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The reality is that zero defects in products plus zero pollution plus zero risk on the job is equivalent to maximum growth of government plus zero economic growth plus runaway inflation.(Quote by - Dixie Lee Ray)

Production is the only answer to inflation.(Quote by - Chester Bowles)

But clearly an economy that's growing and expanding like this one - and it certainly is doing that with high GDP output, employment numbers strong, capacity utilization strong - that's an environment in which the Fed needs to continually be alert to early signs of inflation.(Quote by - John W. Snow)

Inflation is the senility of democracies. (Quote by - Sylvia Townsend Warner)

Inflation is bringing us true democracy. For the first time in history, luxuries and necessities are selling at the same price.(Quote by - Robert Orben)

The Great Inflation of the 1970s destroyed faith in paper assets, because if you held a bond, suddenly the bond was worth much less money than it was before.(Quote by - Ron Chernow)

I might say that when the settlement was made the Nixon administration issued what they called a second inflation alert in which the General Motors settlement was branded as being inflationary and bad for the country.(Quote by - Leonard Woodcock)

Inflation outstripped real wages for people who work for pay from others.(Quote by - Tim Bishop)

By the time I became chairman and there was more of a feeling of urgency, there was a willingness to accept more forceful measures to try to deal with the inflation. (Quote by - Paul A. Volcker)

When people begin anticipating inflation, it doesn't do you any good anymore, because any benefit of inflation comes from the fact that you do better than you thought you were going to do.(Quote by - Paul A. Volcker)

They flooded liquidity in the marketplace but the mortgage rate is based much more on expectations of inflation. So if the average investor believes that there is inflation coming, they'll move that rate up.(Quote by - Franklin Raines)

It was the biggest inflation and the most sustained inflation that the United States had ever had.(Quote by - Paul A. Volcker)

The disease is painless; it's the cure that hurts. (Quote by - Katherine Whitehorn)

Inflation is the one form of taxation that can be imposed without legislation.(Quote by - Milton Friedman)

We asked the workers to give up 25 percent of their salaries. Imagine! We asked the industrialists to freeze all costs, no matter what the inflation is.(Quote by - Shimon Peres)

However, this President sees no problem eliminating funding for Perkins Loans in his budget, even though the cost of tuition is rising and will continue to rise as the administration's policies force inflation.(Quote by - Tim Bishop)

You could not buy a house in those days without just assuming that the house was not only a place to live, but it was a good investment, because it was going to keep up with inflation or get ahead of inflation, and it was just - that was America.(Quote by - Paul A. Volcker)

This unchecked spending is growing faster than our economy, faster than inflation, and far beyond our means to sustain it.(Quote by - Jim Nussle)

If we have wealth, it will be protected from inflation and possibly even enhanced in value.(Quote by - William Greider)

Foreign trade clearly has been a reason why inflation has been low. (Quote by - Tim Bishop)

The first panacea for a mismanaged nation is inflation of the currency; the second is war. Both bring a temporary prosperity; both bring a permanent ruin. But both are the refuge of political and economic opportunists.(Quote by - Ernest Hemingway)

Try to save money. Someday it may be valuable again. (Quote by - Anon)

Double-digit inflation is a terrible thing - and it got up to 14 or 15 percent on a monthly basis for a while, shortly after I became chairman of the Fed. (Quote by - Paul A. Volcker)

Domestic inflation reflects domestic monetary policy. (Quote by - Martin Feldstein)

Right now the long-term investors are telling us that they're not as concerned about inflation and so we're seeing these rates now move into the marketplace and out to the street - rates that individuals can get.(Quote by - Franklin Raines)

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