"Wealth, in even the most improbable cases, manages to convey the aspect of intelligence."
"It is well enough that people of the nation do not understand our banking and monetary system, for if they did, I believe there would be a revolution before tomorrow morning."John Kenneth Galbraith on Henry Ford
"Your net worth to the world is usually determined by what remains after your bad habits are subtracted from your good ones."John Kenneth Galbraith on Benjamin Franklin
"It is a kind of spiritual snobbery that makes people think they can be happy without money."John Kenneth Galbraith on Albert Camus
"Part of your heritage in this society is the opportunity to become financially independent."John Kenneth Galbraith on Jim Rohn
"Don't gamble take all your savings and buy some good stock and hold it till it goes up, then sell it. If it don't go up, don't buy it."John Kenneth Galbraith on Will Rogers
"By all but the pathologically romantic, it is now recognized that this is not the age of the small man."
"In any great organization it is far, far safer to be wrong with the majority than to be right alone."
"Politics is the art of choosing between the disastrous and the unpalatable."
"Politics is not the art of the possible. It consists in choosing between the disastrous and the unpalatable."
"There is certainly no absolute standard of beauty. That precisely is what makes its pursuit so interesting."