Work isn’t to make money; you work to justify life.Marc Chagall, quoted in

The best things in life are free. The second best things are very, very expensive.Coco Chanel, quoted in the Financial Times

To delight in war is a merit in the soldier, a dangerous quality in the captain, and a positive crime in the statesman.George Santayana, quoted in The Wall Street Journal

Cocaine is God’s way of saying that you’re making too much money.Robin Williams, quoted in

Truth uttered before its time is always dangerous.Mencius, quoted in The Economist’s Twitter feed

If God wanted us to vote, He would have given us candidates.Jay Leno, quoted in the Utica, N.Y., Observer-Dispatch

Whoever fights monsters should see to it that in the process he does not become a monster.Friedrich Nietzsche, quoted in The New York Times