Wealthy Sayings and Quotes

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

With wealth comes responsibility. Jonathan Sacks
True wealth is not of the pocket, but of the heart and of the mind. Kevin Gates
All wealth is the product of labor. John Locke
To be wealthy and honored in an unjust society is a disgrace. Confucius
A man is rich in proportion to the number of things which he can afford to let alone. Henry David Thoreau
Wealthy people have not disappeared, they are just not so willing to show off their wealth. Martin Parr
The wealth of a soul is measured by how much it can feel; its poverty by how little. William Rounseville Alger
Wealth, in even the most improbable cases, manages to convey the aspect of intelligence. John Kenneth Galbraith
There is only one true wealth in all the universe–living time. Frank Herbert
The first wealth is health. Ralph Waldo Emerson
There is no wealth but life. John Ruskin
Riches don't make a man rich, they only make him busier. Christopher Columbus
Wealth is not his that has it, but his that enjoys it. Benjamin Franklin
Being rich is not about how much money you have or how many homes you own; it's the freedom to buy any book you want without looking at the price and wondering if you can afford it. John Waters
Wealth is the ability to fully experience life. Henry David Thoreau
The greatest wealth is to live content with little, for there is never want where the mind is satisfied. Lucretius
Wealth, like happiness, is never attained when sought after directly. It comes as a by-product of providing a useful service. Henry Ford
Wealth does not necessarily mean having millions and millions of pesos. Being wealthy simply means having the financial resources to support your chosen lifestyle. Wealth is nothing more than having money to fund your particular needs at any given time. Francisco Colayco
If you would be wealthy, think of saving as well as getting. Benjamin Franklin
Being wealthy isn't just a question of having lots of money. It's a question of what we want. Wealth isn't an absolute, it's relative to desire. Every time we seek something that we can't afford, we can be counted as poor, how much money we may actually have. Jean-Jacques Rousseau
Wealth can only be accumulated by the earnings of industry and the savings of frugality. John Tyler
Wealth is the product of man's capacity to think. Ayn Rand
The only question with wealth is, what do you do with it? John D. Rockefeller
The greatest wealth is to live content with little. Plato
Wealth is not about having a lot of money; it's about having a lot of options. Chris Rock
It is great wealth to a soul to live frugally with a contented mind. Lucretius
Wealth consists not in having great possessions, but in having few wants. Epictetus
Wealth is conspicuous, but poverty hides. James Reston
Wealth is well known to be a great comforter. Plato
You aren't wealthy until you have something money can't buy. Garth Brooks