Here are some of my favorite Robert Kiyosaki retire young retire rich quotes. We all know that Robert T. Kiyosaki is a great business leader, a successful real estate investor and a millionaire. I don’t know what his net worth for today, but, I believe he is a multi-millionaire.
The famous Rich Dad, Poor Dad and the awesome book Cash Flow Quadrant changed the lives of millions. When the book was released, I get my copy and read them. I admit, I have learned a lot of lessons from these books.
Today let me share to Retirement Planning IQ readers some of the most unforgettable lines and phrases written in the book “Retire Young, Retire Rich”.
Favorite Retire Young Retire Rich Quotes by Robert T. Kiyosaki
1. Know What You Want
“A reason or a purpose is a combination of “wants” and “don’t wants”.”
― Robert T. Kiyosaki, Rich Dad’s Retire Young Retire Rich
I include this line as my favorite quotes of Robert T. Kiyosaki because if you know the reasons why you want to have the things that you want, you will get enocuraged to get it whatever it takes.
2. The I Can’t Afford It Sickness
“Why in the world would someone say, ‘I can’t afford it’ or ‘I can’t do it’ to something they want? Why would someone deny themselves the things they want? It makes no logical sense.”
― Robert T. Kiyosaki, Retire Young Retire Rich: How to Get Rich Quickly and Stay Rich Forever!
If you want to get rich, be positive and avoid saying “I can’t afford it”. Practice makes perfect. Go to the mall and look for the most expensive wrist watches, clothes and even the most expensive food in a fine dining restaurants and tell yourself “I can afford that”.
3. Make Your Money Work for You – – Just Like the Rich Do
“The rich does not work for money, but money work for them…., While the poor work for money.Illiteracy, both in word and numbers, is the foundation of financial struggle….,Wealth is a person’s ability to survive so many number of days forward… or if i stopped working today, how could i survive?…,Wealth is the measure of cash flow from to asset column compared with the expense column…,”
― Robert T. Kiyosaki, Retire Young, Retire Rich (‘Fu Ba Ba, Ti Zao Xiang Shou Cai Fu
In Retirement Planning IQ, we discussed a topic about how much money we need to retire rich, happy and comfortable. The quote of Robert T. Kioysaki is powerful. He taught us not to work for money but to make the money work for us especially during our retirement. That’s why we need to obtain enough income generating assets like rental property, business enterprises and stocks shares that can help us earn retirement income passively.