Quotes 1 till 8 of 8.
An anthill increases by accumulation. Medicine is consumed by distribution. That which is feared lessens by association. This is the thing to understand.
British criticus 1903-19740
Classical and romantic: private language of a family quarrel, a dead dispute over the distribution of emphasis between man and nature.
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.
American industrialist 1835-19190
I resolved to stop accumulating and begin the infinitely more serious and difficult task of wise distribution.
English philosopher and statesman 1561-16260
Of great wealth there is no real use, except in its distribution, the rest is just conceit.
American businessman and CEO of Chrysler 1924-0
The company with the best distribution system will win all the marbles.
Source: Speech at shareholder's meeting
English writer 1709-17840
The two offices of memory are collection and distribution.
Scottish Economist 1723-17900
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)