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Fear of death increases in exact proportion to increase in wealth.
If we command our wealth, we shall be rich and free; if our wealth commands us, we are poor indeed.
It is wrong to assume that men of immense wealth are always happy.
John D. Rockefeller
All riches have their origin in mind. Wealth is in ideas - not money.
Poor is the man who does not know his own intrinsic worth and tends to measure everything by relative value. A man of financial wealth who values himself by his financial net worth is poorer than a poor man who values himself by his intrinsic self worth.
We need to move into a culture of peace. What I hope to promote is the idea that we all need each other and that the greatest happiness in life is not how much we have but how much we give. That's a wealth that's priceless. You can't buy compassion.
Whoever renders service to many puts himself in line for greatness - great wealth, great return, great satisfaction, great reputation, and great joy.
I think when you spread the wealth around it's good for everybody.
Industry, thrift and self-control are not sought because they create wealth, but because they create character.
The greatest wealth is to live content with little, for there is never want where the mind is satisfied.
Pray to God that your attachment to such transitory things as wealth, name, and creature comforts may become less and less every day.
I am for socialism, disarmament, and, ultimately, for abolishing the state itself... I seek the social ownership of property, the abolition of the propertied class, and the sole control of those who produce wealth. Communism is the goal.
Roger Nash Baldwin
The market economy is very good at wealth creation but not perfect at all about wealth distribution.
The labor movement means just this: it is the last noble protest of the American people against the power of incorporated wealth.
Matters of the heart are important to me. All this materialism and all the money and wealth are things that you don't take to the grave. One day you have it. The next day you don't.
There's a wealth of talent that lies in all of us. All of us, including those who work in schools, must nurture creativity systematically and not kill it unwittingly.
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.
Wealth - any income that is at least one hundred dollars more a year than the income of one's wife's sister's husband.
H. L. Mencken
Concentration of wealth yields concentration of political power. And concentration of political power gives rise to legislation that increases and accelerates the cycle.
Capitalist production, therefore, develops technology, and the combining together of various processes into a social whole, only by sapping the original sources of all wealth - the soil and the labourer.
The perpetuation of slavery, the exile and extermination of American Indians, and the passage of Jim Crow laws weren't carried out at the bidding of a few malefactors of great wealth.
P. J. O'Rourke
It is great wealth to a soul to live frugally with a contented mind.
Fatherhood is not a matter of station or wealth. It is a matter of desire, diligence and determination to see one's family exalted in the celestial kingdom. If that prize is lost, nothing else really matters.
Ezra Taft Benson
I focus on spiritual wealth now, and I'm busier, more enthusiastic, and more joyful than I have ever been.
Wealthy people have not disappeared, they are just not so willing to show off their wealth.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
John F. Kennedy
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