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James J. Hill Quotes and Sayings

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The wealth of the country, its capital,
its credit, must be saved from the predatory poor as
well as the predatory rich,
but above all from the predatory politician.
- James J. Hill

If you review the commercial history,
you will discover anyone who controls oriental trade
will get hold of global wealth.
- James J. Hill

Most men who have really lived have had,
in some share, their great adventure.
This railway is mine.
- James J. Hill

He is richest who is content with the least,
for content is the wealth of nature.
- Socrates PHOTO

 

Self-respect is not a function of size, age, or wealth.
Breathe deep, sing loud and sweet,
"I am me, I am unique, I am magnificent."
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie PHOTO

The greatest wealth is health.
- Virgil PHOTO

If I feel depressed I will sing.
If I feel sad I will laugh.
If I feel ill I will double my labor.
If I feel fear I will plunge ahead.
If I feel inferior I will wear new garments.
If I feel uncertain I will raise my voice.
If I feel poverty I will think of wealth to come.
If I feel incompetent I will think of past success.
If I feel insignificant I will remember my goals.
Today I will be the master of my emotions.
- Og Mandino PHOTO

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If you have health, you probably will be happy,
and if you have health and happiness,
you have all the wealth you need, even if it is not all you want.
- Elbert Hubbard

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

Wealth consists not in having great possessions,
but in having few wants.
- Epictetus

Whoever does not regard what he has
as most ample wealth, is unhappy,
though he be master of the world.
- Epictetus

The greatest wealth is to live content with little.
- Plato

Our journey into consciousness of wealth
begins with the realization that we have already arrived!
- Michael Bernard Beckwith

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

Wealth is the ability to fully experience life.
- Henry David Thoreau

It is health that is real wealth,
and not pieces of gold and silver.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

Health is the greatest gift,
contentment the greatest wealth,
faithfulness the best relationship.
- The Buddha

Be careful to leave your sons well instructed rather than rich,
for the hopes of the instructed
are better than the wealth of the ignorant.
- Epictetus

Working at a job you hate is unlikely
to bring you either happiness or success.
Do what you love. You are far more likely to gain success -
recognition and financial reward - if you are working
at something that inspires and excites you.
And, whether wealth follows or not, you will be happy.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Balance activity with serenity,
wealth with simplicity,
persistence with innovation,
community with solitude,
familiarity with adventure,
constancy with change,
leading with following.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

It is neither wealth nor splendor;
but tranquility and occupation which give you happiness.
- Thomas Jefferson

No one has yet realized the wealth of sympathy,
the kindness and generosity hidden in the soul of a child.
The effort of every true education should be to unlock that treasure.
- Emma Goldman

If a man is proud of his wealth,
he should not be praised until it is known how he employs it.
- Socrates

If I were to wish for anything,
I should not wish for wealth and power,
but for the passionate sense of potential -
for the eye which, ever young and ardent, sees the possible.
Pleasure disappoints; possibility never.
- Soren Kierkegaard

The most I can do for my friend is simply to be his friend.
I have no wealth to bestow on him.
If he knows that I am happy in loving him, he will want no other reward.
Is not friendship divine in this?
- Henry David Thoreau

There are nine requisites for contented living:
HEALTH enough to make work a pleasure;
WEALTH enough to support your needs;
STRENGTH enough to battle with difficulties and forsake them;
GRACE enough to confess your sins and overcome them;
PATIENCE enough to toil until some good is accomplished;
CHARITY enough to see some good in your neighbor;
LOVE enough to move you to be useful and helpful to others;
FAITH enough to make real the things of God;
HOPE enough to remove all anxious fears concerning the future.
- Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Don't fall for looks, they can deceive.
Don't fall for wealth, in the end it fades away.
Find someone who makes you smile
because it takes only a smile to make a dark day seem bright.
- Anonymous

It is not the creation of wealth that is wrong,
but the love of money for its own sake.
- Margaret Thatcher

Surplus wealth is a sacred trust which its possessor
is bound to administer in his lifetime for the good of the community.
- Andrew Carnegie

Wealth, in even the most improbable cases,
manages to convey the aspect of intelligence.
- John Kenneth Galbraith

