Earlier or later, probably all of us have been (or will be) broke. It’s one of the hardest times in our lives, but who didn’t go through it probably won’t have good character when he has money.
Whether you have been broke in the past, you are broke now, or you are supposing that you are going to be broke in the future, we made a list of 20 quotes about being broke, make sure to enjoy them.
Being broke is a temporary situation. Being poor is a state of mind. -Mike Todd
Anybody can be going from being broke to being wealthy, as I did. -Jon Lovitz
I have a fear of being broke. That’s what I have a fear of. I’m not kidding. -Loni Love
The best thing that ever happened to me is that nothing happened in writing. I ended up working for engineering companies, and that’s where I found my material, in the everyday struggle between capitalism and grace. Being broke and tired, you don’t come home your best self. -George Saunders
I can remember living in the housing projects and being broke like it was yesterday. -Kenny Troutt
If you’re broke, you don’t want to rap about being broke; you gonna rap about hustling and getting that bread. -Juicy J
I rather go broke building my dreams then just get by living somebody else’s. Stay true to your vision.
I didn’t have any knowledge of the music industry when I first got to L.A., and I really didn’t know on a creative level what I wanted to sound like, so I had to do a lot of experimenting. It led to a spiral of depression and being broke. -Skyler Grey
The hardest part was when I was in high school not having a job and always being broke. I had to get to auditions without a car. I either took the bus or walked. -Cuba Gooding, Jr.
I can just remember being broke, wondering if I had any talent – really wondering whether this was all a fantasy – but I had to get out there and keep trying. -Lenny Abrahamson
I’ve done my time in being broke in Indonesia. Eating Goat soup. Australia’s a developed country, you’ve got a lot of taxes, rents are high and its quite difficult to survive as an artist especially when you are just coming up. -Andrew Jack
The most popular rap artists aren’t supposed to be rapping about being broke. -Danny Brown
There’s something so romantic about being broke in New York. You gotta do it. You have to live there once without any money, and then you have to live there when you have money. Let me tell you, of the two, the latter is far better. -Amy Poehler
My desire to be an artist really came out of being broke and unemployed and incapable of holding a job down. That’s what it was driven by for sure. -Gary Hume
They say money doesn’t bring you happiness… I say neither does being broke…
I’m so broke right now, if a thief robbed me, he’d be just practicing.
Being broke should motivate you to work harder.
You cannot heal in the same environment where you got sick.
Hating is free, that’s why broke people do it so well…
You think making money is hard, try being broke.