Leslie Parrish Quotes
With money come the tests. My bankruptcy, which at the time I thought was a disaster, turned out to be a major blessing. It taught me so much! Money is not only an isolator, but it’s a magnet, too. It draws all kinds of people to you – you may not want them but it draws them to you anyway. The reverse of that, a bankruptcy, sends everybody away.
I lived in great poverty as a child and young woman, and I used to think of money and how to make money as a means to get away from the constant struggle to survive – as freedom. Now I know it isn’t freedom. It’s not a solution, but a new problem. It comes with its own challenges and tremendous obligations.