Quotation Explorer - 'Expense'

When you become complacent with someone lying, whether it is a close friend, the media, or your government, then you have essentially given them permission to continue to do so and most often at your expense. - Gary Hopkins
A clergyman is one who feels himself called upon to live without working at the expense of the rascals who work to live. - Voltaire
We preoccupy ourselves with what we had or what we want to have at the expense of what we have. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
The concept of maximum promotion of human rights to the expense of the majority of people in fact undermines the entire concept of the human community. - Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn
Forgiveness spares the expense of anger, the cost of hatred, the waste of spirits. - Hannah More
Are you setting business goals? Try this:Step 1: Add a "0" to your revenue goal.Step 2: Take away a "0" from your expense goal.Step 3: Let your mind go to work.Thank me later. - Richie Norton
No sustainable prosperity or security can be attained at the expense or marginalization of others. Indeed, in today’s world, humanity will either triumph or fail as a whole. - Nayef Al-Rodhan
An apology can be a wonderful thing so long as it is infrequent and from the heart. However, beware of the person who justifies bad behavior with apologies. For them it is a means to an end, and quite often at your expense. - Gary Hopkins
war grows out of desire of the individual to gain advantage at the expense of his fellow man. - Napoleon Hill
Government is the great fiction through which everybody endeavors to live at the expense of everybody else.
We have created a culture of leadership "development" in the Church at the expense of ignore the ministry of the Church to making disciples. - John Paul Warren
Be a peacemaker but never at the expense of your character or God’s standards. - Jim George
I'm a kindhearted but highly competitive pragmatist. When I seek to win something, I always make certain it's never at the expense of anything more serious than the inadequate efforts of others. - Jonathan Kieran
Be not so bigoted to any custom as to worship it at the expense of truth. - Johann Georg Zimmermann
The worst thing you can do is make money at the expense of losing your time. - J.R. Rim
G - God’sR - RedemptionA - AtC - Christ’sE - Expense - Paul Silway
Be it remembered, that liberty must at all hazards be supported. We have a right to it, derived from our Maker. But if we have not, our fathers have earned and bought it for us at the expense of their ease, their estates, their pleasure, and their blood. - John Adams
A joke is never a joke if it is at the expense of another person's feelings - Heather Wolf
Do you have to regret spending money when you earn money? And when it is time to spend, you should be strong that you got the opportunity to pay off your debt. Income is one’s responsibility and expense is the means to clear off the responsibility. - Dada Bhagwan
Betrayal is advancing myself at the expense of the one who I committed myself to advance. - Craig D. Lounsbrough
Militarism has been by far the commonest cause of the breakdown of civilizations. The single art of war makes progress at the expense of all the arts of peace. - Arnold Joseph Toynbee
I recognize that I have the ability to be selfish, but I also recognize that you can't be happy if you only care about yourself at the expense of other people. - Russell Brand
I will either adamantly prioritize my agendas at the expense of the truth, or I will consistently bring my agendas into unrelenting obedience to the truth. And if for some reason you’re trying to determine who I truly am, the choice I make will tell you. - Craig D. Lounsbrough
My life is music, and in some vague, mysterious and subconscious way, I have always been driven by a taut inner spring which has propelled me to almost compulsively reach for perfection in music, often - in fact, mostly - at the expense of everything else in my life. - Stan Getz
Financial parasites: greedy people who live luxurious life at the expense and hard work of others." ~ , an excerpt from the book, Odyssey of a Heart, Home of a Soul - Angelica Hopes
Sin, on the contrary, is the pursuit of legitimate self-regarding interests at the expense of the neighbor, by spending our time and talents figuring out ways of exploiting them. - Frederick Nymeyer
You can't show love to someone at the expense of someone else who loves you. - Randy K. Milholland
For 60 years, my country, the United States, pursued stability at the expense of democracy in this region, here in the Middle East, and we achieved neither. - Condoleezza Rice
It is always wrong to enrich yourself at the expense of others. - Jim George
The state is that great fiction by which everyone tries to live at the expense of everyone else. - Frédéric Bastiat
Learning to dislike children at an early age saves a lot of expense and aggravation later in life. - Robert Byrne
Sex: the pleasure is momentary, the position ridiculous, and the expense damnable. - Lord Chesterfield
The determined scholar and the man of virtue will not seek to live at the expense of injuring their virtue. They will even sacrifice their lives to preserve their virtue complete. - Confucius
Social order at the expense of liberty is hardly a bargain.
Spare no expense when the investment is thyself. - Tyconis D. Allison Ty
Forgiveness is the economy of the heart.…forgiveness saves the expense of anger, the cost of hatred, the waste of spirits. - Hannah More
Worrying about what happened on Monday, or, what might happen on Wednesday, is at the expense of one’s Tuesday. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
Telling us to obey instinct is like telling us to obey "people." People say different things: so do instincts. Our instincts are at war.... Each instinct, if you listen to it, will claim to be gratified at the expense of the rest.... - C. S. Lewis
Rich Dad's Financial Statement: Income > Expense Asset > Liability - Robert T. Kiyosaki
Don’t try to please others at the expense of your values and your integrity. At the end of the day, you want to like yourself when you look in a mirror. - Millen Livis
Peace is costly, but it is worth the expense. - Kenyan Proverb
Give a girl an education and introduce her properly into the world, and ten to one but she has the means of settling well, without further expense to anybody. - Jane Austen
The problem with taxation is that authors can't write off whiskey as a business expense. - Bryan Way
Spare no expense to save money on this one. - Samuel Goldwyn
GRACES, n. Three beautiful goddesses, Aglaia, Thalia and Euphrosyne, who attended upon Venus, serving without salary. They were at no expense for board and clothing, for they ate nothing to speak of and dressed according to the weather, wearing whatever breeze happened to be blowing. - Ambrose Bierce
Of children as of procreation - the pleasure momentary, the posture ridiculous, the expense damnable. - Evelyn Waugh
The state is the great ficticious entity by which everyone seeks to live at the expense of everyone else.
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