"As you know, Social Security functions under the premise that today's workers will help finance benefits for retirees and that these workers will then be supported by the next generation of workers paying into the same system."
"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."Steve Israel 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."Steve Israel on Benjamin Franklin
"It is a kind of spiritual snobbery that makes people think they can be happy without money."Steve Israel on Albert Camus
"Part of your heritage in this society is the opportunity to become financially independent."Steve Israel 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."Steve Israel on Will Rogers
"I actually share her view and understand her frustration when any government attempts to ban secular symbols like Santa Claus or Rudolph the Red Nose Reindeer or Christmas lights."