"Money is to my social existence what health is to my body."
"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."Mason Cooley 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."Mason Cooley on Benjamin Franklin
"It is a kind of spiritual snobbery that makes people think they can be happy without money."Mason Cooley on Albert Camus
"Part of your heritage in this society is the opportunity to become financially independent."Mason Cooley 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."Mason Cooley on Will Rogers
"The wisdom of age: don't stop walking."
"Old age: I fall asleep during the funerals of my friends."
"Staid middle age loves the hurricane passions of opera."
"Middle age went by while I was mourning for my lost youth."
"The lonely become either thoughtful or empty."