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"I have tried raising money by asking for it, and by not asking for it. I always got more by asking for it." - Millard Fuller

"It is really not so repulsive to see the poor asking for money as to see the rich asking for more money. And advertisement is the rich asking for more money." - Gilbert K Chesterton

"What is school for? If you're not asking that, you're wasting time and money." - Seth Godin

"Asking for money is better over coffee than over a computer." - Jeff Henderson

"Give money to universities - that would be asking for trouble. All those places do is turn out more Communists." - Lang Hancock

"Give money to universities - that would be asking for trouble. All those places do is turn out more Communists." - Lang Hancock

"Asking people for money is giving them the opportunity to put their resources at the disposal of the Kingdom." - Henri Nouwen

"Some candidates can sit in an office for 10 hours a day asking for money. That's just not who I am." - Paul Sadler

"I don't need to be asking for money for local museums and other projects just to make me look good back home." - Jim Demint

"Asking politicians to give up a source of money is like asking Dracula to forsake blood." - Cal Thomas

"You need to spend all of your time and energy on creating something that actually brings value to the people you're asking for money!" - Gary Vaynerchuk

"The vast majority of my time is traveling and talking about the issues. It isn't really calling and asking for money." - Rand Paul

"Labor unions should study and read the Bible instead of asking for more money. When people get right with God, they are better workers." - Jerry Falwell

"Selling eternal life is an unbeatable business, with no customers ever asking for their money back after the goods are not delivered." - Victor J. Stenger

"I wouldn't want to spend every waking hour asking people for money. A, I can't do it, it's just not my nature." - Rush Limbaugh

"There aren't many downsides to being rich, other than paying taxes and having relatives asking for money. But being famous, that's a 24 hour job right there." - Bill Murray

"I think people expect mud at festivals, I think you'd be asking for your money back if you didn't get it." - Peter Hook

"All giving is asking, and all asking is an asking for love." - Sigmund Freud

"We are not asking for a penny piece of Community money for Britain. What we are asking is for a very large amount of our own money back, over and above what we contribute to the Community, which is covered by our receipts from the Community." - Margaret Thatcher

"Got everything I'm asking for but you." - Drake

"I appreciate folks asking for my autograph." - Wolfman Jack

"I'm not asking for forever, Tamani said. Yet. I'm just asking for a moment." - Aprilynne Pike

"I'm not asking for more entitlement programs; I'm asking for more enterprise." - Van Jones

"Hanks' ideology first came into our zone shortly after 9/11, when he criticized me for asking Hollywood telethon stars to become more aggressive in getting the money to 9/11 families." - Bill O'Reilly

"It is hard to apply oneself to study when there is no money to pay for food and lodging. I almost never explain these things when folks are asking me why I don't do this or that." - Zora Neale Hurston

"Yeah, I tell them to change the channel if they see some guy in a brown suit with a telephone number at the bottom of the screen asking for money." - Frank Zappa

"I remember asking my dad, "Why didn't you ever move to the States? You probably could have made a lot more money." My dad said, "Because I have an obligation to give back." I always admired him for that." - Will Arnett

"Some people make movies and think, "Well, I'll just keep asking for more money if this isn't enough." And then there are other people, like Clint Eastwood, who always come in under budget." - Judd Apatow

"The pledge drive has everything going against it as broadcasting. It's repetitive. It's ad-libbed by people who can't ad-lib. It's about asking for money, which is something nobody wants to hear, even from their own relatives." - Ira Glass

"I'm so touched that complete strangers will send me a script asking me to be in their film. That still amazes me - and sometimes for a lot of money too." - Liam Neeson

"A person obsessed with ultimate truth is a person asking to be relieved of money." - Robert B Laughlin

"Don't bother asking God for answers about life. Most likely you're asking the wrong questions." - Josh Kilmer-Purcell

"Don't apologize for asking for what you deserve." - Mika Brzezinski

"In Irish law, busking is considered vagrancy - you can be arrested for it. It's risky asking people for money in public. So it's not like it's a high-art job. And people who do it as a high-art job make very little money." - Glen Hansard

"Nothing changed in my life since I work all the time," Pamuk said then. "I've spent 30 years writing fiction. For the first 10 years I worried about money and no one asked me how much money I made. The second decade I spent money and no one was asking me about that. And I've spent the last 10 years with everyone expecting to hear how I spend the money, which I will not do." - Orhan Pamuk

"Fundraising is also always a call conversion. And this comes to both those who seek funds and those who have funds. Whether we are asking for money or giving money we are drawn together by God, who is about to do a new thing through our collaboration." - Henri

