MONEY,MONEY,MONEY...Proverbs To Ponder On


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A Power Point Presentation of a selection of Proverbs about Money. For Reflection to develop a mind of non-attachment and freedom.

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MONEY,MONEY,MONEY...Proverbs To Ponder On

  1. 1. MONEY MONEY MONEY Proverbs To Ponder On
  2. 2. When money speaks, the truth keeps silent. Russian proverb With money you can buy a house, but not a home. Chinese Proverb
  3. 3. Public money is like holy water; everyone helps himself to it. Italian proverb With money you can buy a clock, but not time. Chinese Proverb
  4. 4. Getting money is like digging with a needle. Spending it is like water soaking into the sand. Japanese proverb With money you can buy a bed, but not sleep. Chinese Proverb
  5. 5. After a rich man gets rich, his next ambition is to get richer. American proverb With money you can buy a book, but not knowledge. Chinese Proverb
  6. 6. A fool may earn money, but it takes a wise man to keep it. English Proverb With money you can buy a doctor, but not good health. Chinese Proverb
  7. 7. If it hurts to spend your money, you will go hungry. African Proverb With money you can buy a position, but not respect. Chinese Proverb
  8. 8. Birds are caught with seed, men with money. Armenian Proverb With money you can buy blood, but not life. Chinese Proverb
  9. 9. Once the last tree is cut and the last river poisoned, you will find you cannot eat your money. Canadian Proverb With money you can buy sex, but not love. Chinese Proverb
  10. 10. An abundance of money ruins youth. English Proverb The day your horse dies and your money's gone, your relatives change into strangers. Chinese Proverb
  11. 11. Love does wonders, but money makes marriages. French Proverb He who can persuade someone not to gamble has earned money for him. Chinese Proverb
  12. 12. Money spent on the brain is never spent in vain. English Proverb Too many desires harm the mind; to desire much money harms the body. Chinese proverb
  13. 13. It is better in times of need to have a friend rather than money. Greek proverb Money made through dishonest practices will not last long. Chinese Proverb
  14. 14. Some people are masters of money, and some people are slaves of it. Russian Proverb Money lent, an enemy made. Portuguese Proverb
  15. 15. Money saved is as good as money gained. Danish Proverb Money taken, freedom forsaken. German Proverb
  16. 16. If you have the money, your opinion is accepted Hebrew Proverb Money is sharper than a sword. Proverb from Ghana
  17. 17. The End Health is the greatest gift, contentment is the greatest wealth, a trusted friend is the best relative, Nibbana is the greatest bliss. The Buddha With Metta, Bro. Oh Teik Bin