wealth quotes

Wale means to arrive home. So the crown has arrived home. Akin is warrior or brave man. Nuoye is a brave man of chieftaincy and Agbaje means wealth and prosperity.Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje

The wealth of a soul is measured by how much it can feel; its poverty by how little.William R. Alger

Don't let the opinions of the average man sway you. Dream, and he thinks you're crazy. Succeed, and he thinks you're lucky. Acquire wealth, and he thinks you're greedy. Pay no attention. He simply doesn't understand.Robert G. Allen

Half the U.S. population owns barely 2 percent of its wealth, putting the United States near Rwanda and Uganda and below such nations as pre-Arab Spring Tunisia and Egypt when measured by degrees of income inequality.Eric Alterman

Something has happened where you almost never grow up in America. Maybe it's the greater wealth.Jonathan Ames

The only wealth which you will keep forever is the wealth you have given away.Marcus Aurelius

It would be fun to have someone in the White House who has worked in the private sector... and someone who understands that wealth creation is a good thing and they want more of it. Wealth is good.Michele Bachmann

To get rich never risk your health. For it is the truth that health is the wealth of wealth.Richard Baker

A true revolution of values will soon look uneasily on the glaring contrast of poverty and wealth.Lloyd Banks

I never have been insecure, because I see what a waste it is. I know there is a solution to insecurity. I don't tend to be thrown by problems that don't have solutions. And insecurity has a wealth of alternatives.Drew Barrymore

Oil wealth has been a curse on us, made us weak and docile.Abu Bakar Bashir

There's a wealth of literature out there which, hopefully, will be, you know, exploded in the future, and I personally find it very rewarding to be involved with classic storytelling, and sort of legendary characters.Sean Bean

Anyone who wants to sell you overnight success or wealth is not interested in your success; they are interested in your money.Bo Bennett

The proud make every man their adversary by pitting their intellects, opinions, works, wealth, talents, or any other worldly measuring device against others.Ezra Taft Benson

Possessing things is not that interesting. Living in a grand environment to show myself and others that I have wealth has zero appeal.Nicolas Berggruen

Any health care funding plan that is just, equitable, civilized and humane must - must - redistribute wealth from the richer among us to the poorer and the less fortunate. Excellent healthcare is by definition re-distributional.Donald Berwick

Eulogy. Praise of a person who has either the advantages of wealth and power, or the consideration to be dead.Ambrose Bierce

The truth is, however rich people get, they hate paying tax. Some live abroad for a year, or years at a time just to avoid it. Bizarre really - desperate economic migrants are driven to leave their homeland because of poverty; tax exiles are driven overseas by their wealth.Clint Black

Maximising my wealth was never my chief thing.Conrad Black

There is a legitimate concern about wealth distribution in the United States, but the answer is not to scapegoat any individual who makes over $200,000 per year and to try to sell the fraud that the government can equitably take the money of those who have earned it and give it to those who haven't.Conrad Black