Trade Quotes

By virtue of exchange, one man's prosperity is beneficial to all others.

Frederic Bastiat

The big thieves hang the little ones.

Czech Proverb

For you see, the world is governed by very different personages from what is imagined by those who are not behind the scenes.

Benjamin Disraeli

The right to be let alone is indeed the beginning of all freedom.

Justice William O. Douglas

Government of the self was the original basis for republican government, reflecting the view that civil society was much more than politics. Society was made up of men and women who gave order to their lives by entering into associations on a voluntary basis, quite apart from government, for all the various reasons of fellowship, philanthrophy, faith and commerce.

Hans L. Eicholz

Money, which represents the prose of life, and which is hardly spoken of in parlors without an apology, is, in its effects and laws, as beautiful as roses.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

The merchant has no country.

Thomas Jefferson

Little-known fact: When the stock exchange closes, the guy who comes out on the balcony with that big hammer slams it on the head of the person who lost the most money that day.

George Carlin

I am for free commerce with all nations; political connection with none; and little or no diplomatic establishment.

George Washington

Could we with ink the ocean fill, Were every blade of grass a quill, Were the world of parchment made, And every man a scribe by trade, To write the love of God above Would drain the ocean dry; Nor would the scroll contain the whole, Though stretched from sky to sky.

Meir Ben Isaac Neherai

Concentration is the secret of strength in politics, in war, in trade, in short in all management of human affairs.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

A day will come when markets, open to trade, and minds, open to ideas, will become the sole battlefield.

Victor Marie Hugo

The Fair Trade movement is growing as people realize that they can help alleviate poverty and protect the environment by choosing Fair Trade products.

Robert Alan

It is very important for you to know that fair trade leads to better roads, better health and better lives for farmers not just in Nicaragua, but around the world.

Rosario Castellon

The fair price is a solution. It has given us the chance to pay a good price to our farmers. Those who are not in Fair Trade want to participate. For us it is a great opportunity. It gives us hope.

Benjamin Cholotío

No nation was ever ruined by trade.

Benjamin Franklin

Free trade is not based on utility but on justice.

Edmund Burke

The secret of life is honesty and fair dealing. If you can fake that, you've got it made.

Groucho Marx

Fascism should rightly be called Corporatism as it is a merge of state and corporate power.

Benito Mussolini,

Trade's proud empire hastes to swift decay.

Samuel Johnson

The greatest saints and sinners have been made The proselytes of one another's trade.

Samuel Butler

Where others fear trade and economic growth, we see opportunities for creating new wealth and undreamed-of opportunities for millions in our own land and beyond. Where others seek to throw up barriers, we seek to bring them down; where others take counsel of their fears, we follow our hopes.

Ronald Reagan

There is many a virtuous woman weary of her trade.

Francois de La Rochefoucauld

There are few virtuous women who are not bored with their trade.

Francois de La Rochefoucauld

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Updated On : May 13, 2013
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