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The best thing in life aren't things.

Author: John Ruskin (1819-1900)

Profession: British Critic, Social Theorist

Values are tapes we play on the Walkman of the mind: any tune we choose so long as it does not disturb others.

Author: Jonathan Sacks (1948)

Profession: British Chief Rabbi

You are only worth has much as you have.

Author: Saying


Anything that changes your values changes your behavior.

Author: George Sheehan


On a group of theories one can found a school; but on a group of values one can found a culture, a civilization, a new way of living together among men.

Author: Ignazio Silone (1900-1978)

Profession: Italian Novelist

We can tell our values by looking at our checkbook stubs.

Author: Gloria Steinem (1934)

Profession: American Feminist Writer, Editor

Everything is worth what its purchaser will pay for it.

Author: Publilius Syrus

Profession: Roman Writer

Religion is the sole technique for the validating of values.

Author: Allen Tate (1899-1979)

Profession: American Critic, Poet

Riches get their value from the mind of the possessor; they are blessings to those who know how to use them, and curses to those who do not.

Author: Terence

Profession: Roman Writer of Comedies

The least of things with a meaning is worth more in life than the greatest of things without it.

Author: Source Unknown


People should know what you stand for. They should also know what you won't stand for.

Author: Source Unknown


You must look within for value, but must look beyond for perspective.

Author: Denis Waitley (1933)

Profession: American Author, Speaker, Trainer, Peak Performance Expert

Nowadays people know the price of everything and the value of nothing.

Author: Oscar Wilde (1856-1900)

Profession: British Author, Wit