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"All money is a matter of belief."
"The only thing to prevent what's past is to put a stop to it before it happens."
Sir Boyle Roche
"Don't let it end like this. Tell them I said something."
, last words
"Capitalism is the astounding belief that the most wickedest of men will do the most wickedest of things for the greatest good of everyone."
John Maynard Keynes
English mathematician, economist
"'Well of course, people are only human,' said Dudley to his brother, as they walked to the house behind the women. 'But it really does not seem much for them to be.'"
Dame Ivy Compton-Burnett
"The only things that the United States has given to the world are skyscrapers, jazz, and cocktails. That is all. And in Cuba, in our America, they make much better cocktails."
Federico Garcia Lorca
Spanish writer, artist, pianist, composer
"The most important and urgent problems of the technology of today are no longer the satisfactions of primary needs or of archetypal wishes, but the reparation of the evils and damages by technology of yesterday."
Hungarian scientist (invented the hologram)
"Every sin is the result of collaboration."
"Turn up the lights, I don't want to go home in the dark."
, last words?
"If we practiced medicine like we practice education, we'd look for the liver on the right side and left side in alternate years."
(died on his birthday)
"You know, I don't mind dying. The thing that pisses me off is that I won't get to be an old man. I was looking forward to that."
"When nothing is sure, everything is possible."
"I am a Gray who is very afraid of dyeing."
, on why he won't use a hair dye product
"Paradise is exactly like where you are right now, only much, much better."
US performance artist
"No one but a fool is always right."
Sir David Hare
"Money never remains just coins and pieces of paper. Money can be translated into the beauty of living, a support in misfortune, an education, or future security. It also can be translated into a source of bitterness."
"Despite the success cult, men are most deeply moved not by the reaching of the goal but by the grandness of the effort involved in getting thereor failing to get there."
US political columnist