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Following the rise of the Labour Party it seemed reasonable, in 1927, to expect, or at least hope, that co-operation for the common good might gradually replace the competitiveness of capitalism. (Quote by - Dora Russell)

In matters of commerce the fault of the Dutch Is offering too little and asking too much. The French are with equal advantage content, So we clap on Dutch bottoms just 20%. (Quote by - George Canning)

Crime is a logical extension of the sort of behaviour that is often considered perfectly respectable in legitimate business. (Quote by - Robert Rice)

To business that we love we rise betime, And go to it with delight. (Quote by - William Shakespeare)

Capital as such is not evil; it is its wrong use that is evil. Capital in some form or other will always be needed. (Quote by - Mahatma Gandhi)

I think Russians today have a distorted picture of capitalism, liberal democracy and market economy. (Quote by - Garry Kasparov)

The corporation is the maste , the employee is the servan . Because the corporation owns the means of production without which the employee could not make a living, the employee needs the corporation more than vice versa. (Quote by - Peter Drucker)

Remember that when an employee enters your office, he is in a strange land. (Quote by - Erwin H. Schell)

As one retiring chief executive said to his successor "Yesterday was the last day you heard the truth from your subordinates." (Quote by - Robert W. McMurry)

Business? It's quite simple. It's other people's money. (Quote by - Alexandre Dumas)

What recommends commerce to me is its enterprise and bravery. It does not clasp its hands and pray to Jupiter. (Quote by - Henry David Thoreau)

One man's wage rise is another man's price increase. (Quote by - Harold Wilson)

I don't believe in just ordering people to do things. You have to sort of grab an oar and row with them. (Quote by - Harold Geneen)

The ability to deal with people is as purchasable a commodity as sugar or coffee. And I pay more for that ability than for any other under the sun. (Quote by - John D. Rockefeller)

It is because the fight against the harshest aspects of unrestricted capitalism is therefore a political problem and not an intellectual one that community action remains so essential. (Quote by - Barney Frank)

Expansion means complexity and complexity decay. (Quote by - Northcote Parkinson)

Pounds are the sons, not of pounds, but of pence.(Quote by - Charles Buxton)

The market is not an invention of capitalism. It has existed for centuries. It is an invention of civilization. (Quote by - Mikhail Gorbachev)

In the Soviet Union, capitalism triumphed over communism. In this country, capitalism triumphed over democracy. (Quote by - Fran Lebowitz)

The historical debate is over. The answer is free-market capitalism. (Quote by - Thomas Friedman)

Capital is past savings accumulated for future production. (Quote by - Jackson Martindell)

A businessman is a hybrid of a dancer and a calculator. (Quote by - Paul Valery)

Lenin was the first to discover that capitalism 'inevitably' caused war; and he discovered this only when the First World War was already being fought. Of course he was right. Since every great state was capitalist in 1914. (Quote by - A. J. P. Taylor)

I am a Millionaire. That is my religion. (Quote by - George Bernard Shaw)

A system of capitalism presumes sound money, not fiat money manipulated by a central bank. Capitalism cherishes voluntary contracts and interest rates that are determined by savings, not credit creation by a central bank. (Quote by - Ron Paul)

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