Goddam money. It always ends up making you blue as hell.
– J. D. Salinger
The Catcher in the Rye. Holden Caulfield in Chapter 15. In itself money does not buy you happiness. Holden appears to be from a wealthy family that has the money to send him to private schools, which has alienated him. Even though he doesn’t need to worry about money, it hasn’t made him happy.