Wednesday, August 22, 2012

#742 Economize or agonize

Beware of little expenses.  A small leak will sink a great ship.  ~ Benjamin Franklin

Cannot people realize how large an income is thrift?  ~ Cicero

Thrift is not an affair of the pocket, but an affair of character.  ~ S. W. Straus

Industry, thrift, and self-control are not sought because they create wealth, but because they create character.  ~ Calvin Coolidge

Be thrifty, but no covetous.  ~ George Herbert

He who does not economize will have to agonize.  ~ Confucius

- How vulnerable are you to little expenses?
- In what ways do thrift promote freedom?
- Where can you take steps to economize?