"If money help a man to do good to others, it is of some value but if not, it is simply a mass of evil, and the sooner it is got rid of, the better."
"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."Swami Vivekananda on Oscar Wilde
"A little thought and a little kindness are often worth more than a great deal of money."Swami Vivekananda 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."Swami Vivekananda on Benjamin Franklin
"The lack of money is the root of all evil."Swami Vivekananda on Mark Twain
"Honesty is the best policy - when there is money in it."Swami Vivekananda on Mark Twain
"Take up one idea. Make that one idea your life - think of it, dream of it, live on that idea. Let the brain, muscles, nerves, every part of your body, be full of that idea, and just leave every other idea alone. This is the way to success."
"If faith in ourselves had been more extensively taught and practiced, I am sure a very large portion of the evils and miseries that we have would have vanished."
"The moment I have realized God sitting in the temple of every human body, the moment I stand in reverence before every human being and see God in him - that moment I am free from bondage, everything that binds vanishes, and I am free."
"You cannot believe in God until you believe in yourself."
"The more we come out and do good to others, the more our hearts will be purified, and God will be in them."