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A list of the best economy and economics quotes and sayings, including the names of each speaker or author when available. This list is sorted by popularity, so only the most famous economy and economics quotes are at the top. The authors of these historic economy and economics quotes are displayed next to each quote, so if you see one you like be sure to check out other inspirational economy and economics quotes from that same writer.

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Never spend your money before you have earned it. Thomas Jefferson

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No nation was ever ruined by trade. Benjamin Franklin

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The government's view of the economy could be summed up in a few short phrases: If it moves, tax it. If it keeps moving, regulate it. And if it stops moving, subsidize it. Ronald Reagan

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If all the economists were laid end to end, they would not reach a conclusion. George Bernard Shaw

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There can be economy only where there is efficiency. Benjamin Disraeli

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

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Economy is too late when you are at the bottom of your purse. Seneca the Younger

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I am indeed rich, since my income is superior to my expenses, and my expense is equal to my wishes. Edward Gibbon

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No one is rich whose expenditures exceed his means, and no one is poor whose incomings exceed his outgoings. Thomas Chandler Haliburton

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The first panacea for a mismanaged nation is inflation of the currency; the second is war. Both bring a temporary prosperity; both bring a permanent ruin. But both are the refuge of political and economic opportunists. Ernest Hemingway

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Commerce is a game of skill which everyone cannot play and few can play well. Ralph Waldo Emerson

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Men cannot not live by exchanging articles, but producing them. They live by work not trade. John Ruskin

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If you took all the economists in the world and laid them end-to-end, they couldn't reach a conclusion

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In economics, hope and faith coexist with great scientific pretension and also a deep desire for respectability. John Kenneth Galbraith

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In our time, the curse is monetary illiteracy, just as inability to read plain print was the curse of earlier centuries. Ezra Pound

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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

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In economics the majority is always wrong. John Kenneth Galbraith

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If economists could manage to get themselves thought of as humble, competent people on a level with dentists, that would be splendid. John Maynard Keynes

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We might come closer to balancing the Budget if all of us lived closer to the Commandments and the Golden Rule. Ronald Reagan

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Be thrifty, but not covetous. George Herbert

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Economic progress, in capitalist society, means turmoil. Joseph Schumpeter

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Give me a one-handed economist! All my economists say, On the one hand on the other. Harry S. Truman

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Frugality is founded on the principal that all riches have limits. Edmund Burke