The social object of skilled investment should be to defeat the dark forces of time and ignorance which envelope our future.
John Maynard Keynes (1883-1946) British economist.
With an evening coat and a white tie, anybody, even a stock broker, can gain a reputation for being civilized.
Oscar Wilde (1854-1900) Irish poet and dramatist.
'Tis money that begets money.
I do not regard a broker as a member of the human race.
Honore de Balzac (1799-1850) French novelist.
Gambling with cards or dice or stocks is all one thing. It's getting money without giving an equivalent for it.
Henry Ward Beecher (1813-1887) American politician.
Spend not on hopes.
George Herbert (1593-1632) British poet.