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

May 092014
 

The dirtiest money can be laundered in two generations.

Nov 222013
 

You can have anything you want, provided it’s the only thing you want, and it’s not worth having.

Oct 242013
 

People will pay dearly for the right to bore you.

Oct 232013
 

The very rich and the very poor both spend most of their time thinking about money.

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.