Quotes of Economic

“ Ask five economists and you'll get five different explanations six if one went to Harvard. ”

- Edgar R. Fiedler

“ An economist's guess is liable to be as good as anybody else's. ”

- Will Rogers

“ But while they prate of economic laws, men and women are starving. We must lay hold of the fact that economic laws are not made by nature. They are made by human beings. ”

- Franklin D. Roosevelt

“ Economics is extremely useful as a form of employment for economists. ”

- John Kenneth Galbraith

“ True individual freedom cannot exist without economic security and independence. People who are hungry and out of a job are the stuff of which dictatorships are made. ”

- Franklin D. Roosevelt

“ If you have to forecast, forecast often. ”

- Edgar R. Fiedler

“ There can be no real individual freedom in the presence of economic insecurity. ”

- Chester Bowles

“ America - a great social and economic experiment, noble in motive and far-reaching in purpose. ”

- Herbert Clark Hoover

“ The meaning of economic freedom is this: that the individual is in a position to choose the way in which he wants to integrate himself into the totality of society. ”

- Ludwig von Mises

“ First rule of Economics 101: our desires are insatiable. Second rule: we can stomach only three Big Macs at a time. ”

- Doug Horton

“ Art is the beautiful way of doing things. Science is the effective way of doing things. Business is the economic way of doing things. ”

- Elbert Hubbard

“ Whales only get harpooned when they come to the surface, and turtles can only move forward when they stick their neck out, but investors face risk no matter what they do. ”

- Charles A. Jaffe

“ Economic growth may one day turn out to be a curse rather than a good, and under no conditions can it either lead into freedom or constitute a proof for its existence. ”

- Hannah Arendt

“ Economic growth without social progress lets the great majority of people remain in poverty, while a privileged few reap the benefits of rising abundance. ”

- John F. Kennedy

“ Economic progress, in capitalist society, means turmoil. ”

- Joseph A. Schumpeter

“ Show me the business man or institution not guided by sentiment and service; by the idea that "he profits most who serves best" and I will show you a man or an outfit that is dead or dying. ”

- B. F. Harris

“ In economics the majority is always wrong. ”

- John Kenneth Galbraith

“ In economics, hope and faith coexist with great scientific pretension and also a deep desire for respectability. ”

- John Kenneth Galbraith

“ There ain't no such thing as a free lunch." A Libertarian Movement slogan - The Moon Is a Harsh Mistress, 1907. ”

- Robert Anson Heinlein

“ Profit is the ignition system of our economic engine. ”

- Charles Sawyer

“ Religion and art spring from the same root and are close kin. Economics and art are strangers. ”

- Willa Cather

“ Economics is not about things and tangible material objects; it is about men, their meanings and actions. ”

- Ludwig von Mises

“ Reliable office staff come in the shape of mature married women working from 9.30 to 3.30 during which they will do more than the 9-5ers. ”

- Chris Brasher

“ It's not your salary that makes you rich, it's your spending habits. ”

- Charles A. Jaffe

“ Every few seconds it changes - up an eighth, down an eighth -it's like playing a slot machine. I lose $20 million, I gain $20 million. ”

- Ted Turner

“ He who lives by the crystal ball soon learns to eat ground glass. ”

- Edgar R. Fiedler

“ Business is a means - the only means - to increase the quantity of goods available for preserving life and rendering it more agreeable. ”

- Ludwig von Mises

“ There is no glory in outstripping donkeys. ”

- Martial

“ Whenever you are asked if you can do a job, tell 'em, "Certainly I can!" - and get busy and find out how to do it. ”

- Theodore Roosevelt

“ If you hire only those people you understand, the company will never get people better than you are. Always remember that you often find outstanding people among those you don't particularly like. ”

- Soichiro Honda
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