Wealth and Worth Relative to People
"People's wealth and worth are very rarely related."
Mankind and Wealth
"The lust of avarice as so totally seized upon mankind that their wealth seems rather to possess them than they possess their wealth. (Pliny, 23-79 A. D.)"
What Wealth Does for Individuals
"The only thing wealth does for some people is to make them worry about losing it."
Why Wars are Caused
"Wars are caused by undefended wealth."
One Person's Experience on Wealth
"I started out with nothing. I still have most of it."
Wealthy Individuals and Their Possessions
"Many wealthy people are little more than janitors of their possessions."
The Division of Wealth and the Wealthy
"If all the rich people in the world divided up their money among themselves there wouldn't be enough to go around."
Praising the Wealthy
"If a man is proud of his wealth, he should not be praised until it is known how he employs it."