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50+ Robert Kiyosaki Quotes That Will Help You Achieve Financial Freedom and Literacy (2022)

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If you are struggling financially or need the motivation to achieve financial freedom, then read through these Robert Kiyosaki quotes to enlighten your mind.

Everyone wishes to be rich and successful, to reach a point in life where they do not have to work so hard to make ends meet. However, they are unaware of the proper method or the mistakes they are making that are keeping them poor.

Many people have already cited their methods and learnings based on their experiences, and one of them is Robert Kiyosaki, a successful businessman who wrote the book “Rich Dad Poor Dad,” which has helped many people achieve financial freedom. And we curated some of his quotes from interviews and books to help you with your financial management.

Check out the complete list here.

Please also read Elon Musk quotes and Bill Gates quotes for additional motivation.

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Best Robert Kiyosaki Quotes

1. “The more a person seeks security, the more that person gives up control over his life.”

2. “A mistake is a signal that it is time to learn something new, something you didn’t know before.”

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3. “If you want to be rich. Don’t allow yourself the luxury of excuses.”

4. “When you are young, work to learn, not to earn.”

5. “Occasionally, we all need to look in the mirror and be true to our inner wisdom rather than our fears.”

6. “The single most powerful asset we all have is our mind. If it is trained well, it can create enormous wealth in what seems to be an instant.”

7. “If you want to be rich and maintain your wealth, it’s important to be financially literate, in words as well as numbers.”

8. “Complaining about your current position in life is worthless. Have a spine and do something about it instead.”

9. “Most people, in their drive to get rich, are trying to build an Empire State Building on a six-inch slab.”

10. “The fear of being different prevents most people from seeking new ways to solve their problems.”

11. “Emotions are what make us human. Make us real. The word ’emotion’ stands for energy in motion. Be truthful about your emotions, and use your mind and emotions in your favor, not against yourself.”

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12. “The size of your success is measured by the strength of your desire; the size of your dream; and how you handle disappointment along the way.”

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13. “It’s not what you say out of your mouth that determines your life, it’s what you whisper to yourself that has the most power!”

14. “The most successful people in life are the ones who ask questions. They’re always learning. They’re always growing.”

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15. “More money seldom solves someone’s money problems.”

16. “Cash flow tells the story of how a person handles money.”

17. “A person can be highly educated, professionally successful, and financially illiterate.”

18. “Intelligence solves problems and produces money. Money without financial intelligence is money soon gone.”

19. “I develop my financial IQ because I want to participate in the fastest game and biggest game in the world.”

20. “Don’t be addicted to money. Work to learn. don’t work for money. Work for knowledge.”

21. “My educated dad stressed the importance of reading books, while my rich dad stressed the need to master financial literacy.”

22. “By not understanding money, the vast majority of people allow its awesome power to control them.”

23. “When it comes to money, high emotions tend to lower financial intelligence. I know from personal experience that money has a way of making every decision emotional.”

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24. “Most people fail to realize that in life, it’s not how much money you make. It’s how much money you keep.”

25. “The greater your financial intelligence, the easier it is to tell whether a deal is good.”

26. “The more we knew about the power of money, the more distant we grew from the teachers and our classmates.”

27. “The massive loss of jobs in recent times proves how shaky the middle class really is financially.”

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28. “An asset puts money in my pocket. A liability takes money out of my pocket.”

29. “My educated dad’s personal financial statement best demonstrates the life of someone caught in the ‘Rat Race.’ His expenses match his income, never allowing him enough left over to invest in assets.”

30. “Rich people acquire assets. The poor and middle class acquire liabilities that they think are assets.”

31. “Personally, I use two main vehicles to achieve financial growth: real estate and small-cap stocks.”

32. “People often work harder than they need to because they learned how to work hard, but not how to have their money work hard for them.”

33. “Pattern of treating your home as an investment, and the philosophy that a pay raise means you can buy a larger home or spend more, is the foundation of today’s debt-ridden society.”

34. “Our assets are large enough to grow by themselves. It’s like planting a tree. You water it for years, and then one day it doesn’t need you anymore.”

35. “Our staggering national debt is due in large part to highly educated politicians and government officials making financial decisions with little or no training in the subject of money.”

36. “The problem with ‘secure’ investments is that they are often sanitized, that is, made so safe that the gains are less.”

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37. “The richest people in the world look for and build networks; everyone else looks for work.”

38. “If my wife and I were to buy a bigger, flashier house, we realize it wouldn’t be an asset. It would be a liability since it would take money out of our pocket.”

39. “The best investments are usually first sold to sophisticated investors, who then turn around and sell them to the people playing it safe.”

Robert Kiyosaki Quotes About Failure

40. “Winners are not afraid of losing. But losers are. Failure is part of the process of success. People who avoid failure also avoid success.”

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41. “Losers quit when they fail. Winners fail until they succeed.”

42. “In school, we learn that mistakes are bad, and we are punished for making them. Yet, if you look at the way humans are designed to learn, we learn by making mistakes. We learn to walk by falling down. If we never fell down, we would never walk.”

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43. “Workers work hard enough to not be fired, and owners pay just enough so that workers won’t quit.”

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44. “An intelligent person hires people who are more intelligent than he is.”

45. “There will be a hundred people like Bill Gates and hugely successful companies like Microsoft created every year, all over the world. And there also will be many more bankruptcies, layoffs, and downsizing.”

Robert Kiyosaki Quotes on Financial Education

46. “The best way to predict the future is to study the past, or prognosticate.”

47. “One of the reasons the rich get richer, the poor get poorer, and the middle-class struggles in debt is that the subject of money is taught at home, not in school.”

48. “Again, my success reflects the importance of a strong financial foundation, which starts with a strong financial education.”

49. “That is the reason it is so hard to motivate kids in school today. They know that professional success is no longer solely linked to academic success, as it once was.”

50. “If you’re still doing what mommy and daddy said for you to do ‘go to school, get a job, and save money,’ you’re losing.”

Powerful Robert Kiyosaki Quotes on Opportunity and Change

51. “I’d rather welcome change than cling to the past.”

52. “The most life-destroying word of all is the word tomorrow.”

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53. “The greatest losses of all are those from missed opportunities.”

54. “The world is always handing you opportunities of a lifetime, every day of your life, but all too often we fail to see them.”

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55. “You’re only poor if you give up. The most important thing is that you did something. Most people only talk and dream of getting rich. You’ve done something.”

56. “If you realize that you’re the problem, then you can change yourself, learn something and grow wiser. Don’t blame other people for your problems.”

57. “If you’re the kind of person who has no guts, you just give up every time life pushes you. If you’re that kind of person, you’ll live all your life playing it safe, doing the right things, saving yourself for something that never happens. Then, you die a boring old man.”

Did These Robert Kiyosaki Quotes Make You Reconsider Your Financial Situation and Literacy?

Some children are taught from a young age that they must study hard in order to get a better job when they grow up. Others are taught to study hard and let their money work for them. And, of the two, the one with more financial education tends to live more comfortably.

Being wealthy does not always imply financial security. The salary is not the issue here; you can have a large or small salary and still be financially stable; it is how you manage your money so that it works for you, not the other way around.

Don’t live a rat race life; instead, consider your future and educate yourself on how to become financially stable not only now, but also in the future. We hope that these Robert Kiyosaki quotes inspired you to manage your money wisely and achieve success in life.

Which of these Robert Kiyosaki quotes resonated with you the most? Do you have any financial knowledge you’d like to share with us? Please tell us in the comments.