1. The secret of getting ahead is getting started.

2. All you need in this life is ignorance and confidence, and then success is sure.

3. Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect.

4. The lack of money is the root of all evil.

5. You can’t depend on your eyes when your imagination is out of focus.

6. Optimist: day dreamer more elegantly spelled.

7. A person with a new idea is a crank until the idea succeeds.

8. Honesty is the best policy – when there is money in it.