"Flattery is a kind of bad money, to which our vanity gives us currency."
"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."Francois de La Rochefoucauld on Oscar Wilde
"A little thought and a little kindness are often worth more than a great deal of money."Francois de La Rochefoucauld 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."Francois de La Rochefoucauld on Benjamin Franklin
"The lack of money is the root of all evil."Francois de La Rochefoucauld on Mark Twain
"Honesty is the best policy - when there is money in it."Francois de La Rochefoucauld on Mark Twain
"It is with an old love as it is with old age a man lives to all the miseries, but is dead to all the pleasures."
"Old age is a tyrant, who forbids, under pain of death, the pleasures of youth."
"The defects of the mind, like those of the face, grow worse with age."
"It is great folly to wish to be wise all alone."
"Though nature be ever so generous, yet can she not make a hero alone. Fortune must contribute her part too and till both concur, the work cannot be perfected."