"A billion here, a billion there, and pretty soon you're talking about real money."
"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."Everett Dirksen on Oscar Wilde
"A little thought and a little kindness are often worth more than a great deal of money."Everett Dirksen 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."Everett Dirksen on Benjamin Franklin
"The lack of money is the root of all evil."Everett Dirksen on Mark Twain
"Honesty is the best policy - when there is money in it."Everett Dirksen on Mark Twain
"There is no force so powerful as an idea whose time has come."
"I have said, with respect to authorization bills, that I do not want the Congress or the country to commit fiscal suicide on the installment plan."
"When all is said and done, the real citadel of strength of any community is in the hearts and minds and desires of those who dwell there."