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What are the best extravagance quotes?

We've gathered this hand-picked list of quotes to show you what is extravagance!

Whether a inspirational quote from your favorite celebrity William Shakespeare, Mary Astell or an motivational message about giving it your best from a successful business person, we can all benefit from a famous extravagance quote.

A miser grows rich by seeming poor. An extravagant man grows poor by seeming rich. — William Shakespeare

Marry for Love, an Heroick Action, which makes a mighty noise in the World, partly because of its rarity, and partly in regard of its extravagancy. — Mary Astell

The men the American people admire most extravagantly are the most daring liars; the men they detest most violently are those who try to tell them the truth. — H. L. Mencken

Rarity gives a charm; so early fruits and winter roses are the most prized; and coyness sets off an extravagant mistress, while the door always open tempts no suitor. — Marcus Valerius Martial

The finest lives in my opinion are the common model, without miracle and without extravagance. — Michel de Montaigne

The extravagant expenditure of public money is an evil not to be measured by the value of that money to the people who are taxed for it. — Chester A. Arthur

Where there is no extravagance there is no love, and where there is no love there is no understanding. — Oscar Wilde

The petty economies of the rich are just as amazing as the silly extravagances of the poor. — William Feather