"Is it not odd that the only generous person I ever knew, who had money to be generous with, should be a stockbroker."
"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."Percy Bysshe Shelley on Oscar Wilde
"A little thought and a little kindness are often worth more than a great deal of money."Percy Bysshe Shelley 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."Percy Bysshe Shelley on Benjamin Franklin
"The lack of money is the root of all evil."Percy Bysshe Shelley on Mark Twain
"Honesty is the best policy - when there is money in it."Percy Bysshe Shelley on Mark Twain
"Revenge is the naked idol of the worship of a semi-barbarous age."
"Poetry lifts the veil from the hidden beauty of the world, and makes familiar objects be as if they were not familiar."
"Obscenity, which is ever blasphemy against the divine beauty in life, is a monster for which the corruption of society forever brings forth new food, which it devours in secret."
"Poetry is the record of the best and happiest moments of the happiest and best minds."
"Change is certain. Peace is followed by disturbances departure of evil men by their return. Such recurrences should not constitute occasions for sadness but realities for awareness, so that one may be happy in the interim."