"People don't have fortunes left them in that style nowadays men have to work and women to marry for money. It's a dreadfully unjust world."
"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."Louisa May Alcott on Oscar Wilde
"A little thought and a little kindness are often worth more than a great deal of money."Louisa May Alcott 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."Louisa May Alcott on Benjamin Franklin
"The lack of money is the root of all evil."Louisa May Alcott on Mark Twain
"Honesty is the best policy - when there is money in it."Louisa May Alcott on Mark Twain
"Have regular hours for work and play make each day both useful and pleasant, and prove that you understand the worth of time by employing it well. Then youth will be delightful, old age will bring few regrets, and life will become a beautiful success."
"Far away there in the sunshine are my highest aspirations. I may not reach them, but I can look up and see their beauty, believe in them, and try to follow where they lead."
"Happy is the son whose faith in his mother remains unchallenged."
"Good books, like good friends, are few and chosen the more select, the more enjoyable."
"You have a good many little gifts and virtues, but there is no need of parading them, for conceit spoils the finest genius. There is not much danger that real talent or goodness will be overlooked long, and the great charm of all power is modesty."