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German economist and statephilospher 1818-1883+1
All social rules and all relations between individuals are eroded by a cash economy, avarice drags Pluto himself out of the bowels of the earth.
American economist 1912-0
A major source of objection to a free economy is precisely that group thinks they ought to want. Underlying most arguments against the free market is a lack of belief in freedom itself.
And still the time, especially in the economy, is very tough, very difficult. It's necessary to be active still, to work, to fight, to make our economy more competitive.
American politician and environmentalist 1948-0
As president, I will bring all the parties and stakeholders together. I am going to come up with a solution that respects the environment and does not cause an upheaval in the economy.
English politician and philosopher 1729-17970
Economy is based on the principle that all wealth has its limits.
Charles Haddon Spurgeon
English Baptist preacher 1834-18920
Economy is half the battle of life. It is not so hard to earn money as to spend it well.
Roman philosopher, statesman and playwright 5 BC - 65 A.D.0
Economy is too late when you are at the bottom of your purse.
Russian Writer, Philosopher 1905-19820
Every government interference in the economy consists of giving an unearned benefit, extorted by force, to some men at the expense of others.
Source: Capitalism: The Unknown Ideal (1966)
Everyone is always in favor of general economy and particular expenditure.
John W. Foster
American diplomat and military 1836-19170
Few are sufficiently sensible of the importance of that economy in reading which selects, almost exclusively, the very first order of books. Why, except for some special reason, read an inferior book, at the very time you might be reading one of the highest order?
American economist 1926-0
I don't know where the stock market is going, but I will say this, that if it continues higher, this will do more to stimulate the economy than anything we've been talking about today or anything anybody else was talking about.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
American poet and philosopher 1803-18820
I hate this shallow Americanism which hopes to get rich by credit, to get knowledge by raps on midnight tables, to learn the economy of the mind by phrenology, or skill without study, or mastery without apprenticeship.
I hold it the duty of the executive to insist upon frugality in the expenditure, and a sparing economy is itself a great national source.
Hubert H. Humphrey
American politician 1911-19780
I learned more about the economy from one South Dakota dust storm that I did in all my years of college.
If you want to understand financial markets, and their effects on the economy, you have to understand the trading game. Many short-term price movements are neither random nor caused by economic fundamentals. They're caused by investors buying and selling.
Source: The Poker Face of Wall Street (2006) Ch. 1