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You never find people endeavoring to convince you that you may live very happily upon a plentiful fortune.
–Johnson

Apr 192016
 

The usual fantasy life is only a deluxe version of the actual one.

Mar 042016
 

The contemporary businessman cares only for art, and the contemporary artist only for money.

Feb 222016
 

If the efficient-market hypothesis were true, someone would have thought of it before Fama.

Feb 122016
 

The very worst people are never much interested in money.

Dec 172015
 

If one person can destroy your business, you may as well have a job.

Nov 262015
 

Americans must be stupid; they are so rich.

Nov 042015
 

The Puritans labored, not to persuade God to elect them — that was decided — but to show the neighbors that He had. Status trumps Grace.

Oct 232015
 

That poverty causes crime may be doubted: what is certain is that crime causes poverty.

Sep 082015
 

Hallmark and Instagram are just two of the many fortunes to be made by permitting humans to communicate without the inconvenient obligation of articulate speech.

Aug 122015
 

Money declares our trust in God, Who has observed our trust in money.