"You are going to let the fear of poverty govern you life and your reward will be that you will eat, but you will not live."
"The financial reward is great and I love the life I have, but all money makes possible is for you to stop worrying about money. Then you have freedom to live your life."
"America doesn't reward people of my age, either in day-to-day life or for their performances."
"A comfortable old age is the reward of a well-spent youth. Instead of its bringing sad and melancholy prospects of decay, it would give us hopes of eternal youth in a better world."
"One might think that the money value of an invention constitutes its reward to the man who loves his work. But... I continue to find my greatest pleasure, and so my reward, in the work that precedes what the world calls success."
"Happiness is the reward we get for living to the highest right we know."
"God in His wisdom has decided that He will reward no works but His own."
"We must be willing to pay inspiring math and science teachers, who have high paying alternatives in industry, more to teach and reward students who take more challenging courses in high school."
"Music has always been my back door to life. It is important for people to find something that excites them. I like the concept that if you do what excites you, you will be rewarded generously, whatever form reward takes, which is not necessarily money."
"Happiness is not a reward - it is a consequence. Suffering is not a punishment - it is a result."