"In the long term, Germany didn't need a finance minister who was absent during important negotiations in the European Council. But the chancellor strongly encouraged me to stay. And everything did work out for the best in the end."
"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."Wolfgang Schauble 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."Wolfgang Schauble on Benjamin Franklin
"It is a kind of spiritual snobbery that makes people think they can be happy without money."Wolfgang Schauble on Albert Camus
"Part of your heritage in this society is the opportunity to become financially independent."Wolfgang Schauble 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."Wolfgang Schauble on Will Rogers
"Mr. Geithner is an excellent minister. We have a good personal relationship."