Agriculture is our wisest pursuit, because it will in the end contribute most to real wealth, good morals, and happiness.
It is the interest of the commercial world that wealth should be found everywhere.
The fame that goes with wealth and beauty is fleeting and fragile; intellectual superiority is a possession glorious and eternal.
Prosperity in the form of wealth works exactly the same as everything else. You will see it coming into your life when you are unattached to needing it.
Money was intended to be used in exchange, but not to increase at interest. And this term interest, which means the birth of money from money, is applied to the breeding of money because the offspring resembles the parent. Wherefore of all modes of getting wealth this is the most unnatural.
Wealth, the most excellent of all the gods.
A silent look of affection and regard when all other eyes are turned coldly away--the consciousness that we possess the sympathy and affection of one being when all others have deserted us--is a hold, a stay, a comfort, in the deepest affliction, which no wealth could purchase, or power bestow.
Much of Europes wealth comes from the mineral riches of the new world, which fed the coffers of the monarchies of Europe.
We may have democracy, or we may have wealth concentrated in the hands of a few, but we can't have both.
Wealth maketh many friends.
Wealth acquired by vanity shall be diminished; but he that gathers it by labour shall increase.
The reason why we see that people of the greatest capacity are not rich, is either they despise wealth in comparison to something else, or, they are not content in getting an estate, unless they may do it in their own way, while at the same time enjoying all the pleasures and gratitude's of life.
For Wealth are all things that conduce, to one's destruction or their use. A standard both to buy and sell, all things from heaven down to hell.
I would give all the wealth of the world, and all the deeds of all the heroes, for one true vision.
I would not exchange my leisure hours for all the wealth in the world.
American families have always shown remarkable resiliency, or flexible adjustment to natural, economic, and social challenges. Their strengths resemble the elasticity of a spider web, a gull's skillful flow with the wind, the regenerating power of perennial grasses, the cooperation of an ant colony, and the persistence of a stream carving canyon rocks. These are not the strengths of fixed monuments but living organisms. This resilience is not measured by wealth, muscle or efficiency but by creativity, unity, and hope. Cultivating these family strengths is critical to a thriving human community.
Failure seems to be regarded as the one unpardonable crime, success as the all-redeeming virtue, the acquisition of wealth as the single worthy aim of life. The hair-raising revelations of skullduggery and grand-scale thievery merely incite others to surpass by yet bolder outrages and more corrupt combinations.
Health is the greatest gift, contentment the greatest wealth, faithfulness the best relationship.
The exact measure of the progress of civilization is the degree in which the intelligence of the common mind has prevailed over wealth and brute force
To get rich never risk your health. For it is the truth that health is the wealth of wealth.
Wealth is the ability to fully experience life.
Workers of the world awaken. Break your chains, demand your rights. All the wealth you make is taken, by exploiting parasites. Shall you kneel in deep submission from your cradle to your grave. Is the height of your ambition to be a good and willing slave?
Wealth is both an enemy and a friend.
Wealth and poverty are seen for what they are. It begins to be seen that the poor are only they who feel poor, and poverty consists in feeling poor. The rich, as we reckon them, and among them the very rich, in a true scale would be found very indigent and ragged.
In wealth, many friends; in poverty, not even relatives.