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

Oct 112013
 

The only known cure for materialism is poverty.

Oct 102013
 

More successful enterprises have been created for spite than for money.

Aug 162013
 

No one can be bought, but everyone can be rented.

May 092013
 

Some men, like Balzac’s Goriot, are made of money, and when it ends so do they.

Feb 152013
 

The American upper middle class has largely given up sex and alcohol in favor of litigation and insurance fraud.

Feb 142013
 

It hurts less to give up the luxury than the idea that you can afford it.

Jan 242013
 

Wealth can be pursued cooperatively, but fame is to the death.