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  • Thomas Jefferson
    Thomas Jefferson
    American statesman 1743-1826
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    Banking establishments are more dangerous than standing armies.
  • Bill Frist
    Bill Frist
    American physician, businessman and politician 1952-
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    From blood banking to the modern subway, from jazz to social justice, the contributions of African Americans have shaped and molded and influenced our national culture and our national character.
  • Thomas Jefferson
    Thomas Jefferson
    American statesman 1743-1826
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    I sincerely believe that banking establishments are more dangerous than standing armies, and that the principle of spending money to be paid by posterity, under the name of funding, is but swindling futurity on a large scale.
  • Bert Lance
    Bert Lance
    American businessman 1931-2013
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    I've always tried to set some kind of goal. I want to be better than anybody in the banking business, and when I ran the Highway Department in Georgia, I wanted it to be the best in the country. And of course, I have a high sense of public service.
  • Ben Bernanke
    Ben Bernanke
    American economist 1953-
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    Investment banks manage to go bankrupt through their investment-banking activities, commercial banks manage to go bankrupt through their commercial-banking activities.
  • Adam Smith
    Adam Smith
    Scottish Economist 1723-1790
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    It is not by augmenting the capital of the country, but by rendering a greater part of that capital active and productive than would otherwise be so, that the most judicious operations of banking can increase the industry of the country.
  • Barry Eichengreen
    Barry Eichengreen
    American economist
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    Political union means transferring the prerogatives of national legislatures to the European parliament, which would then decide how to structure Europe's fiscal, banking, and monetary union.
  • Nigel Farage
    Nigel Farage
    British politician, activist, political commentator and broadcaster 1964-
    Nigel Farage
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    The banking collapse was caused, more than anything, by bad government policy and the total failure of bad regulation.
  • Arianna Huffington
    Arianna Huffington
    Greek-American author, syndicated columnist, and businesswoman 1950-
    Arianna Huffington
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    The middle class is teetering on the brink of collapse just as surely as AIG was in the fall of 2009 - only this time, it's not just one giant insurance company (and its banking counterparties) facing disaster, it's tens of millions of hardworking Americans who played by the rules.
  • Philip K. Dick
    Philip K. Dick
    American science fiction writer 1928-1982
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    The trouble with being educated is that it takes a long time; it uses up the better part of your life and when you are finished what you know is that you would have benefited more by going into banking.
  • Bob Diamond
    Bob Diamond
    Anglo-American banker 1951-
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    The ultimate arbiters of the models of banking and the management of banking are the investors. It's the shareholders.
  • There's a way of transferring funds that is even faster than electronic banking. It's called marriage.
  • Brenda Laurel
    Brenda Laurel
    American video game designer and researcher 1950-
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    When you work with web design companies in San Francisco, you end up with a bunch of twenty-somethings who have their own cultural peculiarities, including obscurity for its own sake. You give those guys a website for a banking institution and they screw it up, because they are designing for themselves.
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