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66 Greatest Quotes About Value


Pleasure becomes a value, a teleological end in itself. It's probably more Western than U.S. per se. David Foster Wallace
Anything that just costs money is cheap. John Steinbeck
Praise, like gold and diamonds, owes its value only to its scarcity. Samuel Johnson
It is not always the same thing to be a good man and a good citizen. Aristotle
Better a diamond with a flaw than a pebble without. Confucius
You don't get paid for the hour. You get paid for the value you bring to the hour. Jim Rohn
Try not to become a man of success, but rather try to become a man of value. Albert Einstein
The price of anything is the amount of life you exchange for it. Henry David Thoreau
What we obtain too cheap, we esteem too lightly; it is dearness only that gives everything its value. Thomas Paine
What I value is the naked contact of a mind. Virginia Woolf
Nothing can have value without being an object of utility. Karl Marx
I just do art because I’m ugly and there’s nothing else for me to do. Andy Warhol
Bad times have a scientific value. These are occasions a good learner would not miss. Ralph Waldo Emerson
Mathematics expresses values that reflect the cosmos, including orderliness, balance, harmony, logic, and abstract beauty. Deepak Chopra
We may define therapy as a search for value. Abraham Maslow
A man who dares to waste one hour of time has not discovered the value of life. Charles Darwin
Don't tell me what you value. Show me your budget and I'll tell you what you value. Joe Biden
I'm happy that I have brought laughter because I have been shown by many the value of it in so many lives, in so many ways. Lucille Ball
The value of experience is not in seeing much, but in seeing wisely. William Osler
Cherish your human connections - your relationships with friends and family. Barbara Bush
In the absence of the gold standard, there is no way to protect savings from confiscation through inflation. There is no safe store of value. Alan Greenspan
Don't be seduced into thinking that that which does not make a profit is without value. Arthur Miller
Not life, but good life, is to be chiefly valued. . Socrates
Sincerity makes the very least person to be of more value than the most talented hypocrite. Charles Spurgeon
I value my garden more for being full of blackbirds than of cherries, and very frankly give them fruit for their songs. Joseph Addison
National honor is the national property of the highest value. James Monroe
I am rare, and there is value in all rarity; therefore, I am valuable. Og Mandino
What should I possibly have to tell you, oh venerable one? Perhaps that you're searching far too much? That in all that searching, you don't find the time for finding? Hermann Hesse
The alchemists in their search for gold discovered many other things of greater value. Arthur Schopenhauer
The role of a creative leader is not to have all the ideas; it's to create a culture where everyone can have ideas and feel that they're valued. Ken Robinson
The scholar does not consider gold and jade to be precious treasures, but loyalty and good faith. Confucius
Every positive value has its price in negative terms... the genius of Einstein leads to Hiroshima. Pablo Picasso
A subtle thought that is in error may yet give rise to fruitful inquiry that can establish truths of great value. Isaac Asimov
Price is what you pay. Value is what you get. Warren Buffett
Warren Buffett is famous for talking about the 'intrinsic value' of stocks. But while many people parrot this phrase, few know what it really means. Robert Kiyosaki
Value is not made of money, but a tender balance of expectation and longing. Barbara Kingsolver
I will place no value on anything I have or may possess except in relation to the kingdom of Christ. David Livingstone
Value your friendship. Value your relationships. Barbara Bush
To a person in love, the value of the individual is intuitively known. Love needs no logic for its mission. Charles Lindbergh
Value judgments are destructive to our proper business, which is curiosity and awareness. John Cage
A check or credit card, a Gucci bag strap, anything of value will do. Give as you live. Jesse Jackson
Any general statement is like a check drawn on a bank. Its value depends on what is there to meet it. Ezra Pound
I never read reviews. I'm not interested. But I value a lot the reactions of the spectators. Hayao Miyazaki
Technique is the test of sincerity. If a thing isn't worth getting the technique to say, it is of inferior value. Ezra Pound
Causal analysis provides absolutely no value judgment, and a value judgment is absolutely not a causal explanation. Max Weber
If the technical innovations of the Impressionists led merely to a more accurate representation of nature, it was perhaps of not much value in enlarging their powers of expression. Edward Hopper
The question of the value of nationality in art is perhaps unsolvable. Edward Hopper
My hero wants to belong too, but he doesn't want to give up all the things he came to value in the west. Orhan Pamuk
I don't value prizes of any sort. David Hockney
We're not up there in space just to joyride around. We're up there to do things that are of value to everybody right here on Earth. John Glenn