Quotations The Best Quotes About Industry  

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

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Industry has operated against the artisan in favor of the idler, and also in favor of capital and against labor. Any mechanical invention whatsoever has been more harmful to humanity than a century of war. Remy de Gourmont

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It is an axiom, enforced by all the experience of the ages, that they who rule industrially will rule politically. Aneurin Bevan

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In an industrial society which confuses work and productivity, the necessity of producing has always been an enemy of the desire to create. Raoul Vaneigem

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Colonial system, public debts, heavy taxes, protection, commercial wars, etc., these offshoots of the period of manufacture swell to gigantic proportions during the period of infancy of large-scale industry. The birth of the latter is celebrated by a vast, Hero-like slaughter of the innocents. Karl Marx

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It has been my fate in a long life of production to be credited chiefly with the equivocal virtue of industry, a quality so excellent in morals, so little satisfactory in art. Margaret Oliphant Oliphant

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Don't tell my parents that I work in the pharmaceutical industry. They think I am working in a brothel. Gerhard Kocher

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We have created an industrial order geared to automatism, where feeble-mindedness, native or acquired, is necessary for docile productivity in the factory; and where a pervasive neurosis is the final gift of the meaningless life that issues forth at the other end. Lewis Mumford

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The great cry that rises from all our manufacturing cities, louder than the furnace blast, is all in very deed for this -- that we manufacture everything there except men. John Ruskin