"To the eyes of a miser a guinea is more beautiful than the sun, and a bag worn with the use of money has more beautiful proportions than a vine filled with grapes."
"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."William Blake on Oscar Wilde
"A little thought and a little kindness are often worth more than a great deal of money."William Blake 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."William Blake on Benjamin Franklin
"The lack of money is the root of all evil."William Blake on Mark Twain
"Honesty is the best policy - when there is money in it."William Blake on Mark Twain
"Man has no Body distinct from his Soul for that called Body is a portion of Soul discerned by the five Senses, the chief inlets of Soul in this age."
"He who would do good to another must do it in Minute Particulars: general Good is the plea of the scoundrel, hypocrite, and flatterer, for Art and Science cannot exist but in minutely organized Particulars."
"Art can never exist without naked beauty displayed."
"Art is the tree of life. Science is the tree of death."
"The foundation of empire is art and science. Remove them or degrade them, and the empire is no more. Empire follows art and not vice versa as Englishmen suppose."