"In general, the art of government consists of taking as much money as possible from one class of citizens to give to another."
"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."Voltaire on Oscar Wilde
"A little thought and a little kindness are often worth more than a great deal of money."Voltaire 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."Voltaire on Benjamin Franklin
"The lack of money is the root of all evil."Voltaire on Mark Twain
"Honesty is the best policy - when there is money in it."Voltaire on Mark Twain
"What most persons consider as virtue, after the age of 40 is simply a loss of energy."
"He who has not the spirit of this age, has all the misery of it."
"We are rarely proud when we are alone."
"Each player must accept the cards life deals him or her: but once they are in hand, he or she alone must decide how to play the cards in order to win the game."
"Time, which alone makes the reputation of men, ends by making their defects respectable."