quotes tagged with 'commerce'

It took about 150 years, starting with a Bill of Rights that reserved to the states and the people all powers not explicitly delegated to the federal government, to produce a Supreme Court willing to rule that growing corn to feed to your own hogs is interstate commerce and can therefore be regulated by Congress.

Author: David Friedman, Source: The Machinery of FreedomSaved by ImaWriterIII in constitution government freedom commerce billofrights congress federalgovernment supremecourt davidfriedman 9 years ago[save this] [permalink]
Seven social sins: politics without principles, wealth without work, pleasure without conscience, knowledge without character, commerce without morality, science without humanity, and worship without sacrifice
Author: Mohandas Ghandi, Source: Young India, 22 October 1925 - Collected Works of Mahatma Gandhi vol.33 p.135 Saved by Doc in politics sacrifice character work wealth humanity pleasure conscience knowledge morality science worship commerce principles 13 years ago[save this] [permalink]
When gold was used, and the rules protected honest commerce, productive nations thrived. Whenever wealthy nations those with powerful armies and gold strived only for empire and easy fortunes to support welfare at home, those nations failed.
Author: Ron Paul, Source: http://www.lewrockwell.com/paul/paul303.htmlSaved by cboyack in welfare nation foreignpolicy wealth economy gold commerce fortune currency empire 13 years ago[save this] [permalink]
What a dismal station we have reached in this nation where we have borrowed and spent and failed to repay. At the close of 1994, every man, woman, and child in the United States owed as his or her part of the national debt $17,805.64. Think of it. It is a disgrace. It affects all of our monetary policies and all of our commerce. It burdens us with taxes from which there is little or no relief.
Author: Gordon B. Hinckley, Source: http://speeches.byu.edu/reader/reader.php?id=7940Saved by cboyack in economy debt commerce taxes deficit 13 years ago[save this] [permalink]

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