Money Makes the World Go Around…

by anitageorge on January 21, 2010

Shakespeare’s Merchant of Venice focuses on the power of gold–money. Post a saying about money, but remember: no saying can be used more than once on this blog! Read the previous posts before adding your “two cent’s worth.”

Your post must include a photo of Venice–search online for a particularly appealing picture–and signed with your full name.

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Natalie Kwok April 25, 2010 at 2:24 pm

“Poor and content is rich, and rich enough.”
-William Shakespeare

http://www.brainyquote.com/quotes/quotes/w/williamsha161846.html

Timothy Schroeder April 21, 2010 at 7:17 pm

http://www.shafferfineart.com/_borders/Dreams_of_Venice.jpg

A penny saved is a penny earned. – Benjamin Franklin

Ingrid Ip January 27, 2010 at 12:12 pm

“Money is not the most important thing in the world. Love is. Fortunately, I love money.”

Venice Ghettos: http://www.museumplanet.com/image/venice/get/get010.jpg

John Torrance, Grade 9 January 27, 2010 at 12:05 pm

sorry…

“The easiest way for your children to learn about money is for you not to have any.” – Katharine Whitehorn

John Torrance, Grade 9 January 26, 2010 at 4:18 pm

“Time is more valuable than money. You can get more money, but you cannot get more time.” – Jim Rohn

http://www.travel-tidbits.com/tidbits/Venice,%20Gondola.jpg

Ingrid Ip January 22, 2010 at 9:25 pm

“Time is more valuable than money. You can get more money, but you cannot get more time.”
-Jim Rohn

Venice Ghettos: http://www.museumplanet.com/image/venice/get/get010.jpg

Timothy Leung January 22, 2010 at 7:19 pm

Money isn’t everything – but it’s a long way ahead of what comes next.
- Edmund Stockdale

http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pixies/2009/2/28/1235861108613/Venice-Italy-001.jpg

Eric Lee January 21, 2010 at 6:16 pm

“Money is like a sixth sense – and you can’t make use of the other five without it”

http://media.photobucket.com/image/venice/preetomaam/18-Venice1.jpg

Maple Tang January 21, 2010 at 6:02 pm

If you would be wealthy, think of saving as well as getting – Benjamin Franklin

http://tourstravelandhotelbooking.files.wordpress.com/2009/12/vienna_austria.jpg

Chloe Koong January 21, 2010 at 5:54 pm

Money is human happiness in the abstract; he, then, who is no longer capable of enjoying human happiness in the concrete devotes himself utterly to money.
- Arthur Schopenhaue

http://www.flickr.com/photos/frizztext/2189146154/

Alexander Tang January 21, 2010 at 5:48 pm

Annual income twenty pounds, annual expenditure nineteen six, result happiness. Annual income twenty pounds, annual expenditure twenty pound ought and six, result
misery.

http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/fac/arts/arthistory/venicehomepage/rialto_bridge.jpg

Taryn Pillay January 21, 2010 at 5:45 pm

I am opposed to millionaires, but it would be dangerous to offer me the position. ~Mark Twain
http://z.about.com/d/goeurope/1/0/U/H/venice_9.jpg

Julian Kwong January 21, 2010 at 5:41 pm

The real measure of your wealth is how much you’d be worth if you lost all your money. ~Author Unknown

http://www.galenfrysinger.com/europe/venice13.jpg

Tiffany Cheung January 21, 2010 at 5:41 pm

http://cache.virtualtourist.com/2778096-St_Marks_Square_Byzantine_Basilica-Venice.jpg

“My problem lies in reconciling my gross habits with my net income.”
Errol Flynn (1909 – 1959)

Jason Tam January 21, 2010 at 5:40 pm
Hayley Ho January 21, 2010 at 5:40 pm

“Time is more valuable than money. You can get more money, but you cannot get more time.” – Jim Rohn

http://media-cdn.tripadvisor.com/media/photo-s/01/0f/d7/82/venice1.jpg

Janice Ho January 21, 2010 at 5:39 pm

The real measure of your wealth is how much you’d be worth if you lost all your money.

http://www.thetravelpeach.com/europe-vacations/venice.jpg

– Janice Ho

Renzo Bautista January 21, 2010 at 5:37 pm

The love of money is the root of all evil. – Timothy 6:10

http://www.alumnae.mtholyoke.edu/news/enews/images/Venice.jpg

Jennifer Tse January 21, 2010 at 5:36 pm

lack of money is the root of all evil – George Bernard Shaw

http://media.smithsonianmag.com/images/venice_marco.jpg

— Jennifer Tse

012046 January 21, 2010 at 3:11 pm

“Money is a good servant but a bad master.”
- H. L. Mencken

http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/7/7a/Venezia_2004.jpg

–Naomi Ushiyama, Grade 9

074085 January 21, 2010 at 11:54 am

This is a very easy way to return from a casino with a small fortune: go there with a large one -Jack Yelton

http://www.galenfrysinger.com/europe/venice13.jpg

– Matt Gelsomino, Grade 9

074085 January 21, 2010 at 11:52 am

Robert Frost: Money Quotes
A bank is a place where they lend you an umbrella in fair weather and ask for it back when it begins to rain

http://traveldk.com/dkimages/0-venice_master.jpg

— Mitch McMaster, Grade 9

074085 January 21, 2010 at 11:51 am

No matter how hard you hug your money, it never hugs back.

http://www.freedigitalphotos.net/image/s_venice4.jpg

— Brittany Solarz, Grade 9

074085 January 21, 2010 at 11:48 am

When money speaks, the truth keeps silent.
- Russian Proverb

http://cinematicpassions.files.wordpress.com/2009/07/venice-italy.jpg

— Sophie Youtz, Grade 9

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