Hawaii born businessman, author and eloquent motivational speaker, Robert Kiyosaki is known as one of the most influential businessmen in the field and has become a household name. He had humble beginnings and throughout his life built an empire, but at one point in this tycoon underwent his own hardships, becoming bankrupt twice with some of his business ventures.

Robert used his experience of financial difficulties to build the ‘Rich Dad Company’, a foundation dedicated to educating people in finance and money management. Kiyosaki has brought business and economics to millions and rather than submitting to his situation, he began to teach people how to stay free from the same problems. From this experience, he has not only published over 25 books, but developed resources to help teach thousands of adults and children about money.

Robert believes that there are easy methods to relieve your financial woes, but that people don’t understand how to do so. His book ‘Rich Dad Poor Dad’ has become the number one financial book in the world and is appreciated worldwide. As a motivational speaker, he is also known for the way in which he uses words to evoke an emotional response and thousands gather each year to hear him speak. Here is the best collection of Robert Kiyosaki quotes that will change your poor mindset


Robert Kiyosaki Quotes:

1. “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.” – Robert Kiyosaki

2. “Change your focus, from making money to serving more people. Serving more people makes the money come in.” – Robert Kiyosaki

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3. “The primary difference between rich people and poor people is how they handle fear.” – Robert Kiyosaki

4. “The richest people in the world build networks; everyone else is trained to look for work.” – Robert Kiyosaki

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5. “The philosophy of the rich and the poor is this: the rich invest their money and spend what is left. The poor spend their money and invest what is left.” – Robert Kiyosaki

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.” – Robert Kiyosaki

7. “Often, the more money you make the more money you spend; that’s why more money doesn’t make you rich – assets make you rich.” – Robert Kiyosaki

8. “Don’t be addicted to money. Work to learn. don’t work for money. Work for knowledge.” – Robert Kiyosaki

9. “Skills make you rich, not theories.” – Robert Kiyosaki

10. “People without financial knowledge, who take advice from financial experts are like lemmings simply following their leader. They race for the cliff and leap into the ocean of financial uncertainty, hoping to swim to the other side.” – Robert Kiyosaki

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11. “Inside of every problem lies an opportunity.” – Robert Kiyosaki

12. “Business is like a wheel barrow. Nothing happens until you start pushing.” – Robert Kiyosaki

13. “You’ll often find that it’s not mom or dad, husband or wife, or the kids that’s stopping you. It’s you. Get out of your own way.” – Robert Kiyosaki

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14. “It’s more important to grow your income than cut your expenses. It’s more important to grow your spirit that cut your dreams.” – Robert Kiyosaki

15. “There is a difference between being poor and being broke. Broke is temporary. Poor is eternal.” – Robert Kiyosaki

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16. “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.” – Robert Kiyosaki

17. “The only difference between a rich person and poor person is how they use their time”Most people fail to realize that in life, it’s not how much money you make, it’s how much money you keep.” – Robert Kiyosaki

18. “Most people fail to realize that in life, it’s not how much money you make, it’s how much money you keep.” – Robert Kiyosaki

19. “The moment you make passive income and portfolio income a part of your life, your life will change. Those words will become flesh.” – Robert Kiyosaki

20. “The love of money is the root of all evil. The lack of money is the root of all evil.” – Robert Kiyosaki

21. “Successful people don’t fear failure but understand that it’s necessary to learn and grow from.” – Robert Kiyosaki

22. “Intelligence solves problems and produces money. Money without financial intelligence is money soon gone.” – Robert Kiyosaki

23. “The richest people in the world build networks; everyone else is trained to look for work.” – Robert Kiyosaki

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24. “The poor and the middle class work for money. The rich have money work for them.” – Robert Kiyosaki

25. “The most life destroying word of all is the word tomorrow.” – Robert Kiyosaki

26. “When it comes to money, the only skill most people know is to work hard.” – Robert Kiyosaki

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27. “Accounting is possibly the most confusing, boring subject in the world, but if you want to be rich long-term, it could be the most important subject.” – Robert Kiyosaki

28. “Everyone can tell you the risk. An entrepreneur can see the reward.” – Robert Kiyosaki

29. “Never say you cannot afford something. That is a poor man’s attitude. Ask HOW to afford it.” – Robert Kiyosaki

30. “I am concerned that too many people are focused too much on money and not on their greatest wealth, which is their education. If people are prepared to be flexible, keep an open mind and learn, they will grow richer and richer through the changes. If they think money will solve the problems, I am afraid those people will have a rough ride.” – Robert Kiyosaki

31. “If you are the kind of person who is waiting for the ‘right’ thing to happen, you might wait for a long time. It’s like waiting for all the traffic lights to be green for five miles before starting the trip.” – Robert Kiyosaki

32. “Knowledge is power. And with money comes great power that requires the right knowledge to keep it and make it multiply. Without that knowledge, the world pushes you around.” – Robert Kiyosaki

33. “The wealthy buy luxuries last, while the poor and middle-class tend to buy luxuries first. Why? Emotional discipline.” – Robert Kiyosaki

34. “There are those who make things happen, there are those who watch things happen and there are those who say ‘what happened?” – Robert Kiyosaki

35. “Financial intelligence is a synergy of accounting, investing, marketing, and law. Combine those four technical skills and making money with money is easier than most people would believe. When it comes to money, the only skill most people know is to work hard.” – Robert Kiyosaki

36. “All of you were given two great gifts: your mind and your time.” – Robert Kiyosaki

37. “Your brain can be your most powerful asset. But if not used properly, it can be your most powerful liability.” – Robert Kiyosaki

38. “Money is one form of power. But what is more powerful is financial education. Money comes and goes, but if you have the education about how money works, you gain power over it and can begin building wealth.” – Robert Kiyosaki

39. “Successful people ask questions. They seek new teachers. They are always learning.” – Robert Kiyosaki

40. “The most successful people in life are the ones who ask questions. They are always learning. They are always growing. They’re always pushing.” – Robert Kiyosaki



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