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Money is the worst currency that ever grew among mankind. This sacks cities, this drives men from their homes, this teac
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"Money is the worst currency that ever grew among mankind. This sacks cities, this drives men from their homes, this teaches and corrupts the worthiest minds to turn base deeds"

- Sophocles

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This quote by Sophocles speaks to the power of cash and how it can have a negative impact on individuals. Money can be an effective incentive, however it can likewise result in corruption and greed. Cash can lead to individuals deserting their houses and cities in pursuit of wealth, and it can cause individuals doing unethical and dishonest things in order to make a profit. Money can also corrupt even the most honorable of minds, leading them to do things they would not generally do. This quote serves as a warning to be cautious with money and to not let it control our lives. Money can be a powerful tool, but it can likewise be a hazardous one if not utilized properly.

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Sophocles This quote is written / told by Sophocles between 496 BC and 405 BC. He was a famous Author from Greece. The author also have 100 other quotes.

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