Money

Bartlett’s Book of Anecdotes – “waldo, why are you not here?”

Henry Thoreau was languishing in jail after he had refused to pay the Massachusetts poll tax in 1843 [to protest the Mexican-American War], Ralph Waldo Emerson came to visit him and asked him why he was there. “Waldo, why are ...
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Shirley Chisholm Quote – It Is Seldom That Profit Loses

"When morality comes up against profit, it is seldom that profit loses." - Shirley Chisholm ...
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Douglas Adams quote – This planet has a problem

"This planet has — or rather had — a problem, which was this: most of the people living on it were unhappy for pretty much of the time. Many solutions were suggested for this problem, but most of these were ...
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Fannie Hurst Quote – Worth A Lot Of Money

"Some people think they are worth a lot of money just because they have it."          - Fannie Hurst ...
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Quote – Millionaires

"24.2 million millionaires control 1/3 of world’s wealth.  There are more millionaires than there are Australians." ...
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David T. Bazelon quote – Money is a dream

"Money is a dream. It is a piece of paper on which is imprinted in invisible ink the dream of all the things it will buy, all the trinkets and all the power over others." - David T. Bazelon ...
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Humphrey Bogart Quote – The Only Point In Making Money

"The only point in making money is so you can tell some big shot to go to hell."                   - Humphrey Bogart ...
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Franklin D. Roosevelt Quote – An Empty Stomach

"It is an unfortunate human failing that a full pocketbook often groans more loudly than an empty stomach." - Franklin D. Roosevelt ...
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Source unknown – the real measure of your wealth

"The real measure of your wealth is how much you’d be worth if you lost all your money." - Source unknown ...
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Mark Twain Quote – Buy Land

“Buy land because they’re nor making it anymore.” - Mark Twain ...
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