quote by Andrea Dworkin: Money speaks, but it speaks with a male voice. with background image: stacked round gold-colored coins on white surface
Background Photo: Ibrahim Rifath

Money speaks, but it speaks with a male voice.

--Andrea Dworkin
quote by Larry Flynt: After the first million, money isn't important. with background image: person holding fan of 100 us dollar bill
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After the first million, money isn't important.

--Larry Flynt
quote by Martin Amis: Weapons are like money; no one knows the meaning of enough. with background image: fawn pug on bed
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Weapons are like money; no one knows the meaning of enough.

--Martin Amis
quote by Caryll Houselander: Powerful to alleviate, to delay, to camouflage, though money is, in the end it lets us down. with background image: brown and white long coated small dog wearing eyeglasses on black laptop computer
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Powerful to alleviate, to delay, to camouflage, though money is, in the end it lets us down.

--Caryll Houselander
quote by Al Pacino: Money makes your life easier. If you're lucky to have it, you're lucky. with background image: watch on wrist wallpaper
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Money makes your life easier. If you're lucky to have it, you're lucky.

--Al Pacino
quote by Ang Lee: Sensitivity and money are like parallel lines. They don't meet. with background image: man holding his black suit
Background Photo: Jeremy Beadle

Sensitivity and money are like parallel lines. They don't meet.

--Ang Lee
quote by Abraham Polonsky: Money has no moral opinions. with background image: None
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Money has no moral opinions.

--Abraham Polonsky
quote by Bob Thaves: Money talks -- but credit has an echo. with background image: white and black boat on sea during daytime
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Money talks -- but credit has an echo.

--Bob Thaves
quote by Brad Schneider: I would borrow money all day long, if the cost of borrowing is less than the expected return. with background image: body of water surrounded with plants under cloudy sky
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I would borrow money all day long, if the cost of borrowing is less than the expected return.

--Brad Schneider
quote by Chevy Chase: How much do I owe you? with background image: photo of author Chevy Chase with quote

How much do I owe you?

--Chevy Chase
quote by Christopher Marlowe: Money can't buy love, but it improves your bargaining position. with background image: two private jets money plane
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Money can't buy love, but it improves your bargaining position.

--Christopher Marlowe
quote by David Bautista: Money Talks. Chocolate Sings. with background image: white text on rocky beach background

Money Talks. Chocolate Sings.

--David Bautista
quote by Elizabeth Warren: Balancing your money is the key to having enough. with background image: clear crystal uplight chandelier
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Balancing your money is the key to having enough.

--Elizabeth Warren
quote by David Geffen: Anybody who thinks money will make you happy, hasn't got money. with background image: white and brown sailing boat
Background Photo: Roan Lavery

Anybody who thinks money will make you happy, hasn't got money.

--David Geffen
quote by David Korten: Money is not wealth. Money is a claim on wealth. with background image: woman holding two round gold-colored coins
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Money is not wealth. Money is a claim on wealth.

--David Korten
quote by David Korten: Money is a mechanism for control. with background image: assorted banknotes and coins
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Money is a mechanism for control.

--David Korten
quote by Dmitry Medvedev: When you borrow money, you should always think how you're going to pay it back. with background image: photo of author Dmitry Medvedev with quote

When you borrow money, you should always think how you're going to pay it back.

--Dmitry Medvedev
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