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

Jul 122022
 

Just about every motive for human action sounds better than making money, and turns out worse.

Jul 112022
 

A salesman, unlike a psychology professor, must understand psychology.

May 262022
 

To wish for what another has can be innocent, even salutary; what eats away the soul is the wish that he not have it.

May 182022
 

If the rich and accomplished were swine, they would be envied less. As it is, they are envied for being rich, accomplished, and not swine.

Jan 122022
 

Every great racket begins as a business, becomes a movement, and eventually degenerates into a cause.