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Inflation is taxation without legislation.(Quote by - Milton Friedman)

The nation is prosperpus on the whole, but how much prosperity is there in a hole? (Quote by - Will Rogers)

Law of inflation: whatever goes up will go up some more. (Quote by - Anon)

Inflation is when you pay fifteen dollars for the ten-dollar haircut you used to get for five dollars when you had hair.(Quote by - Sam Ewing)

I do not think it is an exaggeration to say history is largely a history of inflation, usually inflations engineered by governments for the gain of governments.(Quote by - Friedrich August von Hayek)

Inflation is the crabgrass in your savings.(Quote by - Robert Orben)

In short, both experience and economic theory imply that the US could now t to a more competitive dollar without experiencing either increased inflation or decreased economic growth.(Quote by - Martin Feldstein)

By a continuing process of inflation, government can confiscate, secretly and unobserved, an important part of the wealth of their citizens. (Quote by - John Maynard Keynes)

If inflation continues, the two-car garage will be replaced by the two-family garage. (Quote by - Anon)

We are a people trying not only to solve the problems of the present: unemployment, inflation... but we are attempting on a larger scale to fulfill the promise of America.(Quote by - Barbara Jordan)

Deficits do not in themselves produce inflation, nor does a balanced budget assure a stable price level. (Quote by - William Vickrey)

We don't have a major problem right now in our country, and life is normal. Things like unemployment, which the youth are suffering from, and the rate of inflation - these are chronic conditions and we have to solve them.(Quote by - Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani)

It has now been over 7 years since Congress last raised the minimum wage to its current level of $5.15 per hour. Since that last increase, Congress's failure to adjust the wage for inflation has reduced the purchasing power of the minimum wage to record low levels.(Quote by - Jon Corzine)

Inflation is lower and more stable and the real business cycle fluctuations are more modest.(Quote by - Martin Feldstein)

The best way to destroy the capitalist system is to debauch the currency. By a continuing process of inflation, governments can confiscate, secretly and unobserved, an important part of the wealth of their citizens.(Quote by - John Maynard Keynes)

I'm a political scientist and I study these things, and I know that economic problems, with the rising unemployment and inflation and low productivity and so forth, were a factor in that election, in that defeat of President Carter.(Quote by - Jeane Kirkpatrick)

I would say to my colleague that the misery index, inflation and unemployment, when added together is the lowest it has been in the last series of Presidents, even going back to Jimmy Carter. So I think the Bush administration is doing a good job.(Quote by - Cliff Stearns)

Only one fellow in ten thousand understands the currency question, and we meet him every day. (Quote by - Kin Hubbard)

Well, I think the global economy is in the position for continuing good growth with inflation well in check.(Quote by - John W. Snow)

I wasn't affected by inflation -- I had nothing to inflate. (Quote by - Gerald Barzan)

We pay some price when necessary to bring down inflation but that price is temporary and is not large relative to the permanent gain from reduced inflation.(Quote by - Martin Feldstein)

The difficulty for Mr. Obama will be when the public sees where his decisions lead - higher inflation, higher interest rates, higher taxes, sluggish growth, and a jobless recovery.(Quote by - Karl Rove)

This persistence as private firms continued because it ensured the maximum of anonymity and secrecy to persons of tremendous public power who dreaded public knowledge of their activities as an evil almost as great as inflation.(Quote by - Carroll Quigley)

Congress has not raised the minimum wage since 1997. The minimum wage is now at its lowest level in 50 years adjusted for inflation. (Quote by - Russ Carnahan)

Currently a level of unemployment of 7 percent or more seems to be required to keep inflation from accelerating, a level quite unacceptable as a permanent situation. (Quote by - William Vickrey)

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