Trade Quotes

The main vice of capitalism is the uneven distribution of prosperity. The main vice of socialism is the even distribution of misery.

Sir Winston Churchill

After all, the chief business of the American people is business. They are profoundly concerned with producing, buying, selling, investing and prospering in the world.

Calvin Coolidge

Young people at universities study to achieve knowledge and not to learn a trade. We must all learn how to support ourselves, but we must also learn how to live. We need a lot of engineers in the modern world, but we do not want a world of modern engineers.

Winston Churchill

The failure so far of the governments of so many of the worlds most powerful countries in the face of such egregious unfairness ... to make the slightest progress on the issue of fair trade is hard to explain.

Colin Firth

If you want to have a better performance than the crowd, you must do things differently from the crowd.

Sir John Templeton

If you expect to continue to purchase stocks throughout your life, you should welcome price declines as a way to add stocks more cheaply to your portfolio.

Warren Buffett

This is the moment when we must build on the wealth that open markets have created, and share its benefits more equitably. Trade has been a cornerstone of our growth and global development. But we will not be able to sustain this growth if it favors the few, and not the many.

Barack Obama

You have to be very rich or very poor to live without a trade.

Albert Camus

It is a strange trade that of advocacy. Your intellect, your highest heavenly gift is hung up in the shop window like a loaded pistol for sale.

Thomas Carlyle

If a man loves the labour of his trade, apart from any question of success or fame, the gods have called him.

Robert Louis Stevenson

Underlying most arguments against the free market is a lack of belief in freedom itself.

Milton Friedman

Whoever controls the volume of money in any country is absolute master of all industry and commerce.

James A. Garfield

Agriculture, manufacturers, commerce, and navigation, the four pillars of our prosperity, are then most thriving when left most free to individual enterprise.

Thomas Jefferson

Cultivators of the earth are the most valuable citizens.

Thomas Jefferson

The greatest service which can be rendered any country is to add a useful plant to its culture.

Thomas Jefferson

Money and not morality is the principle of commerce and commercial nations.

Thomas Jefferson

Public educators, like Soviet farmers, lack any incentive to produce results, innovate, to be efficient, to make the kinds of of difficult changes that private firms operating in a competitive market must make to survive.

Carolyn Lochhead

Fascism recognises the real needs which gave rise to socialism and trade-unionism, giving them due weight in the guild or corporative system in which diverent interests are coordinated and harmonised in the unity of the State.

Benito Mussolini

The socialist society would have to forbid capitalist acts between consenting adults.

Robert Nozick

The trade of governing has always been monopolized by the most ignorant and the most rascally individuals of mankind.

Thomas Paine

When you buy Fairtrade products you can guarantee that the farmers who have worked hard to grow them get a minimum price. Fairtrade is a way of giving regular support and enjoying delicious high quality foods at the same time.

Emma Thompson

Peace is a natural effect of trade.

Charles de Montesquieu

Men cannot not live by exchanging articles, but producing them. They live by work not trade.

John Ruskin

When you see that trading is done, not by consent, but by compulsion - when you see that in order to produce, you need to obtain permission from men who produce nothing - when you see that money is flowing to those who deal, not in goods, but in favors - when you see that men get richer by graft and by pull than by work, and your laws don't protect you against them, but protect them against you - when you see corruption being rewarded and honesty becoming a self-sacrifice - you may know that your society is doomed.

Ayn Rand

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Updated On : May 13, 2013
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