A miser and a liar bargain quickly.
— Proverbs

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

Experiences are savings which a miser puts aside. Wisdom is an inheritance which a wastrel cannot exhaust.
— Karl Kraus

A man's as miserable as he thinks he is.
— Lucius Annaeus Seneca

This is the artist, then, life's hungry man, the glutton of eternity, beauty's miser, glory's slave.
— Thomas Wolfe