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The worst crime against working people is a company which fails to operate at a profit. (Quote by - Samuel Gompers)

A computer will not make a good manager out of a bad manager. It makes a good manager better faster and a bad manager worse faster. (Quote by - Edward Esber)

Each man is the smith of his own fortune. (Quote by - Appius Claudius Caecus)

The greatest productive force is human selfishness. (Quote by - Robert Heinlein)

Buying is a profound pleasure. (Quote by - Simone De Beauvoir)

When your work speaks for itself, don't interrupt. (Quote by - Henry J. Kaiser)

Since man does not create physical matter, those who handle material objects in the production process are not producers in that sense. Economic benefits result from the transformation of matter in form, location, or availability (intellectually or temporally). It is these transformations that create economic benefits valued by consumers, and whoever arranges such transformations contributes to the value of things, whether his hands actually come into contact with physical objects or not. (Quote by - Thomas Sowell)

The manager with the in basket problem does not yet understand that he must discipline himself to take care of activities that fail to excite him. (Quote by - Priscilla Elfrey)

To think that the new economy is over is like somebody in London in 1830 saying the entire industrial revolution is over because some textile manufacturers in Manchester went broke. (Quote by - Alvin Toffler)

The problem with the person who thinks he's a long-term investor and impervious to short-term gyrations is that the emotion of fear and pain will eventually make him sell badly. (Quote by - Robert Wibbelsman)

If all the gold in the world were melted down into a solid cube it would be about the size of an eight room house. If a man got possession of all that gold -- billions of dollars worth -- he could not buy a friend, character, peace of mind, clear conscience or a sense of eternity. (Quote by - Charles F. Bunning)

A consumer is a shopper who is sore about something. (Quote by - Harold Coffin)

I made my money by selling too soon. (Quote by - Bernard Baruch)

Business is a means- the only means- to increase the quantity of goods available for preserving life and rendering it more agreeable. (Quote by - Ludwig Von Mises)

Prices are important not because money is considered paramount but because prices are a fast and effective conveyor of information through a vast society in which fragmented knowledge must be coordinated. (Quote by - Thomas Sowell)

The politicians don't just want your money. They want your soul. They want you to be worn down by taxes until you are dependent and helpless. When you subsidize poverty and failure, you get more of both. (Quote by - James Dale Davidson)

Budgets are for cutting, that's why you set them. (Quote by - Dr. Laurence Buckman)

As a small businessperson, you have no greater leverage than the truth. (Quote by - Paul Hawken)

The trouble with being poor is that it takes up all your time. (Quote by - Willem De Kooning)

Money is the fruit of evil, as often as the root of it. (Quote by - Henry Fielding)

The "human condition" is always to push forward for the better and economics is the study of that process. (Quote by - Brian S. Wesbury)

Money is a terrible master but an excellent servant. (Quote by - P.t. Barnum)

Why does a slight tax increase cost you two hundred dollars and a substantial tax cut save you thirty cents. (Quote by - Peg Bracken)

Money is better than poverty, if only for financial reasons. (Quote by - Woody Allen)

We've entered an era when very good, competent people aren't getting jobs. One remedy is to stand out, to self-promote. If you do, you're going to get the nod over some co-worker. (Quote by - Jeffrey P. Davidson)

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