Famous Dave Ramsey Quotes About Money
Dave Ramsey has made his mark on the world helping people improve their relationship with money. These famous Dave Ramsey quotes about money, goals and entrepreneurship have inspired and changed the perspective of many to create change in their life.
Use this page as a source of inspiration to help you improve your money mindset, stay on track in creating the life you want to live – both through money management and through entrepreneurship.
Dave Ramsay Quotes About Money
We buy things we don’t need with money we don’t have to impress people we don’t like.
Act your wage
You must gain control over your money or the lack of it will forever control you.
Change is painful. Few people have the courage to seek out change. Most people won’t change until the pain of where they are exceeds the pain of change.
You must walk to the beat of a different drummer. The same beat that the wealthy hear. If the beat sounds normal, evacuate the dance floor immediately. The goal is not to be normal, because as my radio listeners know, normal is broke.
Winning at money is 80% behaviour and 20% head knowledge. What to do isn’t the problem; doing it is. Most of us know what to do but we just don’t do it. If I can control the guy in the mirror, I can be skinny and rich.
A budget is telling your money where to go, instead of wondering where it went.
It is human nature to want it and want it now; it’s also a sign of immaturity. Being willing to delay pleasure for a greater result is a sign of maturity.
A Typical millionaire lives in a middle-class home, drives a two-year-old (or older) paid-for car and buys blue jeans at Walmart.
There’s a whole generation growing up thinking… The government exists to care for them.
Someone who never has fun with money misses the point. Someone who never invests money will never have any. Someone who never gives is a monkey with his hand in a bottle.
If you will live like no one else now, later you can live like no one else
Measure your wealth not by the things you have, but by the things for which you would not take money.
Savings without a mission is garbage. Your money needs to work for you, not the other way around.
Content people may not have the best of everything, but they make the best of everything. That is who you want your children to be.
The German root word for “debt” is the same as for “guilt”
Financial peace isn’t the acquisition of stuff. It’s learning to live on less than you make, so you can give money back and have money to invest. You can’t win until you do this.
Debt is so engrained into our culture that most Americans cannot even envision a car without a payment, a house without a mortgage, a student without a loan, and credit without a card.
It seems almost as if the very thing we thought would make us happy (stuff) has stolen the thing that among others brings us the most happiness: relationships, real connected time-invested relationships.
Debt is normal! So why be normal?
“We are scaling down” is a painful statement to make to friends or family
I believe that through knowledge and discipline, financial peace is possible for all of us.
If you keep doing the same things, you will keep getting the same results. You are where you are now financially as a sum total of the decisions you’ve made to this point.
We want it all, and we can borrow to get it all, before we can afford it all.
Inspirational Dave Ramsey Quotes On Goals and Entrepreneurship
I finally realised that results are generated by activities. If I manage my activities then the results I want occur.
Should always be dreaming. Dreaming is a sign you have hope.
You must sell benefits not products
Humpty Dumpty is hard to put back together, and so is trust.
Requiring nothing of a child gives them no opportunity for failure or success.
No one wins the Super Bowl accidently. Be intentional, be passionate, don’t mail it in. You got this!
Children are sponges – they are going to absorb whatever is around them, so we need to be intentional about what surrounds them.
Fear is the enemy of hope.
There is tremendous satisfaction in working your tail off to hit a goal, then winning. It is worth the work.
You have to reach the point that what people think is not your primary motivator. Reaching the goal is the motivator.
You must plan your work and then work your plan
For your own good, for the good of your family and your future, grow a backbone. When something is wrong, stand up and say it is wrong, and don’t back down.
Pray like it all depends on God, but work like it all depends on you
Which Is Your Favourite?
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