"Preoccupation with money is the great test of small natures, but only a small test of great ones."
"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."Nicolas Chamfort on Oscar Wilde
"A little thought and a little kindness are often worth more than a great deal of money."Nicolas Chamfort 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."Nicolas Chamfort on Benjamin Franklin
"The lack of money is the root of all evil."Nicolas Chamfort on Mark Twain
"Honesty is the best policy - when there is money in it."Nicolas Chamfort on Mark Twain
"Man arrives as a novice at each age of his life."
"It is commonly supposed that the art of pleasing is a wonderful aid in the pursuit of fortune but the art of being bored is infinitely more successful."
"The art of the parenthesis is one of the greatest secrets of eloquence in Society."
"Most of those who make collections of verse or epigram are like men eating cherries or oysters: they choose out the best at first, and end by eating all."
"Change of fashion is the tax levied by the industry of the poor on the vanity of the rich."