"False riches, consisting of money, houses and lands, acquired by selfish means at cost to others and thereafter used selfishly, are almost always used for the oppression of other persons."
"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."Joseph Franklin Rutherford on Oscar Wilde
"A little thought and a little kindness are often worth more than a great deal of money."Joseph Franklin Rutherford 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."Joseph Franklin Rutherford on Benjamin Franklin
"The lack of money is the root of all evil."Joseph Franklin Rutherford on Mark Twain
"Honesty is the best policy - when there is money in it."Joseph Franklin Rutherford on Mark Twain
"Before we can know God and understand his great plan it is first necessary for us to believe that he exists and that he rewards all who diligently seek him."
"Life everlasting in a state of happiness is the greatest desire of all men."
"If you are kept in ignorance of the true way and permit yourself to rely upon and be guided by the opinion of imperfect man, you can never gain the riches that will bring you peace and lasting happiness."
"The inspired Scriptures make the clear distinction between false and true riches and make plain the reason why happiness is gained and fully enjoyed only by those who find true riches."
"Jehovah God is truly rich far beyond the imagination of humankind."