We can have democracy in this country, or we can have great wealth concentrated in the hands of a few, but we can't have both.
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.
Where wealth accumulates, men decay.
The modern economy isn't about the redistribution of wealth, it's about the redistribution of time.
Learning is the beginning of wealth. Learning is the beginning of health. Learning is the beginning of spirituality. Searching and learning is where the miracle process all begins.
The first wealth is health.
Honesty is the rarest wealth anyone can possess, and yet all the honesty in the world ain't lawful tender for a loaf of bread.
Wisdom outweighs any wealth.
The human world is a long way from meeting the needs of the present, and it is borrowing massively from the future — not only by piling up money debt, but also by degrading the resources from which all real wealth ultimately comes.
It is neither wealth nor splendor; but tranquility and occupation which give you happiness.
Wealth — quotes and aphorisms
It is not the creation of wealth that is wrong, but the love of money for its own sake.
Human greatness does not lie in wealth or power, but in character and goodness. People are just people, and all people have faults and shortcomings, but all of us are born with a basic goodness.
Wealth stays with us a little moment if at all: only our characters are steadfast, not our gold.
He is richest who is content with the least, for content is the wealth of nature.
Give, give, give — what is the point of having experience, knowledge or talent if I don't give it away? Of having stories if I don't tell them to others? Of having wealth if I don't share it? I don't intend to be cremated with any of it! It is in giving that I connect with others, with the world and with the divine.
The greatest wealth is to live content with little.
In the large cities that received new Americans, there flowered a golden age of restaurants, manned by the available talent from abroad and fueled by the restless wealth of the newly rich.
Infinitely more important than sharing one's material wealth is sharing the wealth of ourselves — our time and energy, our passion and commitment, and, above all, our love.
All wealth is the product of labor.
It is health that is real wealth and not pieces of gold and silver.