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Positive Quotes about Goods

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Appreciate again and again, freshly and naively,
the basic goods of life, with awe,
pleasure, wonder and even ecstasy,
however stale these experiences may have become to others.
- Abraham Maslow

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Living in fear of anything is a terrible waste
of what could be a great life.
If you live in fear of losing your job,
either you fear the embarrassment of being jobless,
or you fear the loss of material goods -
house, car, and such.
If you live in fear of losing your stuff and money,
it is clear that they own you.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

There is nobody in this country who got rich on their own. Nobody. You built a factory out there - good for you. But I want to be clear. You moved your goods to market on roads the rest of us paid for. You hired workers the rest of us paid to educate. You were safe in your factory because of police forces and fire forces that the rest of us paid for. You didn't have to worry that marauding bands would come and seize everything at your factory... Now look. You built a factory and it turned into something terrific or a great idea - God bless! Keep a hunk of it. But part of the underlying social contract is you take a hunk of that and pay forward for the next kid who comes along."
- Elizabeth Warren

Lawsuit abuse is a major contributor to the increased costs of healthcare,
goods and services to consumers.
- Charles W. Pickering

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In a finite world this means that the per capita share
of the world's goods must steadily decrease.
- Garrett Hardin

In the absence of any short term in common use to represent all desirable things,
or things that satisfy human wants, we may use the
term Goods for that purpose.
- Alfred Marshall

That it is logical, fair and reasonable to maintain
the purchasing power of an hour's work in terms of
goods and services the employee must purchase in his daily living.
- Charles E. Wilson

 

Sporting goods companies pay me not to endorse their products.
- Bob Uecker

Local economies are suffering as people spend more
on fuel and less on consumer goods and travel.
- Dan Lipinski

This avidity alone, of acquiring goods and possessions
for ourselves and our nearest friends,
is insatiable, perpetual, universal,
and directly destructive of society.
- David Hume

The E.U.
imports more agricultural goods from developing countries
around the world than does the U.S.,
Canada and Japan, combined.
- John Bruton

A store's best advertisement is the service its goods render,
for upon such service rest the future,
the good-will, of an organization.
- James Cash Penney

We function in a pack mentality.
This is our tribe.
And this is how we are exploited - sold a bill of goods
and a household of products.
- Joey Skaggs

There is one rule for the industrialist and that is:
Make the best quality of goods possible at the lowest cost possible,
paying the highest wages possible.
- Henry Ford

Almost all of our relationships begin and most of them
continue as forms of mutual exploitation,
a mental or physical barter, to be terminated when
one or both parties run out of goods.
- W. H. Auden

Gold, on the contrary, though of little use compared with air or water,
will exchange for a great quantity of other goods.
- David Ricardo

Opposing the free flow of goods or people is a bad idea.
- William Weld

It is very wicked for you not to take care of your masters goods,
but how much worse is it to pilfer and steal from them,
whenever you think you shall not be found out.
- Jupiter Hammon

We all agree that manufacturers have a right to ensure
that fake goods are not marketed in their names and
that their own goods are not marketed under fake names.
- John Conyers

To be interested in the public good we must be disinterested,
that is, not interested in goods in which our personal selves are wrapped up.
- George H. Mead

Life yields only to the conqueror.
Never accept what can be gained by giving in.
You will be living off stolen goods,
and your muscles will atrophy.
- Dag Hammarskjold

If across the Atlantic the ideology was pride,
here it is delivering the goods.
- Theodor Adorno

We are come for your good, for all your goods.
- King George II

The way this whole novel thing came together was,
I sold them one bill of goods and then didn't communicate very well.
I am like Captain Run-on Sentence.
- Ahmet Zappa

The bodies lay on the ground like damaged goods from a warehouse.
- Peter Goldman

Speculation is only a word covering the making of money
out of the manipulation of prices,
instead of supplying goods and services.
- Henry Ford

Material goods consist of useful material things,
and of all rights to hold, or use, or derive benefits from material things,
or to receive them at a future time.
- Alfred Marshall

If people really liked to work, we'd still be plowing
the land with sticks and transporting goods on our backs.
- William Feather

The CAFTA region currently imports $15 billion annually of U.S.
agriculture and manufactured goods.
- Ron Lewis

When goods do not cross borders, soldiers will.
- Frederic Bastiat

Collectively, we are in thrall to media -
because they deliver to us many of the psychic goods we crave,
and we know no other way to live.
- Todd Gitlin

Poverty of goods is easily cured; poverty of soul,
impossible.
- Michel de Montaigne

The guiding principle is not to manufacture the goods everyone needs,
rather to earn profits for a few capitalists.
- Walter Ulbricht

Trade isn't about goods.
Trade is about information.
Goods sit in the warehouse until information moves them.
- C. J. Cherryh

We are entering a new phase in human history -
one in which fewer and fewer workers will be needed
to produce the goods and services for the global population.
- Jeremy Rifkin

