Spending Other People’s Money Quotes by Dick Armey, Margaret Thatcher, John Randolph of Roanoke, Will Rogers, Ed Crane, Khalil Gibran and many others.
Three groups spend other people’s money: children, thieves, politicians. All three need supervision.
Socialist governments traditionally do make a financial mess. They always run out of other people’s money. It’s quite a characteristic of them.
That most delicious of all privileges – spending other people’s money.
Advertising is the art of convincing people to spend money they don’t have for something they don’t need.
Do we really want the people who created $40 trillion of unfunded liabilities in Social Security and Medicare in charge of our health care? Faceless bureaucrats, power-lusting politicians, and people spending other people’s money are a recipe for disaster.
Money is like love; it kills slowly and painfully the one who withholds it, and enlivens the other who turns it on his fellow man.
It is good to have money and the things that money can buy, but it’s good too, to check up once in a while and make sure you haven’t lost the things money can’t buy.
Many people take no care of their money till they come nearly to the end of it, and others do just the same with their time.
The problem with socialism is that you eventually run out of other peoples’ money.
It’s a kind of spiritual snobbery that makes people think they can be happy without money.
Never spend your money before you have earned it.
Money is the barometer of a society’s virtue.
Democrats have always wanted to grow government with revenues from our society’s producers. They aren’t sincere about reducing the deficit, because they will not abandon their addiction to spending other people’s money.