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"Annual income twenty pounds, annual expenditure nineteen six, result happiness."  (Charles Dickens, 1812-70)

"Anyone who dies with more than $1.15 to his name is a jerk."  (Errol Flynn)

"Groveling is wrong for the soul, like grappling with whores in a drugstore."  (Hunter S. Thompson)

"I must say that I do wrestle with the amount of money I make, but at the end of the day what am I gonna say? I took less money so Rupert Murdoch could have more?"  (Tom Hanks, on coming to grips with his $20 million-per-picture fee, Talk, November 2000)

"I've worked myself up from nothing to a state of supreme poverty."  (Groucho Marx)

"In this world, shipmates, sin that pays its way can travel freely, and without passport; whereas Virtue, if a pauper, is stopped at all frontiers."  (Herman Melville, Moby Dick)

"Money doesn't change men, it merely unmasks them. If a man is naturally selfish or arrogant or greedy, the money brings that out, that's all."  (Henry Ford)

"Money is a poor man's credit card."  (Marshall McLuhan)

"Trout, incidentally, had written a book about a money tree. It had twenty-dollar bills for leaves. Its flowers were government bonds. Its fruit was diamonds. It attracted human beings who killed each other around the roots and made very good fertilizer. So it goes."  (Kurt Vonnegut)

"Wealth, like happiness, is never attained when sought after directly. It comes as a by-product of providing a useful service."  (Henry Ford)

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