June 24: Poets and Philosophers

June 24
Poets and Philosophers

478.
When it is a question of money, everybody is of the same religion.
~Voltaire

479.
What power has law where only money rules?
~Petronius, Satyricon, Cap. XIV

480.
Money brings honor, friends, conquest, and realms.
~John Milton, Paradise Regained (1671), Book II, line 422

481.
Whoever does not regard what he has as most ample wealth, is unhappy, though he be master of the world.
~Epictetus (55–135 A.D.), Greek philosopher associated with the Stoics

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June 24: Presidents

June 24
Presidents

478.
I abhor war and view it as the greatest scourge of mankind.
~Thomas Jefferson

479.
Men are not prisoners of fate, but only prisoners of their own minds.
~Franklin Delano Roosevelt, 32nd United States President

480.
Conformity is the jailer of freedom and the enemy of growth.
~John F. Kennedy, 35th United States President

481.
We may not be able to prepare the future for our children, but we can at least prepare our children for the future.
~Franklin Delano Roosevelt

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