"All I'm asking for is what I want." - Rickey Henderson

"We keep asking for answers; God keeps sending us people." - Bob Goff

"It's asking for trouble to listen to music alone." - Janice Galloway

"That comes too late that comes for the asking." - Seneca the Younger

"Prayer is asking for guidance. Meditation is listening to it." - Sonia Choquette

"By asking for the impossible we obtain the best possible." - Giovanni Niccolini

"Pain is a message asking for our help." - Gerald Epstein

"Many things are lost for want of asking." - George Herbert

"They don't know that I'm already asking for the moon." - Suzanne Collins

"The Chinese in this country aren't asking for integration." - Malcolm X

"By asking for the impossible we obtain the possible." - Proverbs

"Fear is just your feelings asking for a hug." - Danielle Sanchez-Witzel

"You create your opportunities by asking for them." - Shakti Gawain

"Think carefully before asking for justice. Mercy might be safer." - Mason Cooley

"I can be unbearable sometimes asking for so many takes." - Alejandro Gonzalez Inarri

"I'm not asking people to feel sorry for me." - Jack Abramoff

"A writer who isn't writing is asking for trouble." - Walter Kirn

"Those who are asking for more government interference are asking ultimately for more compulsion and less freedom." - Ludwig Von Mises

"My grandpa always said asking a question is embarrassing for a moment, but not asking is embarrassing for a lifetime." - Haruki Murakami

"I will be asking for forgiveness, but hopefully I won't have to be asking for much forgiveness." - Donald Trump

"It's very hard to be an artist, on my first album, and I'm like asking for money for a music video for every song - it's so hard to do. You have to pick your battles for sure, but I definitely want - and I've always worked to make it all connect - for all of it to feel cohesive." - Melanie Martinez

"Abandon money for authenticity." - Spencer Antle

"Don't write for money." - William T Vollmann

"My whole thing in life is I just want freedom. I thought that money would give me that freedom. I was wrong. It bound me more than it freed me, because now I had more things to worry about, more people asking for money, I thought I had to buy a house and nice cars and different things that people with money are supposed to do." - Ricky Williams

"In the end, raising money is basically a matter of going out there and asking. There are no shortcuts." - Georgette Mosbacher

"One of the best aids to freedom is asking God for a lot of help-and asking often." - Joyce Meyer

"Asking for financial advice from a financial planner is like asking a barber if you need a hair cut." - Warren Buffett

"Prayer is not asking for what you think you want, but asking to be changed in ways you can't imagine." - Kathleen Norris

"It came down to the obvious point that all the union cared about was the money and these other things certainly didn't matter enough. It's a tremendous situation that they have and it has become burdensome for the teams. Yes, we're asking for some relief going forward. I don't think that was unreasonable." - Mike Brown

"I realized that my money would do vastly more good for others than it could for me and decided to make a commitment to donating to the most effective charities I could find. Many people contacted me asking how they could do this as well, and so I set up giving what we can." - Toby Ord

"Bain also asked Kansas City for a $3 million tax break. The Bain executives were taking home $36 million in borrowed funds and were asking Kansas City to forfeit $3 million in public money for police officers, roads and schools? More free stuff!" - Jennifer Granholm

"You have to understand that you are not making the film for yourself; you're making it for the audience. If I am asking my audiences to buy tickets, I owe them the worth of their money, and I owe them entertainment." - Abhishek Bachchan

"I also visited several healing meetings... and became angry with what appeared to be the manipulation of people for the material gains of the faith healer... Dressing like sideshow barkers. Pushing people over and calling it the power of God. And money - they were always asking for more, leading people to believe that if they gave they would be healed..." - John Wimber

"For example, in the free-to-play video game business, it is standard practice for game developers to delay asking users to pay money until they have played consistently and habitually. Once the compulsion to play is in place and the desire to progress in the game increases, converting users into paying customers is much easier. Selling virtual items, extra lives, and special powers is where the real money lies.
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" - Hooked

"I think that in a family some are workers some are not. I certainly saw my mother work very hard and be in charge and never show any kind of fear about business deals. Her golden rule was you should never be embarrassed talking about money and asking for what you deserved. I take the same view." - Anne Robinson

"It seems to be that more and more people are asking you to work for nothing on films, and that's unfortunate because you have to make a living. On the other hand, I don't do a better job because I get paid a lot of money. I'm never like, 'I'm not going to work as hard because I'm not getting paid as much.'" - Matt Dillon

"What Mexicans want and aspire to, is to go there and work temporarily and raise some money and come back home. That's what they want, so nobody's asking for those two, three million Mexicans that are illegally in the United States to become American citizens." - Vicente Fox

