wealth

A Quote by John Dewey on action, health, justice, kindness, learning, and wealth

We cannot seek or attain health, wealth, learning, justice or kindness in general. Action is always specific, concrete, individualized, unique.

John Dewey (1859 - 1952)

Contributed by: Zaady

A Quote by John Calvin Coolidge on character, control, self-control, and wealth

Industry, thrift, and self-control are not sought because they create wealth, but because they create character.

Calvin Coolidge (1872 - 1933)

Contributed by: Zaady

A Quote by John Adams on america, aristocracy, art, democracy, destruction, influence, and wealth

Shall we have recourse to the art of printing? But this has not destroyed property or aristocracy or corporations or paper wealth in England or America, or diminished the influence of either; on the contrary, it has multiplied aristocracy and diminished democracy.

John Adams (1735 - 1826)

Source: Letter to John Taylor, The Life and Works of John Adams, Boston, 1851, v. 6,

Contributed by: Zaady

A Quote by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe on anxiety, charity, confession, contentment, difficulty, faith, fear, future, god, good, grace, health, helpful, hope, love, needs, neighbors, patience, pleasure, strength, support, wealth, and work

nine keys to contentment Health enough to make work a pleasure. Wealth enough to support your needs. Strength enough to battle with difficulties and overcome them. Grace enough to confess your sins and forsake them. Patience enough to toil until some good is accomplished. Charity enough to see some good in your neighbors. Love enough to move you to be useful and helpful to others. Faith enough to make real things of God. Hope enough to remove all anxious fears concerning the future.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (1749 - 1832)

Contributed by: Zaady

A Quote by Jimmy Carter on america, books, character, conscience, funerals, humanity, knowledge, morality, pleasure, politics, presidency, principles, sacrifice, science, vices, wealth, and worship

According to Gandhi, the seven sins are wealth without works, pleasure without conscience, knowledge without character, commerce without morality, science without humanity, worship without sacrifice, and politics without principle. President Carter told of finding "The Seven Sins" engraved on the wall of Gandhi's memorial. President JIMMY CARTER, eulogy at funeral services for former Vice President Hubert Humphrey, St. Paul, Minnesota, January 16, 1978. - Public Papers of the Presidents of the United States: Jimmy Carter 1978, book 1, p. 80.

Jimmy Carter (1924 -)

Source: Funeral service, Hubert Humphrey, MN, 1/16/78

Contributed by: Zaady

A Quote by E. James (Jim) Rohn on beginning, health, learning, spirituality, and wealth

Learning is the beginning of wealth. Learning is the beginning of health. Learning is the beginning of spirituality.

Jim Rohn

Source: tape of meeting in Sacramento, CA, with Rich DeVos, Jay Van Andel & many others, c. 1979-1980. Tape was recorded privately and is in the public domain.

Contributed by: Zaady

A Quote by E. James (Jim) Rohn on ability, achievement, dreams, faith, gifts, happiness, health, influence, knowledge, life, patience, reason, reward, value, virtue, wealth, and wishes

I wish for you a life of wealth, health and happiness; a life in which you give to yourself the gift of patience, the virtue of reason, the value of knowledge, and the influence of faith in your own ability to dream about and achieve worthy rewards.

Jim Rohn

Source: tape of meeting in Sacramento, CA, with Rich DeVos, Jay Van Andel & many others, c. 1979-1980. Tape was recorded privately and is in the public domain.

Contributed by: Zaady

A Quote by E. James (Jim) Rohn on greatness, joy, reputation, satisfaction, service, and wealth

Whoever renders service to many puts himself in line for greatness - great wealth, great return, great satisfaction, great reputation, and great joy.

Jim Rohn

Source: tape of meeting in Sacramento, CA, with Rich DeVos, Jay Van Andel & many others, c. 1979-1980. Tape was recorded privately and is in the public domain.

Contributed by: Zaady

A Quote by John (Jay) Davison Rockefeller, IV on belief, character, good, power, promises, wealth, and worth

I believe in the sacredness of a promise, that a man's word should be as good as his bond; that character - not wealth or power or position - is of supreme worth.

J.D. Rockefeller (1937 -)

Contributed by: Zaady

A Quote by James F. Lincoln on anarchy, country, destruction, rest, and wealth

If the wealth of this country were distributed, 90 per cent. would be destroyed by the act of distribution. The resulting starvation and anarchy would destroy the rest in less than thirty days.

James F. Lincoln

Contributed by: Zaady

Syndicate content