Quotes: distribution

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  • An anthill increases by accumulation. Medicine is consumed by distribution. That which is feared lessens by association. This is the thing to understand.
  • Cyril Connolly
    Cyril Connolly
    British criticus 1903-1974
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    Classical and romantic: private language of a family quarrel, a dead dispute over the distribution of emphasis between man and nature.
  • Ajay Devgan
    Ajay Devgan
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    Earlier, I used to charge territories instead of my fees as an actor, but I realised it was better to keep the two apart. Now, I take my fees in cash, for acting, and keep the distribution thing separate.
  • Andrew Carnegie
    Andrew Carnegie
    American industrialist 1835-1919
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    I resolved to stop accumulating and begin the infinitely more serious and difficult task of wise distribution.
  • Francis Bacon
    Francis Bacon
    English philosopher and statesman 1561-1626
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    Of great wealth there is no real use, except in its distribution, the rest is just conceit.
  • Lee Iacocca
    Lee Iacocca
    American businessman and CEO of Chrysler 1924-
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    The company with the best distribution system will win all the marbles.

    Source: Speech at shareholder's meeting

  • Samuel Johnson
    Samuel Johnson
    English writer 1709-1784
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    The two offices of memory are collection and distribution.

  • Adam Smith
    Adam Smith
    Scottish Economist 1723-1790
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    They are led by an invisible hand to make nearly the same distribution of the necessaries of life, which would have been made, had the earth been divided into equal portions among all its inhabitants, and thus without intending it, without knowing it, advance the interest of the society, and afford means to the multiplication of the species.

    Source: The Theory of Moral Sentiments Part IV (1759)

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