Money: (wealth...currency...coin...dollar )

Do not take drugs because they demand periodic doses and your heart will crave them. You will also lose money. Even for medical purposes do not take drugs if you can find a different medicine that will help. (commentary on the Talmud) --- Samuel ben Meir 1085

Getting money is not all a man's business; to cultivate kindness is a valuable part of the business of life. --- Samuel Johnson 1709

If a rich man is proud of his wealth, he should not be praised until it is known how he employs it. --- Socrates 469BC

If I were to wish for anything, I should not wish for wealth and power, but for the passionate sense of the potential, for the eye which, ever young and ardent, sees the possible. Pleasure disappoints, possibility never. --- Soren Kierkegaard 1813

If money is your hope for independence you will never have it. The only real security that a man can have in this world is a reserve of knowledge, experience, and ability. --- Henry Ford 1863

It is not the employer who pays wages

he only handles the money. It is the product that pays wages. --- Henry Ford 1863

Let us not be satisfied with just giving money. Money is not enough, money can be got, but they need your hearts to love them. So, spread your love everywhere you go. --- Mother Teresa Of Calcutta 1910

Never spend your money before you have it. --- Thomas Jefferson 1743

Our lives are fed by kind words and gracious behavior. We are nourished by expressions like 'excuse me,' and other such simple courtesies... Rudeness, the absence of the sacrament of consideratio, is but another mark that our time-is-money society is lacking in spirituality, if not also in the enjoyment of life. --- Ed Hays

Pleasure is a shadow, wealth is vanity, and power a pageant; but knowledge is ecstatic in enjoyment, perennial in frame, unlimited in space and indefinite in duration. --- De Witt Clinton

Rather than love, than money, than fame, give me truth. --- Henry David Thoreau 1817

The aim of the laborer should be, not to get his living, not to get 'a good job,' but to perform well a certain work. Do not hire a man who does your work for money, but him who does it for love of it. --- Henry David Thoreau 1817

The ideas by which people ... interpret their existence and in measure guide their behavior, were not forged in a world of wealth. --- John Kenneth Galbraith

There is something wrong when I have to step over people in the streets. In this society, we have so much and we have to give back... A nation should not be judged by its wealth, but by how it treats its poor. ( Cuban-born doctor in Miami who treats the poor) --- Pedro 'Joe' Greer

Time is the coin of your life. It is the only coin you have, and only you can determine how it will be spent. Be careful lest you let other people spend it for you. --- Carl Sandburg

To live content with small means; to seek elegance rather than luxury, and refinement rather than fashion; to be worthy, not respectable, and wealthy, not rich; to study hard, think quietly, talk gently, act frankly; to listen to stars and birds, to babes and sages, with open heart; to bear all cheerfully, do all bravely, await occasions, hurry never. In a word to let the spiritual, unbidden and unconscious, grow up through the common. This is to be my symphony. --- William Ellery Channing 1780

Too many people spend money they haven't earned, to buy things they don't want, to impress people they don't like. --- Will Rogers 1879

Under this tree, where light and shade speckle the grass like a Thrush's breast, here in this green and quiet place I give myself to peace and rest. The peace of my contented mind, that is to me a wealth untold

when the Moon has no more silver left, and the Sun's at the end of his gold. --- W H Davies 1870

What's money? A man is a success if he gets up in the morning and goes to bed at night and in between does what he wants to do. --- Bob Dylan 1941

Where there are friends, there is wealth. --- Titus Muccius Plautus 250BC

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