Expense Quotes

Quotes tagged as "expense" (showing 1-19 of 19)
Criss Jami
“In the fashion industry, everything goes retro except the prices.”
Criss Jami, Killosophy

Debasish Mridha
“Education is not an expense, but it is the capital ready to be invested.
The return depends on the wisdom you gained.”
Debasish Mridha

William Shakespeare
“I will go tell him of Hermia's flight:
Then to the wood will he to-morrow night
Pursue her; and for this intelligence
If I have thanks, it is a dear expense:
But herein mean I to enrich my pain,
To have his sight thither and back again.”
William Shakespeare, A Midsummer Night's Dream

Jody Cantrell Dyer
“Adoption is a beautiful, burdensome blessing.”
Jody Cantrell Dyer, The Eye of Adoption: The True Story of My Turbulent Wait for a Baby

Jody Cantrell Dyer
“No one 'just adopts'.”
Jody Cantrell Dyer, The Eye of Adoption: The True Story of My Turbulent Wait for a Baby

Drew Magary
“We're constantly judging and grading other parents, just to make sure that they aren't any better than us. I'm as guilty as anyone. I see some lady hand her kid a Nintendo DS at the supermarket and I instantly downgrade that lady to Shitty Parent status. I feel pressure to live up to a parental ideal that no one probably has ever achieved. I feel pressure to raise a group of human beings that will help America kick the shit out of Finland and South Korea in the world math rankings. I feel pressure to shield my kids from the trillion pages of hentai donkey porn out there on the Internet. I feel pressure to make the insane amounts of money needed for a supposedly 'middle-class' upbringing for the kids, an upbringing that includes a house and college tuition and health care and so many other expenses that you have to be a multimillionaire to afford it. PRESSURE PRESSURE PRESSURE.”
Drew Magary, Someone Could Get Hurt: A Memoir of Twenty-First-Century Parenthood

Haruki Murakami
“Image is everything. You don’t spare any expense to create the right image. And word of mouth is critical. Once you get a good reputation, momentum will carry you.”
Haruki Murakami, Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and His Years of Pilgrimage

Peter S. Beagle
“..no meal is good enough to justify all the money and effort wasted in preparing it. It is an illusion and an expense. Live as I do, undeceived.”
Peter S. Beagle, The Last Unicorn

Alexander Pope
“Tis use alone that sanctifies expense
And splendor borrows all her rays from sense.”
Alexander Pope, Moral Essays

Manoj Arora
“Your expenses will rise to meet your increased income, unless you are on a mission.”
Manoj Arora, From the Rat Race to Financial Freedom

“Do not cut down on your expenses, Increase your income!”
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Steven Magee
“If I were to go back in time with the knowledge that I have today about Electromagnetic Hypersensitivity (EHS), I would invest the money into changing the electrical characteristics of my body and exhaust that route first, particularly if no one else in the home is showing the condition. If everyone is sick in the home, it is probably an environmental issue that warrants expense on changing the environmental factors.”
Steven Magee

Jim George
“It is always wrong to enrich yourself at the expense of others.”
Jim George

Ziad K. Abdelnour
“If a problem can be solved by writing a check, it's not a problem, it's an expense.”
Ziad K. Abdelnour

Manoj Arora
“When you know the impact of little expenses, you will realise that there is nothing little in this world.”
Manoj Arora, From the Rat Race to Financial Freedom

Dada Bhagwan
“(Spoken) words are considered an ‘expense’. ‘Speech’ should not be spent away. Speech is wealth. It should be 'counted' upon spending. Does anyone ever give out money without counting it?”
Dada Bhagwan

Steven Magee
“The primary purpose of human resources is to protect the company at the expense of the employees.”
Steven Magee

“Do not impress others at the expense of your progress.”
Gift Gugu Mona

Steven Magee
“The military appears focused on protecting corporate interests at the expense of the common people.”
Steven Magee