"Thirteen thousand dollars a year is not enough to raise a family. That's not enough to pay your bills and save for their future. That's barely enough to provide for even the most basic needs."
"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."Thomas Carper 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."Thomas Carper on Benjamin Franklin
"It is a kind of spiritual snobbery that makes people think they can be happy without money."Thomas Carper on Albert Camus
"Part of your heritage in this society is the opportunity to become financially independent."Thomas Carper 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."Thomas Carper on Will Rogers
"That's not all our crops can do. We are also learning how to transform plants into factories. We can now raise plants that will create enzymes that would otherwise be created in chemical factories."
"Class action lawsuits are an important part of our legal system. All citizens should have the right to band together and settle grievances with bigger companies, but that system is broken and it needs fixing."