Sometimes a saying or quote can help set a course or keep you on task, even when it becomes difficult or discouraging. This guide contains frugal living sayings.
I've done so much for so long with so little, that now I can do anything with nothing.
By syntoniser from N.B. Canada
Does anyone remember all the words to the saying: use it up, make do, do without... I can't remember all the words and I would like to use the saying in my newsletter.
Paula from Christmas, MI
Use it up; wear it out; make it do or do without!
Make do best you can with what you got!
Think of it as a game - every time you save you earn invisible points, which you can then spend on something else!
I could well be wrong but I think it is:
Use it up,
Wear it out,
Make it do,
Or go without.
"Do what you can, where you are, with what you have." Originally said by Theodore Roosevelt. I think it may also have been McGyver's motto. It always makes me stop and think about what I want to do and if I can accomplish it without having to buy anything for the project.
Source: Theodore Roosevelt
By DeBushe from Gilroy, CA