"Money, like vodka, turns a person into an eccentric."
"When I was young I thought that money was the most important thing in life now that I am old I know that it is."Anton Chekhov on Oscar Wilde
"A little thought and a little kindness are often worth more than a great deal of money."Anton Chekhov on John Ruskin
"Money has never made man happy, nor will it, there is nothing in its nature to produce happiness. The more of it one has the more one wants."Anton Chekhov on Benjamin Franklin
"The lack of money is the root of all evil."Anton Chekhov on Mark Twain
"Honesty is the best policy - when there is money in it."Anton Chekhov on Mark Twain
"We learn about life not from plusses alone, but from minuses as well."
"There is nothing new in art except talent."
"The wealthy are always surrounded by hangers-on science and art are as well."
"No matter how corrupt and unjust a convict may be, he loves fairness more than anything else. If the people placed over him are unfair, from year to year he lapses into an embittered state characterized by an extreme lack of faith."
"When you're thirsty and it seems that you could drink the entire ocean that's faith when you start to drink and finish only a glass or two that's science."