"The circulation of confidence is better than the circulation of 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."James Madison on Oscar Wilde
"A little thought and a little kindness are often worth more than a great deal of money."James Madison 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."James Madison on Benjamin Franklin
"The lack of money is the root of all evil."James Madison on Mark Twain
"Honesty is the best policy - when there is money in it."James Madison on Mark Twain
"A well-instructed people alone can be permanently a free people."
"To the press alone, chequered as it is with abuses, the world is indebted for all the triumphs which have been gained by reason and humanity over error and oppression."
"A well regulated militia, composed of the body of the people, trained in arms, is the best most natural defense of a free country."
"Let me recommend the best medicine in the world: a long journey, at a mild season, through a pleasant country, in easy stages."
"Learned Institutions ought to be favorite objects with every free people. They throw that light over the public mind which is the best security against crafty and dangerous encroachments on the public liberty."