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Definition of Frugality

Frugality

  1. The quality of being frugal; prudent economy; that careful management of anything valuable which expends nothing unnecessarily, and applies what is used to a profitable purpose; thrift; --- opposed to extravagance.
  2. A sparing use; sparingness; as, frugality of praise.

Frugality Quotations

I think frugality drives innovation, just like other constraints do. One of the only ways to get out of a tight box is to invent your way out.
Jeff Bezos

Wealth can only be accumulated by the earnings of industry and the savings of frugality.
John Tyler

Frugality is founded on the principal that all riches have limits.
Edmund Burke

I hold it the duty of the executive to insist upon frugality in the expenditure, and a sparing economy is itself a great national source.
Andrew Johnson

I'm a practitioner of elegant frugality. I don't feel comfortable telling other people what to do, so I just try and lead by example.
Amory Lovins
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Frugality Translations

frugality in Latin is frugalitas