Quotes: taxes

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  • A balanced program for tax reform based upon the common sense idea of lowering taxes out of surplus revenues.
  • Benjamin Franklin
    Benjamin Franklin
    American statesman and physicist 1706-1790
    Benjamin Franklin
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    Certainty? In this world nothing is certain but death and taxes.
  • Karl Marx
    Karl Marx
    German economist and statephilospher 1818-1883
    Karl Marx
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    Colonial system, public debts, heavy taxes, protection, commercial wars, etc., these offshoots of the period of manufacture swell to gigantic proportions during the period of infancy of large-scale industry. The birth of the latter is celebrated by a vast, Hero-like slaughter of the innocents.
  • Margaret Mitchell
    Margaret Mitchell
    American writer 1900-1949
    Margaret Mitchell
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    Death and taxes and childbirth! There's never any convenient time for any of them!
  • Albert Ellis
    Albert Ellis
    American psychologist 1913-2007
    Albert Ellis
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    For a man there are three certainties in life: death, taxes, and women. It is often difficult to say which is the worst.
  • Austin O'Malley
    Austin O'Malley
    American writer, ophthalmologist and a professor of English literatur 1858-1932
    Austin O'Malley
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    In levying taxes and in shearing sheep it is well to stop when you get down to the skin.
  • Benjamin Franklin
    Benjamin Franklin
    American statesman and physicist 1706-1790
    Benjamin Franklin
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    In this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes.
  • Benjamin Franklin
    Benjamin Franklin
    American statesman and physicist 1706-1790
    Benjamin Franklin
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    In this world, nothing is certain but death and taxes.
  • Ogden Nash
    Ogden Nash
    American poet 1902-1971
    Ogden Nash
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    Indoors or out, no one relaxes in March, that month of wind and taxes, the wind will presently disappear, the taxes last us all the year.
  • Olin Miller
    Olin Miller
    American businessman
    Olin Miller
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    Inheritance taxes are so high that the happiest mourner at a rich man's funeral is usually Uncle Sam.
  • Adam Smith
    Adam Smith
    Scottish Economist 1723-1790
    Adam Smith
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    Little else is requisite to carry a state to the highest degree of opulence from the lowest barbarism but peace, easy taxes, and a tolerable administration of justice: all the rest being brought about by the natural course of things.
  • Robert Orben
    Robert Orben
    American editor, writer, humorist 1927-
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    More than ever before, Americans are suffering from back problems, back taxes, back rent, back auto payments.
  • No laws, however liberal, will release us from our self-imposed taxes.
  • Leona Helmsley
    Leona Helmsley
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    Only little people pay taxes.
  • Benjamin Franklin
    Benjamin Franklin
    American statesman and physicist 1706-1790
    Benjamin Franklin
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    Our new Constitution is now established, and has an appearance that promises permanency; but in this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes.
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