Quotes: underlying

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  • Milton Friedman
    Milton Friedman
    American economist 1912-
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    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.
  • Paul Goodman
    Paul Goodman
    American writer, poet, criticus 1911-1972
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    Comedy deflates the sense precisely so that the underlying lubricity and malice may bubble to the surface.
  • A. J. P. Taylor
    A. J. P. Taylor
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    No matter what political reasons are given for war, the underlying reason is always economic.
  • Aaron C. Brown
    Aaron C. Brown
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    The trading characteristics of a security become more important than its underlying economics. The virtual economics began to drive the physical economy rather than the other way around.

    Source: The Poker Face of Wall Street (2006) Ch. 3

  • Norman Mailer
    Norman Mailer
    American writer 1923-
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    The war between being and nothingness is the underlying illness of the twentieth century. Boredom slays more of existence than war.
  • Bourke Cockran
    Bourke Cockran
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    Underlying the whole scheme of civilization is the confidence men have in each other, confidence in their integrity, confidence in their honesty, confidence in their future.
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