Frugality Quotes

We make ourselves rich by making our wants few.
- Henry David Thoreau
Frugality is one of the most beautiful and joyful words in the English language, and yet one that we are culturally cut off from understanding and enjoying. The consumption society has made us feel that happiness lies in having things, and has failed to teach us the happiness of not having things.
- Elise Boulding
Being frugal does not mean being cheap! It means being economical and avoiding waste.
- Catherine Pulsifer
Happiness is making the most of what you have.
- Rosamunde Pilcher
With greater emphasis on working to live, not living to work, we are creating awareness for simpler solutions, a more creative existence with healthier, happier longevity, for those brave enough to accept the challenge.
- Tracey Smith
It is great wealth to a soul to live frugally with a contented mind.
- Lucretius
Frugality may be termed the daughter of Prudence, the sister of Temperance, and the parent of Liberty.
- Samuel Johnson
If you can, you will quickly find that the greatest rate of return you will earn is on your own personal spending. Being a smart shopper is the first step to getting rich.
- Mark Cuban
The way to wealth depends on just two words, industry and frugality.
- Benjamin Franklin
Shopping secondhand is like a treasure hunt. It takes time to learn how to bargain shop, but you can become a money-saving thrift store shopper by planning ahead and being prepared.
- Sara Noel
By sowing frugality we reap liberty, a golden harvest.
- Agesilaus
If you realize that you have enough, you are truly rich.
- Lao Tzu
Frugality is founded on the principle that all riches have limits.
- Edmund Burke
Thrift comes too late when you find it at the bottom of your purse.
- Seneca
Material blessings, when they pay beyond the category of need, are weirdly fruitful of headache.
- Philip Wylie
Without frugality none can be rich, and with it very few would be poor.
- Samuel Johnson

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