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Advocates of capitalism are very apt to appeal to the sacred principles of liberty, which are embodied in one maxim: The fortunate must not be restrained in the exercise of tyranny over the unfortunate.
~ Bertrand Russell | ( British logician and philosopher. ) | 1872-1970 | Capitalism
quotes Division : British Philosophers   
     
Capital as such is not evil; it is its wrong use that is evil. Capital in some form or other will always be needed.
~ Mahatma Gandhi | ( Preeminent leader of Indian nationalism. ) | 1869-1948 | Capitalism
quotes Division : Religious People   
     
Capital is dead labor, which, vampire-like, lives only by sucking living labor, and lives the more, the more labor it sucks.
~ Karl Marx | (German philosopher and political economist. ) | 1818-1883 | Capitalism
quotes Division : Economists and Business   
     
Capital is money, capital is commodities. By virtue of it being value, it has acquired the occult ability to add value to itself. It brings forth living offspring, or, at the least, lays golden eggs.
~ Karl Marx | (German philosopher and political economist. ) | 1818-1883 | Capitalism
quotes Division : Economists and Business   
     
Capitalism is at its liberating best in a noncapitalist environment. The crypto-businessman is the true revolutionary in a Communist country.
~ Eric Hoffer | ( American philosopher and author. ) | 1902-1983 | Capitalism
quotes Division : American Philosophers   
     
Labor is prior to, and independent of, capital. Capital is only the fruit of labor, and could never have existed if labor had not first existed. Labor is the superior of capital, and deserves much the higher consideration. Capital has its rights, which are as worthy of protection as any other rights.
~ Abraham Lincoln | ( Politician. President of the United States. ) | 1809-1865 | Capitalism
quotes Division : U.S. Presidents   
     
The ideology of capitalism makes us all into connoisseurs of liberty -- of the indefinite expansion of possibility.
~ Susan Sontag | ( American author. ) | 1933-2004 | Capitalism
quotes Division : American writers   
     
The inherent vice of capitalism is the unequal sharing of blessings; the inherent vice of socialism is the equal sharing of miseries.
~ Winston Churchill | ( British politician. ) | 1874-1965 | Capitalism
quotes Division : Statesmen and politicians   
     
The most eloquent eulogy of capitalism was made by its greatest enemy. Marx is only anti-capitalist in so far as capitalism is out of date.
~ Albert Camus | ( French novelist ) | 1913-1960 | Capitalism
quotes Division : French Authors and Writers   
     
These capitalists generally act harmoniously and in concert, to fleece the people.
~ Abraham Lincoln | ( Politician. President of the United States. ) | 1809-1865 | Capitalism
quotes Division : U.S. Presidents