Vicki Robin quotes

Who the heck is Vicki Robin?

Author of the book Your Money or Your Life which kickstarted the Financial Independence community.

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Vicki Robin quotes

“He who knows he has enough is rich.”

Vicki Robin Your Money or Your Life

“If you live for having it all, what you have is never enough.”

Vicki Robin Your Money or Your Life

“It is easier to tell our therapist about our sex life than it is to tell our accountant about our finances.”

Vicki Robin Your Money or Your Life

“Life is too precious to be a spectator sport. We are no longer merely fans, rooting for the winning team. We are the team.”

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“Money is something we choose to trade our life energy for.”

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“One day a young girl watched her mother prepare a ham for baking. At one point the daughter asked, “Mom, why did you cut off both ends of the ham?” “Well, because my mother always did,” said the mother. “But why?” “I don’t know. Let’s go ask Grandma.”
So they went to Grandma’s and asked her, “Grandma, when you prepared the ham for baking, you always cut off both ends. Why did you do that?” “My mother always did it,” said Grandma. “But why?” “I don’t know. Let’s go ask Great-grandma.” So off they went to Great-grandma’s. “Great-grandma, when you prepared the ham for baking, you always cut off both ends. Why did you do that?” “Well,” Great-grandma said, “the pan was too small.”

Vicki Robin Your Money or Your Life

“Waste lies not in the number of possessions but in the failure to enjoy them.”

Vicki Robin Your Money or Your Life

“We no longer live life. We consume it.”

Vicki Robin Your Money or Your Life