Posts Tagged ‘coin’

Masha Gessen: Militant Incompetence

Posted by admin on Saturday, June 17, 2017

Masha Gessen Money Quote saying autocratic tendencies can be two sides of a bad penny because simple minds are accepting of forceful incompetence expressed by Trump. Masha Gessen said:

It is Mr. Trump’s insistence on simplicity that makes him want to rule like an autocrat. Militant incompetence and autocracy are not in opposition: They are two sides of a coin
— Masha Gessen

Francois Rabelais: Coin is Sinews of War

Posted by admin on Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Francois Rabelais Money Quote saying if a country begins a war without full coffers to pay for it in full will blow up without money. Francois Rabelais said:

War begun without good provision of money beforehand for going through with it is but as a breathing of strength and blast that will quickly pass away.
Coin is the sinews of war
— Francois Rabelais

Carl Sandburg on Time, Coin of Life

Posted by admin on Tuesday, August 13, 2013

Carl Sandburg Money Quotation saying Coin of Life is spent best by us and not by others who would spend it for us. Carl Sandburg said:

Time is the coin of your life. It is the only coin you have, and only you can determine how it will be spent. Be careful lest you let other people spend it for you

— Carl Sandburg

Tom Harkin: One Dollar Coins

Posted by admin on Friday, November 30, 2012

John Harkin Money Quote saying One dollar coins cost more to make than the paper bill, but last much longer – so the Iowa Democrat is seeking replacement of $1 paper currency. John Harkin said:

It’s way more efficient than a paper dollar, Canada has a coin that’s worth $2… Switzerland has one worth about $5… And yet, what have we got? We got a 25-cent piece.
— Tom Harkin

John Adams: Credit Causes Distress

Posted by admin on Tuesday, November 23, 2010

John Adams Money Quotation saying failure to understand the banking system and workings of our financial system and credit machinations are at the core of American difficulties. John Adams said:

All the perplexities, confusion and distresses in America arise not from defects in the constitution or confederation, nor from want of honor or virtue, as much from downright ignorance of the nature of coin, credit, and circulation
— John Adams

 
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