"Ever since I've been blessed with success, I've struggled a little with anonymity and even family. I've had people calling asking for money, and I have to ask them first, 'Are you working? Have you been trying to help yourself?' Then I feel like I can help." - Tyler Perry

"Jokes apart, people are constantly asking me, 'What are you doing for the industry?' When one makes a blockbuster, you plough back money into the industry. If my film makes 100 crore, I'm not taking the entire sum home! It gets distributed between the exhibitors, distributors, producers and actors." - Rohit Shetty

"in the free-to-play video game business, it is standard practice for game developers to delay asking users to pay money until they have played consistently and habitually. Once the compulsion to play is in place and the desire to progress in the game increases, converting users into paying customers is much easier. Selling virtual items, extra lives, and special powers is where the real money lies.
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" - Hooked

"I make movies for money, exclusively for money." - Klaus Kinski

"Money solves a lot of problems and when you don't have money, you've got to do all this other stuff to solve the problem. It's very hard. I would love to have not necessarily a studio because then you lose so much control but I would love to have decent independent financing where I have the freedom and I have the money to do it right, to not be asking people to work for free or to work for half the rate and not ask those favors again and again because I now owe all these people back who've helped me." - Julie Davis

"Are you a politician asking what your country can do for you or a zealous one asking what you can do for your country?" - Khalil Gibran

"Asking an incumbent member of Congress to vote for term limits is a bit like asking a chicken to vote for Colonel Sanders." - Bob Inglis

"Asking the government to help you for short periods of time is different than asking the government to take care of you for the rest of your life." - Donna Shalala

"Asking for help with shame says: You have the power over me. Asking with condescension says: I have the power over you. But asking for help with gratitude says: We have the power to help each other." - Amanda Palmer

"In school, we're rewarded for having the answer, not for asking a good question." - Richard Saul Wurman

"Lose not thy own for want of asking for it; it will get thee no thanks." - Thomas Fuller

"Lose not thine own for want of asking for it; 'twill get thee no thanks." - Thomas Fuller

"Looking for love is like asking for a new point of departure ... another chance in life." - Zelda Fitzgerald

"Is it common for people to become a pothead at 40? Asking for myself." - Gary Gulman

"For me, being vulnerable is asking for help from other people whatever it may be." - Mason Jennings

"Agents are still asking for millions of dollars for actors that don't sell one ticket." - Uwe Boll

"I refused David Letterman's proposal of marriage for obvious reasons, but thanks for asking." - Teri Garr

"I'm here to tell you, though, ladies that the term "gold digger" is one of the traps we men set to keep you off our money trail; we created that term for you so that we can have all our money and still get everything we want from you without you asking for or expecting this very basic, instincual responsibility that men all over the world are obligated to assume and embrace. ... KNOW THIS: It is your right to expect that a man will pay for your dinner, your movie ticket, your club entry fee, or whatever else he has to pay for in exhange for your time." - Steve Harvey

"Don't thou marry for money, but go where money is!" - Alfred Tennyson

"The rich don't work for money - the rich invent money." - Robert Kiyosaki

"A friend who offers help without asking for explanations is a treasure beyond price" - Robert A Heinlein

"The world has kissed my Soul with its pain, asking for its return in Songs." - Rabindranath Tagore

"If you even think about asking Harry Potter for an autograph, your day ends right now." - Jasper Fforde

"Can I cut off your head?" "Are you asking for my permission?" - Amanda Hocking

"A man asking for help ought to at least give directions." - Barbara Mertz

"Stop Asking Jesus Into Your Heart: How to Know for Sure You Are Saved" - J. D. Greear

"Forever," he vowed, still a little staggered. "That's all I'm asking for," I said," - Stephenie Meyer

"Life, nature and God always answer, 'Yes,' to you. What are you asking for?" - Mark Victor Hansen

"You already gave me forever, Aislinn. I'm asking for a chance at right now." - Melissa Marr

"Prayer is asking for rain and faith is carrying the umbrella." - Barbara Johnson

"I have never been disappointed upon asking microorganisms for whatever I wanted." - Kinichiro Sakaguchi

"The Lord never tires of forgiving. It is we who tire of asking for forgiveness." - Pope Francis

"Getting your news from Twitter is like asking a cat for directions." - Andy Borowitz

"You're asking for trouble, Hannagan," he growls. "And you would be....?" Janie asks. She giggles. "Trouble." - Lisa McMann

"Anyone know if the shuttles to Hell will have Wifi? Asking for a friend." - Jim Gaffigan

"Healing takes time, and asking for help is a courageous step." - Mariska Hargitay

