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Economy is a savings-bank, into which men drop pennies, and get dollars in return.
Pennies do not come from heaven. They have to be earned here on earth.
I loved doing 'Pennies from Heaven.' Because you have to understand that I'd been doing comedy for 15 to 20 years, and suddenly along came the opportunity to do this beautiful film. It was so emotional to me. I loved it. I don't think it was a good career move, but I have no regrets about doing it.
A neighborhood friend showed me how it was possible to go to a camera shop and pick up chemicals for pennies... literally... and develop your own film and make prints.
While Google has given away pretty much everything it has to offer - from search and maps to email and apps - this has always been part of its greater revenue model: the pennies per placement it gets for seeding the entire Google universe of search and services with ever more targeted advertising.
I would roll up pennies to take the subway to work in Times Square. I was broke, but I was happy.
Consuming less means throwing away less, while reusing things actually helps to save the planet as well as the pennies.
I think I probably have the philosophy of a poor man. You know, like maybe I'd steal the pennies off a dead man's eyes.
And one thing about Mick Jagger is he keeps his eye very closely on not only where the dollars go but where the pennies go.
Because women still earn just 77 cents for every dollar men make. Those pennies add up to real money.
If had a penny for every strange look I've gotten from strangers on the street I'd have about 10 to 15 dollars, which is a lot when you're dealing with pennies.
My style was nostalgic and involved pearls and penny loafers, always with the pennies in them.
I collect lucky pennies that I find on the ground. I keep them in a Ziploc bag.
My Mum brought me up to believe that if you look after the pennies then the pounds look after themselves, and I could never do it.
Women are the majority of immigrants yet the minority of immigrant employment visas; immigrant and native born women who work in the service arena - such as domestic workers - are not valued for their work, making pennies on the dollar compared to male counterparts; and, women are disproportionately affected by family reunification policies.
We can no longer tolerate losing one more innocent child or putting one more firefighter at risk in a fire that could have been prevented at the cost of pennies by making a couple simple changes to the construction of a cigarette.
I have a collection of lucky pennies, and I like to carry some of them with me. So far, they seem to be working!
I couldn't sleep for nights on end, as my brain felt like there were thoughts colliding within it; I obsessed over small details, from saving pennies and polishing each one of them to washing my clothing over and over in the washing machine.
For music, unlike a $500 software program, people are paying a buck or two a song, and it's those dollars and pennies that have to add up to pay for not just the cost of that song, but the investment in the next song.
One minute I was completely unknown, barely able to feed my family, living on pennies. The next minute, Katie Couric was interviewing me on the breakfast show.
I'd rather excite the imagination of a legion of readers and make pennies from each of them than hold off for a larger chunk of change from only a handful of fans.
If I'm playing cards for pennies, I want to win.
The accumulated knowledge of materials, computing, electromagnetism, product design, and all the rest that we've learned over the last several centuries converts a few ounces of raw materials worth mere pennies into a device with more computing power than the entire planet possessed fifty years ago.
That's part of being an entrepreneur - you watch your pennies.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
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