"What counts is what you do with your money, not where it came from."
"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."Merton Miller on Oscar Wilde
"A little thought and a little kindness are often worth more than a great deal of money."Merton Miller 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."Merton Miller on Benjamin Franklin
"The lack of money is the root of all evil."Merton Miller on Mark Twain
"Honesty is the best policy - when there is money in it."Merton Miller on Mark Twain
"To beat the market you'll have to invest serious bucks to dig up information no one else has yet."
"You only need to make one big score in finance to be a hero forever."
"My expertise was in public finance, particularly corporate taxation, since I had worked at the US Treasury."
"I had some of the students in my finance class actually do some empirical work on capital structures, to see if we could find any obvious patterns in the data, but we couldn't see any."
"Arbitrage proof has since been widely used throughout finance and economics."