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A. A. Milne
English author, writer of the Winnie-the-Pooh books 1882-19560
Almost anyone can be an author; the business is to collect money and fame from this state of being.
Hunter S. Thompson
American journalist 1939-0
America is just a nation of two hundred million used car salesmen with all the money we need to buy guns and no qualms about killing anybody else in the world who tries to make us uncomfortable.
Americans want action for their money. They are fascinated by its self-reproducing qualities if it's put to work. Gold-hoarding goes against the American grain; it fits in better with European pessimism than with America's traditional optimism.
Gilbert K. Chesterton
English writer 1874-19360
Among the very rich you will never find a really generous man, even by accident. They may give their money away, but they will never give themselves away; they are egoistic, secretive, dry as old bones. To be smart enough to get all that money you must be dull enough to want it.
American actress 1926-19620
An actress is not a machine, but they treat you like a machine. A money machine.
Greek philosopher 469 BC - 399 BC0
An education obtained with money is worse than no education at all
American politician and actor 1911-20040
And I have to point out that government doesn't tax to get the money it needs, government always needs the money it gets.
Source: Debat Bush - Reagan 1980
Anyone who says money can't buy happiness just doesn't know where to shop.
American writer 1842-19140
Architect. One who drafts a plan of your house, and plans a draft of your money.
American politician and environmentalist 1948-0
As I have said for many years throughout this land, we're borrowing money from China to buy oil from the Persian Gulf to burn it in ways that destroy the future of human civilization. Every bit of that has to change.
Alexis de Tocqueville
French diplomat, political scientist, and historian 1805-18590
As one digs deeper into the national character of the Americans, one sees that they have sought the value of everything in this world only in the answer to this single question: how much money will it bring in?
William J. Durant
American historian and writer 1885-19810
Bankers know that history is inflationary and that money is the last thing a wise man will hoard.
American cartoonist, humorist, and journalist 1868–19300
Bargain... anything a customer thinks a store is losing money on.
English poet 1612-16800
Because they did not see merit where they should have seen it, people, to express their regret, will go and leave a lot of money to the very people who will be the first to throw stones at the next person who has anything to say and finds a difficulty in getting a hearing.
Before he left, Aunt William pressed a sovereign into his hand guiltily, as if it were conscience money. He, on his side, took it as though it were a doctor's fee, and both ignored the transaction.