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> inspirational quotes

I love inspirational quotes and they’re always my favourite part of any book.  I’m pleased to offer you a sampling of some of the empowering quotes that are included in The Woman’s Guide to Money and The Prosperity Factor.  I hope you enjoy them as much as I have! 

PROSPERITY TIP: copy and paste a quote each week to a word document, print it and paste it on your bathroom mirror for focused inspiration every day.


"Let us endeavour so to live that when we come to die even the undertaker will be sorry.”

Mark Twain

“This time, like all times, is a very good one, if we but know what to do with it.”

Ralph Waldo Emerson

“In the providence of the mind, what one believes to be true either is true or becomes true.”

John Lilly

"Compassion for others begins with kindness to ourselves."

Perma Chodron

"The mass of men lead lives of quiet desperation.”

Henry David Thoreau

“Money frees you from doing the things you dislike.  Since I dislike doing nearly everything, money is handy.”

Groucho Marx

“I’m living so far beyond my income that we may almost be said to be living apart.”

e e cumings

"I want to be thoroughly used up when I die, for the harder I work the more I live.  I rejoice in life for its own sake."

George Bernard Shaw

“Nothing splendid has ever been achieved except by those who dared believe that something inside of them was superior to circumstance.”

Bruce Barton

“Don’t be too timid and squeamish about your actions.  All life is an experiment.  The more experiments you make the better.”

Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Judge a man by his questions rather than his answers.”


“The worst loneliness is not to be comfortable with yourself.”

Mark Twain

“The unexamined life is not worth living”


“The best way out is always through.”

Robert Frost

“If you think that something small cannot make a difference, try going to sleep with a mosquito in the room.”

Author unknown

"Minds are like parachutes.  They only function when they are open."

Sir James Dewar

"Believe your life is worth living and your belief will help create the fact."

William James

“We have been taught to believe that negative equals realistic and positive equals unrealistic.”

Susan Jeffers

“I can believe anything, provided that it’s quite incredible.”

Oscar Wilde

“There are three kinds of lies; lies, damned lies and statistics.”

Benjamin Disraeli

“High thoughts must have high language.”


“Paying attention to simple little things that most men neglect makes a few men rich.”

Henry Ford

“They are able because they think they are able.”


“The problem with any written law is that you don’t know where to go to erase it.”

Glaser and Way

“Nurture your mind with great thoughts; to believe in the heroic makes heroes.”

Benjamin Disraeli

"If you would thoroughly know anything, teach it to others."

Tryon Edwards

“A banker is a fellow who lends you his umbrella when the sun is shining, but wants it back the minute it begins to rain.”

Mark Twain

“If you owe the bank $100 that’s your problem. If you owe the bank $100 million, that’s the bank’s problem:

Jean Paul Getty

“I saw a bank that said “24 Hour Banking”; but I don’t have that much time.”

Ogden Nash

“Habit is either the best of servants or the worst of masters.”

Nathaniel Emmons

“We are what we repeatedly do.”


“If only God would give me some clear sign! Like making a large deposit in my name in a Swiss bank.”

Woody Allen

“We have a balance of $0.32 in the bank … Which made us four-and-a-half trillion dollars richer than the federal government.”

Jim Borgman

“Pleasure is the object, duty and goal of all rational creatures.”


“Joy is never in our power and pleasure often is.”

C.S. Lewis

“An inordinate passion for pleasure is the secret of remaining young.”

Oscar Wilde

“A large income is the best recipe for happiness I ever heard of.”

Jane Austen

“Those are my principles, and if you don't like them ... well, I have others."

Groucho Marx

Check back soon for even more inspirational quotes soon!  The Woman's Guide to Money & The Prosperity Factor have over one hundred quotes within their pages.  Get your copies today!