"I think when money starts to corrupt journalism, it undermines the journalism, and it undermines the credibility of the product, and you end up not succeeding."
"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."Walter Isaacson on Oscar Wilde
"A little thought and a little kindness are often worth more than a great deal of money."Walter Isaacson 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."Walter Isaacson on Benjamin Franklin
"The lack of money is the root of all evil."Walter Isaacson on Mark Twain
"Honesty is the best policy - when there is money in it."Walter Isaacson on Mark Twain
"When you write biographies, whether it's about Ben Franklin or Einstein, you discover something amazing: They are human."
"Polite and velvety leaders, who take care to avoid bruising others, are generally not as effective at forcing change."
"You can't have a sustainable US economy without a great education system. Teach students to do the job right. You don't have an innovative economy unless you have a great education."
"I visited Jobs for the last time in his Palo Alto, Calif., home. He had moved to a downstairs bedroom because he was too weak to go up and down stairs. He was curled up in some pain, but his mind was still sharp and his humor vibrant."
"I have a strong emotional respect for Steve."