Saving Money Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old saving money quotes, saving money sayings, and saving money proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

The safe way to double your money is to fold it over once and put it in your pocket.     

Kin Hubbard

Be saving, but not at the cost of all liberality. Have the soul of a king and the hand of a wise economist.     

Joseph Joubert

Look everywhere you can to cut a little bit from your expenses. It will all add up to a meaningful sum.     

Suze Orman

The quickest way to double your money is to fold it in half and put it in your back pocket.     

Will Rogers

A budget is telling your money where to go instead of wondering where it went.     

John C. Maxwell

You must learn to save first and spend afterwards.     

John Poole

Balancing your money is the key to having enough.     

Elizabeth Warren

Saving must become a priority, not just a thought. Pay yourself first.     

Dave Ramsey

The habit of saving is itself an education; it fosters every virtue, teaches self-denial, cultivates the sense of order, trains to forethought, and so broadens the mind.     

T.T. Munger

Many people take no care of their money till they come nearly to the end of it, and others do just the same with their time.     

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

It's good to have money and the things that money can buy, but it's good, too, to check up once in a while and make sure that you haven't lost the things that money can't buy.     

George Lorimer

By definition, saving for anything requires us to not get things now so that we can get bigger ones later.     

Jean Chatzky

The art is not in making money, but in keeping it.     


He who will not economize will have to agonize.     


The easiest way to save money is to waste less energy.     

Barack Obama

A simple fact that is hard to learn is that the time to save money is when you have some.     

Joe Moore

Saving is a very fine thing. Especially when your parents have done it for you.     

Winston Churchill

Money looks better in the bank than on your feet.     

Sophia Amoruso

It's not how much money you make, but how much money you keep, how hard it works for you, and how many generations you keep it for.     

Robert Kiyosaki

Wealth consists not in having great possessions, but in having few wants.     


If we command our wealth, we shall be rich and free. If our wealth commands us, we are poor indeed.     

Edmund Burke

When a man has learned to live without money, he thought, a few rubles can go a long way.     

Dan Millman

Spend not where you may save; spare not where you must spend.     

John Ray

Save a little money each month and at the end of the year you'll be surprised at how little you have.     

Ernest Haskins

Money has never made man happy, nor will it, there is nothing in its nature to produce happiness. The more of it one has the more one wants.     

Benjamin Franklin

A man is usually more careful of his money than he is of his principles.     

Ralph Waldo Emerson

If you can count your money, you don't have a billion dollars.     

J. Paul Getty

There is a gigantic difference between earning a great deal of money and being rich.     

Marlene Dietrich

If you wish to get rich, save what you get. A fool can earn money; but it takes a wise man to save and dispose of it to his own advantage.     

Brigham Young

Saving requires us to not get things now so that we can get bigger ones later.     

Jean Chatzky