Happy World Book Day! Savings Advice From Our Favorite Authors

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Today is World Book Day, a day to reflect back on the wise words placed between countless novels, poems, and books. When we look at our favorite books, it is easy to see that our love of savings started early on.

From Dr. Seuss to J.M. Barrie, children’s authors continue to inspire us to keep reaching – whether it is for a big life moment or simply to pinch some extra pennies.

Here is our savings take on the classics, enjoy!

No money goal is impossible

“Sometimes I’ve believed as many as six impossible things before breakfast.” – Lewis Carol, Through The Looking-Glass, and What Alice Found There

The moment you doubt whether you can fly, you cease forever to be able to do it.” – J.M. Barrie, Peter Pan

Take charge of your finances

“You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself any direction you choose. You’re on your own. And you know what you know. And you are the one who’ll decide where to go.” – Dr. Seuss, Oh, The Places You’ll Go!

“In every job that must be done. There is an element of fun. You find the fun, and the job’s a game.” – P.L Travers, Mary Poppins

Finances are not always perfect, but keep trying

“It has been a terrible, horrible, no good, very bad day. My mom says some days are like that.” – Judith Viorst, Alexander and The Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day

“The true courage is in facing danger when you are afraid, and that kind of courage you have in plenty.” – Frank Baum, The Wonderful Wizard of Oz

Today is the best day to start saving

“‘What day is it?’ asked Winnie the Pooh.

‘It’s today,’ squeaked Piglet.
‘My favorite day,’ said Pooh.” – A. A. Milne, The Adventures of Winnie the Pooh

 

 

 

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