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Samuel Johnson: Getting Money Business

Posted by admin on Sunday, December 31, 2017

Samuel Johnson Money Quote saying earning is not our sole purpose in life – we must also seek and encourage kindness to humankind. Samuel Johnson said:

Getting money is not all a man's business - cultivate kindness Quote

“Getting money is not all a man’s business: to cultivate kindness is a valuable part of the business of life” — Samuel Johnson

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Samuel Johnson: No Man But a Blockhead

Posted by admin on Monday, September 18, 2017

Samuel Johnson (born September 18, 1709) Money Quote saying many men have claimed to write for an outlet to creative expression, but none of note writes unless they are paid to do so. Samuel Johnson said:
 
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“No man but a blockhead ever wrote except for money” — Samuel Johnson

 
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Samuel Johnson: Decent Provision for Poor

Posted by admin on Monday, June 13, 2016

Samuel Johnson Money Quote saying how a society cares for those in poverty is a telling sign of that society. Samuel Johnson said:

A decent provision for the poor is the true test of civilization
— Samuel Johnson

Samuel Johnson: Negligence Affords Poverty

Posted by admin on Saturday, June 11, 2016

Samuel Johnson Money Quote saying the attitude of negligence is a sure attraction to poverty for one who believes they have the luxury of being neglectful. Samuel Johnson said:

He that thinks he can afford to be negligent is not far from being poor
— Samuel Johnson

Samuel Johnson: Hide Poverty & Idleness

Posted by admin on Friday, June 10, 2016

Samuel Johnson Money Quote saying our self-image depends on hiding our laziness from ourselves and being poor – the poverty that results – from others. Samuel Johnson said:

To be idle and to be poor have always been reproaches, and therefore every man endeavors with his utmost care to hide his poverty from others, and his idleness from himself
— Samuel Johnson

Samuel Johnson: Want of Superfluities

Posted by admin on Thursday, June 9, 2016

Samuel Johnson Money Quote saying in nature, only lack of necessities make us poor, but society names lack of the superfluous as poverty. Samuel Johnson said:

Nature makes us poor only when we want necessaries, but custom gives the name of poverty to the want of superfluities
— Samuel Johnson

Samuel Johnson: Enjoyment Over Desire

Posted by admin on Monday, May 11, 2015

Samuel Johnson Money Quotation saying there is a reliable equation to measure true wealth which divides pleasure by percentage of wants. Samuel Johnson said:

Every man is rich or poor according to the proportion between his desires and his enjoyments
— Samuel Johnson

Samuel Johnson on Business of Life

Posted by admin on Wednesday, September 24, 2014

Samuel Johnson Money Quotation saying we have more to do that grow and hoard money, we also need to tend to feelings. Samuel Johnson said:

Getting money is not all a man’s business: to cultivate kindness is a valuable part of the business of life
— Samuel Johnson

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