Waste not, want not. My parents pounded this idiom into my head all through my childhood.
There have been three DYI (do-it-yourself) opportunities at home this week that allowed me to choose frugality over unneeded spending by hiring someone else to do the work.
The “fuck off” fund is your line of defense in the life game of hard knocks.
Be studious in your profession, and you will be learned. Be industrious and frugal….
Too many people spend money they haven’t earned….
….frugality and thrift includes being prepared for the unknown.
People don’t realize how easy they have it these days.
He who will not economize….
Sometimes the poor are praised for being thrifty.
….one of the first duties which a man owes….