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A Quote by Thomas Jefferson on happiness, tranquility, and wealth

It is neither wealth nor splendor, but tranquility and occupation, which give happiness.

Thomas Jefferson (1743 - 1826)

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A Quote by Thomas Jefferson on country, kindness, necessity, and wealth

The best hemp and the best tobacco grow on the same kind of soil. The former article is of the first necessity to the wealth and protection of the country. The latter, never useful.

Thomas Jefferson (1743 - 1826)

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A Quote by Thomas Gray on day, health, heaven, peace, and wealth

From toil he wins his spirits light, From busy day the peaceful night; Rich, from the very want of wealth, In heaven's best treasures, peace and health.

Thomas Gray (1716 - 1771)

Source: Ode on the Pleasure arising from Vicissitude. Line 93.

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A Quote by Thomas Gray on beauty, boasts, glory, wealth, and path

The boast of heraldry, the pomp of pow'r, And all that beauty, all that wealth e'er gave, Await alike the inevitable hour. The paths of glory lead but to the grave.

Thomas Gray (1716 - 1771)

Source: Elegy in a Country Churchyard. Stanza 9.

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A Quote by Thomas Fuller on caring and wealth

Of Edward Grindall: Worldly wealth he cared not for, desiring only to make both ends meet.

Thomas Fuller (1608 - 1661)

Source: Worthies of England

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A Quote by Theognis on divinity, excellence, gifts, men, and wealth

Even to a wicked man a divinity gives wealth, Cyrnus, but to few men comes the gift of excellence.

Theognis (c. 570 - c. 490 BC)

Source: Elegies

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A Quote by Theodore Roosevelt on people, understanding, value, and wealth

I am simply unable to understand the value placed by so many people upon great wealth.

Theodore Roosevelt (1858 - 1919)

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A Quote by Theodore Roosevelt on wealth

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Malefactors of great wealth.

Theodore Roosevelt (1858 - 1919)

Source: Speech at Provincetown, Massachusetts, August 20, 1907

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A Quote by Theodore Parker on beauty, cats, and wealth

You may not, cannot, appropriate beauty. It is the wealth of the eye, and a cat may gaze upon a king.

Theodore Parker (1810 - 1860)

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A Quote by Theodore Parker on driving, heart, nature, and wealth

Want and wealth equally harden the human heart, as frost and fire are both alien to the human flesh. Famine and gluttony alike drive away nature from the heart of man.

Theodore Parker (1810 - 1860)

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