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We regard wealth as something to be properly used, rather than as something to boast about. As for poverty, no one need be ashamed to admit it: the real shame is in not taking practical measures to escape from it.
We have no more right to consume happiness without producing it than to consume wealth without producing it.
George Bernard Shaw
A defence in the Inquisition is of little use to the prisoner, for a suspicion only is deemed sufficient cause of condemnation, and the greater his wealth the greater his danger.
Neither wealth or greatness render us happy.
Jean de La Fontaine
On the intimate level, anyone who has loved a companion animal knows the uniquely wonderful experience these 'other nations' provide, and their important presence in our shared lives. In their very local way they show us the global truth of our real wealth, our biodiversity.
Wealth is the progressive realization of worthy goals, the ability to love and have compassion, meaningful and caring relationships.
So when these people sell out, even though they get fabulously rich, they're gypping themselves out of one of the potentially most rewarding experiences of their unfolding lives. Without it, they may never know their values or how to keep their newfound wealth in perspective.
Aggression and forced redistribution of wealth has nothing to do with the teachings of the world's great religions.
We'll never solve the feminization of power until we solve the masculinity of wealth.
I focus on spiritual wealth now, and I'm busier, more enthusiastic, and more joyful than I have ever been.
I mean, we are tribal by nature, and sometimes success and material wealth can divide and separate - it's not a new philosophy I'm sharing - more than hardship, hardship tends to unify.
I don't like indecent, unearned wealth. But it is legitimate for an entrepreneur who has created something to make a good living.
The belief that we can rely on shortcuts to happiness, joy, rapture, comfort, and ecstasy, rather than be entitled to these feelings by the exercise of personal strengths and virtues, leads to legions of people who, in the middle of great wealth, are starving spiritually.
Power and wealth are not two of my main stakes.
Productivity and the growth of productivity must be the first economic consideration at all times, not the last. That is the source of technological innovation, jobs, and wealth.
William E. Simon
Pray to God that your attachment to such transitory things as wealth, name, and creature comforts may become less and less every day.
Hip-hop is more about attaining wealth. People respect success. They respect big. They don't even have to like your music. If you're big enough, people are drawn to you.
The only question with wealth is, what do you do with it?
John D. Rockefeller
I say the law should be blind to race, gender and sexual orientation, just as it claims to be blind to wealth and power. There should be no specially protected groups of any kind, except for children, the severely disabled and the elderly, whose physical frailty demands society's care.
Excess of wealth is cause of covetousness.
We form cities in order to enhance interaction, to facilitate growth, wealth creation, ideas, innovation, but in so doing, we create, from a physicist's viewpoint, entropy.
Only the man who does not need it, is fit to inherit wealth, the man who would make his fortune no matter where he started.
Loyalty and friendship, which is to me the same, created all the wealth that I've ever thought I'd have.
Innovation is the specific instrument of entrepreneurship. The act that endows resources with a new capacity to create wealth.
Wealth is like sea-water; the more we drink, the thirstier we become; and the same is true of fame.
William Arthur Ward
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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What the caterpillar calls the end of the world the master calls a butterfly.
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