"Money is like manure, of very little use except it be spread."
"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."Francis Bacon on Oscar Wilde
"A little thought and a little kindness are often worth more than a great deal of money."Francis Bacon 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."Francis Bacon on Benjamin Franklin
"The lack of money is the root of all evil."Francis Bacon on Mark Twain
"Honesty is the best policy - when there is money in it."Francis Bacon on Mark Twain
"Age appears to be best in four things old wood best to burn, old wine to drink, old friends to trust, and old authors to read."
"I will never be an old man. To me, old age is always 15 years older than I am."
"Wives are young men's mistresses, companions for middle age, and old men's nurses."
"Life, an age to the miserable, and a moment to the happy."
"A man that studieth revenge keeps his own wounds green."