"No man but a blockhead ever wrote except for money."
"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."Samuel Johnson on Oscar Wilde
"A little thought and a little kindness are often worth more than a great deal of money."Samuel Johnson 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."Samuel Johnson on Benjamin Franklin
"The lack of money is the root of all evil."Samuel Johnson on Mark Twain
"Honesty is the best policy - when there is money in it."Samuel Johnson on Mark Twain
"There are few things that we so unwillingly give up, even in advanced age, as the supposition that we still have the power of ingratiating ourselves with the fair sex."
"Man alone is born crying, lives complaining, and dies disappointed."
"If a man does not make new acquaintances as he advances through life, he will soon find himself left alone. A man, sir, should keep his friendship in a constant repair."
"Poetry is the art of uniting pleasure with truth."
"The true art of memory is the art of attention."