Great eagerness in the pursuit of wealth, pleasure, or honor, cannot exist without sin.
All the principal people in the town are concerned in the slave trade, and their chief wealth consists in the number of slaves they possess; therefore there is little chance of the trade being, for many years, totally abolished.
We see many who are struggling against adversity who are happy, and more although abounding in wealth, who are wretched.
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.
In my judgment, excellence and wealth are direct opposites, since when the one shrinks, the other grows, and when one grows, the other shrinks.
The proud make every man their adversary by pitting their intellects, opinions, works, wealth, talents, or any other worldly measuring device against others.
On my reservation, we had one of the most abundant fisheries in the world and hundreds of thousands of acres of wild rice beds. We’ve lost a lot of it, but there’s still natural wealth that could support our communities.
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.
The source of wealth is from individuals with little or no history of interest in the game, who have happened upon football as a means of serving some hidden agenda.
Pray to God that your attachment to such transitory things as wealth, name, and creature comforts may become less and less every day.