Learning is the beginning of wealth.
Learning is the beginning of health.
Learning is the beginning of spirituality.
Searching and learning is where the miracle process all begins.
- Jim Rohn

There is no wealth but life.
- John Ruskin

Wisdom outweighs any wealth.
- Sophocles

Capital is that part of wealth which is devoted to
obtaining further wealth.
- Alfred Marshall

Wealth flows from energy and ideas.
- William Feather

Owning a home is a keystone of wealth...
both financial affluence and emotional security.
- Suze Orman

The first wealth is health.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Wealth is not without its advantages and the case to the contrary,
although it has often been made, has never proved widely persuasive.
- John Kenneth Galbraith

Books are the treasured wealth of the world
and the fit inheritance of generations and nations.
- Henry David Thoreau

In my opinion, most of the great men of the past were
only there for the beer -
the wealth,
prestige and grandeur that went with the power.
- A. J. P. Taylor

Honesty is the rarest wealth anyone can possess,
and yet all the honesty in the world ain't lawful tender for a loaf of bread.
- Josh Billings

The love of family and the admiration of friends is
much more important than wealth and privilege.
- Charles Kuralt

All riches have their origin in mind.
Wealth is in ideas - not money.
- Robert Collier

All legislative experiments in the way of making forcible
distribution of the wealth produced in any country have failed.
- Leland Stanford

Neither wealth or greatness render us happy.
- Jean de La Fontaine

Liberals are concerned about the concentration of wealth
because it almost inevitably leads to a concentration
of power that undermines democracy.
- Robert Reich

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

Wealth, beauty, and fame are transient.
When those are gone, little is left except the need to be useful.
- Gene Tierney

The men who have furnished me with my greatest inspiration
have not been men of wealth,
but men of deeds.
- James Cash Penney

The fame that goes with wealth and beauty is fleeting and fragile;
intellectual superiority is a possession glorious and eternal.
- Sallust

We can have democracy in this country,
or we can have great wealth concentrated in the hands of a few,
but we can't have both.
- Louis D. Brandeis

Pleasure is a shadow, wealth is vanity,
and power a pageant; but knowledge is ecstatic in enjoyment,
perennial in frame, unlimited in space and indefinite in duration.
- DeWitt Clinton

Probably the greatest harm done by vast wealth is the
harm that we of moderate means do ourselves when we
let the vices of envy and hatred enter deep into our own natures.
- Theodore Roosevelt

Your wealth is where your friends are.
- Titus Maccius Plautus

By a continuing process of inflation,
government can confiscate, secretly and unobserved,
an important part of the wealth of their citizens.
- John Maynard Keynes

The few men who possess the wealth of the material
things of the earth at the present time are not truly happy.
- Joseph Franklin Rutherford

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

Character is power; it makes friends,
draws patronage and support and opens the way to wealth,
honor and happiness.
- John Howe

Great eagerness in the pursuit of wealth,
pleasure, or honor, cannot exist without sin.
- Desiderius Erasmus

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

We see many who are struggling against adversity who are happy,
and more although abounding in wealth,
who are wretched.
- Tacitus

Thought is the original source of all wealth,
all success, all material gain, all great discoveries and inventions,
and of all achievement.
- Claude M. Bristol

Wealth stays with us a little moment if at all:
only our characters are steadfast,
not our gold.
- Euripides

When people stop dying, they want to create wealth.
- Josh Ruxin

Our lives are the only meaningful expression of what
we believe and in Whom we believe.
And the only real wealth, for any of us,
lies in our faith.
- Gordon B. Hinckley

Nothing is more fallacious than wealth.
It is a hostile comrade, a domestic enemy.
- John Chrysostom

Wealth is a tool of freedom, but the pursuit of wealth is the way to slavery.
- Frank Herbert

Labor is the source of all wealth and all culture.
- Ferdinand Lassalle

The clouds may drop down titles and estates,
and wealth may seek us, but wisdom must be sought.
- Edward Young

For there is no defense for a man who,
in the excess of his wealth, has kicked the great altar of Justice out of sight.
- Aeschylus

Because of new technologies, new wealth,
new conditions of domestic life and of international relations,
unprecedented criteria and issues are coming up for national decision.
- Herman Kahn


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