Quotations The Best Quotes About Recession  

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

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I see one-third of a nation ill-housed, ill-clad, ill-nourished. Franklin D. Roosevelt

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If we can boondoggle ourselves out of this depression, that word is going to be enshrined in the hearts of the American people for years to come. Franklin D. Roosevelt

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In a society of little economic development, universal inactivity accompanies universal poverty. You survive not by struggling against nature, or by increasing production, or by relentless labor; instead you survive by expending as little energy as possible, by striving constantly to achieve a state of immobility. Ryszard Kapuściński

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So-called austerity, the stoic injunction, is the path towards universal destruction. It is the old, the fatal, competitive path. Pull in your belt is a slogan closely related to gird up your loins, or the guns-butter metaphor. Wyndham Lewis

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Recession is when a neighbor loses his job. Depression is when you lose yours. Ronald Reagan

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Few can believe that suffering, especially by others, is in vain. Anything that is disagreeable must surely have beneficial economic effects. John Kenneth Galbraith