An epitaph is a belated advertisement for a line of
goods that has been discontinued.
- Irvin S. Cobb

Clearly, the Chinese need the resources,
but I don't think they want to clash with the industrial
world which happens to be the market for their goods.
- Daniel Yergin

The American people want economic prosperity,
high-quality goods and low prices, all of which I support.
- John Linder

Conspicuous consumption of valuable goods is a means
of reputability to the gentleman of leisure.
- Thorstein Veblen

Between two evils, choose neither; between two goods,
choose both.
- Tryon Edwards

While prices of goods continue to rise,
American worker's wages remain stagnant.
- Ed Pastor

Advertising moves people toward goods;
merchandising moves goods toward people.
- Morris Hite

Every retailer, when they price their goods,
looks at their total cost overall.
When they have costs go up, they'll price their products accordingly.
- Dan Butler

The public has been sold a bill of goods about the
free market being a panacea for mankind.
- Tom Scholz

Rules are to be initiated for the allotment of scarce raw materials etc;
and their use and processing for other than war,
or otherwise absolutely vital, goods is prohibited.
- Hjalmar Schacht

We can serve our customers well only if our buying jobs are right.
You cannot sell if you haven't ordered wanted goods into your store.
- James Cash Penney

I'm a human being I'm not a piece of property.
I am not a consignment of goods.
- Curt Flood

The American consumer is also the American worker,
and if we don't do something to protect our manufacturing base here at home,
it is going to be hard to buy any retail goods.
- Lindsey Graham

Every election is a sort of advance auction sale of stolen goods.
- H. L. Mencken

Freedom comes only to those who no longer ask of life
that it shall yield them any of those personal goods
that are subject to the mutations of time.
- Bertrand Russell

Unemployment is due to the large import of goods from
Britain and other countries.
The Government haven't used the powers which they have
for the benefit of the country.
- Eamon de Valera

Globalization and free trade do spur economic growth,
and they lead to lower prices on many goods.
- Robert Reich

A human being fashions his consequences as surely as
he fashions his goods or his dwelling his goods or his dwelling.
Nothing that he says, thinks or does is without consequences.
- Norman Cousins

The transponder requirements have three major sections,
namely the chip; the antenna; and the assembly of the
chip and the antenna onto the goods being labelled.
- Mike Marsh

Sporting goods sales have suffered because Americans
have become too sedentary.
- Mike May

Lawsuits - and frivolous lawsuits - are just sapping
the life out of the people who perform the services
and deliver the goods for the rest of the citizenry in the State of Montana.
- Conrad Burns

Goods move in response to price differences from points
of low to points of higher price,
the movement tending to obliterate the price difference and come to rest.
- Frank Knight

Advertising is a valuable economic factor because it
is the cheapest way of selling goods,
particularly if the goods are worthless.
- Sinclair Lewis

A holding company is a thing where you hand an accomplice
the goods while the policeman searches you.
- Will Rogers

Without friends no one would choose to live,
though he had all other goods.
- Aristotle

War can really cause no economic boom,
at least not directly, since an increase in wealth
never does result from destruction of goods.
- Ludwig von Mises

I'd like to provide information, inspiration,
and access to whatever goods and services are needed
to make it super easy for everyone to change their
lifestyle to a sustainable one.
- Daryl Hannah

The overwhelming majority of my rated wealth consists
of investments in companies that produce goods and services.
- Paul Getty

He who bestows his goods upon the poor shall have as much again,
and ten times more.
- John Bunyan

Note, besides, that it is no more immoral to directly
rob citizens than to slip indirect taxes into the price
of goods that they cannot do without.
- Albert Camus

The accumulation of skill and science which has been
directed to diminish the difficulty of producing manufactured goods,
has not been beneficial to that country alone in which it is concentrated;
distant kingdoms have participated in its advantages.
- Charles Babbage

The fascists in most Latin American countries tell
the people that the reason their wages will not buy
as much in the way of goods is because of Yankee imperialism.
The fascists in Latin America learn to speak and act like natives.
- Henry A. Wallace

For all the social changes in China can be traced to
their early beginnings in the days when the new tools
or vehicles of commerce and locomotion first brought
the Chinese people into unavoidable contact with the
strange ways and novel goods of the Western peoples.
- Hu Shih

When goods are exchanged between countries,
they must be paid for by commodities or gold.
They cannot be paid for by the notes,
certificates, and checks of the purchaser's country,
since these are of value only in the country of issue.
- Carroll Quigley

They seem to have forgotten that, and are back saying
the only purpose of P2P networks is for illegal trading of owned goods.
We claim part of the reason for P2P is for legal trading
of what ought to be in public domain.
And what is in public domain in many cases.
- John Perry Barlow

Our course, then, is clear; if we desire to put an end to pauperism,
or to lessen it, we should import everything we can use or sell,
in order that we may employ our unemployed hands,
in making the goods by which we pay for these imports.
- Joseph Hume


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