Quotes 1 till 5 of 5.
Lord George Byron
English poet 1788-18240
A bargain is in its very essence a hostile transaction do not all men try to abate the price of all they buy? I contend that a bargain even between brethren is a declaration of war.
All exchange stimulates productive activity, whether exchange by gift, gambling, barter, or money transaction.Source: The Poker Face of Wall Street (2006) Ch. 5
Before he left, Aunt William pressed a sovereign into his hand guiltily, as if it were conscience money. He, on his side, took it as though it were a doctor's fee, and both ignored the transaction.
God is not glorified in any transaction upon earth so much as in the conversion of a sinner.
French writer 1802-18850
He who every morning plans the transaction of the day and follows out the plan, carries a thread that will guide him through the labyrinth of the most busy life.