Posts Tagged ‘voltaire’

« Previous Page

Voltaire: Comfort & Abundance of Poor

Posted by admin on Tuesday, October 4, 2011

Money Quotation – It takes light to know darkness and opposites do attract, but sometimes they clash as in the case of wealth and poverty. Voltaire said:

The comfort of the rich depends upon an abundant supply of the poor

— Voltaire

Voltaire: Paper Currency No Value

Posted by admin on Wednesday, May 25, 2011

Voltaire Money Quotation saying coins used to be made of an amount of precious metal roughly equivalent to their value, but paper is nearly worthless. Voltaire said:

Paper money eventually returns to its intrinsic value – zero

— Voltaire

Voltaire: Intrinsic Value of Money

Posted by admin on Wednesday, August 11, 2010

Voltaire Money Quote on the value of paper currency – which the French philosopher believed was worthless – back in the 1700’s. Paper money began in China in 960 AD and is still with us today, worthless or not.
 
Paper money eventually returns to its intrinsic value - zero Quote
 

“Paper money eventually returns to its intrinsic value – zero” — Voltaire

 
Share the Voltaire Money quote image above on your site:

 
Short Link to this Quote:

 

« Previous Page
Money Quotes Daily

Money Quotes Daily