"I don't care half so much about making money as I do about making my point, and coming out ahead."
"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."Cornelius Vanderbilt on Oscar Wilde
"A little thought and a little kindness are often worth more than a great deal of money."Cornelius Vanderbilt 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."Cornelius Vanderbilt on Benjamin Franklin
"The lack of money is the root of all evil."Cornelius Vanderbilt on Mark Twain
"Honesty is the best policy - when there is money in it."Cornelius Vanderbilt on Mark Twain
"If I had learned education I would not have had time to learn anything else."