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Groan under gold, yet weep for want of bread. (Quote by - Edward Young)

Drink because you are happy, but never because you are miserable. (Quote by - G. K. Chesterton)

The miserable hath no other medicine but only hope (Quote by - William Shakespeare)

O cursed hunger of pernicious gold? (Quote by - John Dryden)

Money can't buy happiness, but it can make you awfully comfortable while you're being miserable. (Quote by - Clare Boothe Luce)

A bottle of wine begs to be shared; I have never met a miserly wine lover. (Quote by - Clifton Fadiman)

Hoards after hoards his rising raptures fill; Yet still he sighs, for hoards are wanting still. (Quote by - Oliver Goldsmith)

The cleverness of avarice is but the cunning of imbecility. (Quote by - Edward George Earle Lytton Bulwer)

The contemplative life is often miserable. One must act more, think less, and not watch oneself live. (Quote by - Chamfort)

Nothing is miserable unless you think it is so (Quote by - Boethius)

Be miserable. Or motivate yourself. Whatever has to be done, it's always your choice. (Quote by - Wayne Dyer)

There is no more miserable human being than one in whom nothing is habitual but indecision (Quote by - William James)

Contemplation often makes life miserable. We should act more, think less, and stop watching ourselves live. (Quote by - Chamfort)

If I knew a miser, who gave up every kind of comfortable living, all the pleasure of doing good to others, all the esteem of his fellow-citizens, and the joys of benevolent friendship, for the sake of accumulating wealth. Poor man, said I, you pay too much for your whistle. (Quote by - Benjamin Franklin)

No one is so miserable as the poor person who maintains the appearance of wealth. (Quote by - Charles H. Spurgeon)

Nobody really cares if you're miserable, so you might as well be happy. (Quote by - Cynthia Nelms)

Misers mistake gold for their good; whereas it is only the means of obtaining it. (Quote by - Duc de la Rochefoucauld)

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