"Asking God for a specific thing will amount to limiting God to a specific answer." - T. B. Joshua

"Try asking sometime. Not all women will stand for that 50 Shades crap, you know." - Jill Shalvis

"According to my daughters, my most irritating habit is asking for cups of tea." - Neil Gaiman

"If you believe you are guilty and deserve to be punished, you are asking for it!" - Miguel Angel Ruiz

"Instead of asking for help, I just dig in and do everything myself." - Klayton

"What counts is knowing who you want to be and asking for it." - Bruce Wilkinson

"Begging for acknowledgment, or even asking, diminishes dignity and diminishes power." - Will Smith

"It was like I was asking for attention, but I didn't really want attention." - Bradford Cox

"[Asking for directions, 'How do you get to Carnegie Hall?':] Practice, practice." - Saying

"a constant process of giving and receiving - of asking for and receiving help." - Keith Ferrazzi

"Instead of asking for something, we can just be the thing itself." - Joe Vitale

"You will receive everything you need when you stop asking for what you do not need" - Sri Nisargadatta Maharaj

"Asking a sociologist to solve a problem is like prescribing an enema for diarrhea." - Saul Alinsky

"Sometimes you ask God for something and you don't know what you're asking." - Mahalia Jackson

"A creationist can embarrass an evolutionist by asking for a definition of species." - Walter Lang

"Love is... never asking for more than you are prepared to give." - Kim Casali

"I'm just waiting for people to start asking me to make the rain disappear." - David Copperfield

"If you don't fix latent failures in your system, you're asking for trouble." - John Gould

"My hair is such a statement that it's like a neon sign asking for trouble." - Natasha Lyonne

"Desire is a bonfire that burns with greater fury, asking for more fuel..." - Sathya Sai Baba

"I'm just a simple man standing alone with my old brushes, asking God for inspiration." - Peter Paul Rubens

"Selling is nothing more than asking questions and waiting for an answer." - Jack White

"When the press began asking me for interviews, I freaked out. My instinct is to hide." - Shonda Rhimes

"I speak relatively little, except when I'm at home and I'm asking for things." - Roger Moore

"When women talk about their feelings, they're not asking for solutions." - Nick Nolte

"I was actually looking for answers where I kept asking myself - what am I doing?" - Emmitt Smith

"I'm constantly asking for alternative views on most things that come to me." - Paul Wolfowitz

"There's the moon asking to stay long enough for the clouds to fly me away" - Jeff Buckley

"No decisions should ever be made without asking the question, is this for the common good?" - Michael Moore

"Asking for forgiveness is just one of the most painful kind of experiences." - Nick Nolte

"It is very important for young people keep their sense of wonder and keep asking why." - Stephen Hawking

"Instead of wishing things would change, I'm asking God for His strength to make a change." - Lysa TerKeurst

"Ask abundantly, for the measure of your asking shall be that of your receiving." - Coventry Patmore

"I want to thank the people of Texas for asking me to represent them in Washington." - Kay Bailey Hutchison

"Work for money, design for love." - Issey Miyake

"Write for pleasure and publish for money." - Alexander Pushkin

"Stars make money on real movies. They make big money on real movies. To come into my world, I've got some M&Ms and some potato chips, and I'm asking you to move furniture." - Lee Daniels

"So what about that key?" I asked. "I knew you'd be asking me about it sooner or later." He pulled the cord out from underneath his shirt and dangled the key in front of me. "What do you want for it?" I sneered. "Five dollars?" "I don't want money," he said with a wicked grin. "What does it go to?" "A kiss will unlock more than this key will," he whispered in my ear." - Ellen Schreiber

"A man is still likely to earn more money than a woman, even one doing the same job. You have a far better chance of entering political office or becoming a company director... Women are responsible for two thirds of the work done worldwide, yet earn only 10% of the total income and own 1% of the property... So, are we equals? Until the answer is yes, we must never stop asking." - Daniel Craig

"I never ask if the market is going to go up or down because I don't know, and besides it doesn't matter. I search nation after nation for stocks, asking: 'Where is the one that is lowest-priced in relation to what I believe it's worth?' Forty years of experience have taught me you can make money without ever knowing which way the market is going." - John Templeton

"In my country, families are raised as though they are one. Although I am from the Dinka tribe, my parents didn't raise us as the Dinka tribe. They raised us as the Wek family, in the way they believed their children should grow up. So when you leave, the first thing you think is the ones you left behind. It's natural to help them in any way you can. I found a way to support myself rather than asking my Mum to give me money. I would work before school and send money back to pay for their rent and food." - Alek Wek



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