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" It is not so with the Distribution of Wealth. That is a matter of human institution solely. The things once there, mankind, individually or collectively, can do with them as they like. "
Principles of political economy: with some of their applications to social ... - Page 197
by John Stuart Mill - 1899
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Principles of political economy, with some of their applications to social ...

John Stuart Mill - 1848
...are ultimate laws, which we did not make, which we cannot alter, and to which we can only conform. It is not so with the Distribution of Wealth. That...disposal whatever of them can only take place by the general consent of society. Even what a person has produced by his individual toil, unaided by any...
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Principles of political economy, with some of their applications to social ...

John Stuart Mill - 1848
...are ultimate laws, which we did not make, which we cannot alter, and to which we can only conform. It is not so with the Distribution of Wealth. That...disposal whatever of them can only take place by the general consent of society. Even what a person has produced by his individual toil, unaided by any...
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Use and abuse; or, Right and wrong, in the relations to labour, of capital ...

William M'Combie - 1852
...distribution of wealth," says he,* " is a matter of human institution solely. The things once there, men can do with them as they like. They can place them...disposal whatever of them can only take place by the general consent of society. Even what a person has produced by his individual toil, unaided by any...
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Social delusions concerning wealth and want

Richard Jennings - 1856
...out of place, it is that with which we are here engaged. It has been truly observed*, with respect to the distribution of wealth, "that is a matter of human...of whomsoever they please, and on whatever terms." In other words, our present principles of Political Economy are responsible for the present distribution...
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The elements of social science; or, Physical, sexual, and natural religion ...

George Drysdale - 1861
...of external things, and by the inherent properties of their own bodily and mental structure. . . . It is not so with the distribution of wealth. That...institution solely. The things once there, mankind, collectively or individually, can do with them as they like. . . The distribution of wealth therefore...
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Principles of Political Economy: With Some of Their Applications ..., Volume 1

John Stuart Mill - Economics - 1870
...employ those properties more or less successfully, to bring about the events in which we are interested. It is not so with the Distribution of Wealth. That...they like. They can place them at the disposal of whomsocver they please, and on whatever terms. Further, in the social state, in every state except...
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Principles of political economy, deduced from the natural laws of social welfare

George Poulett Scrope - 1873
...of external things, and by the inherent properties of their own bodily and mental structure," &c. " It is not so with the distribution of wealth that...once there, mankind, individually or collectively, may do with them as they like." . . . "The distribution of wealth therefore depends on the laws 350...
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Principles of Political Economy

John Stuart Mill, James Laurence Laughlin - Economics - 1884 - 658 pages
...Wealth partake of the character of physical truths. There is nothing optional or arbitrary in them. It is not so with the Distribution of Wealth. That...of whomsoever they please, and on whatever terms. The Distribution of Wealth depends on the laws and customs of society. The rules by which it is determined...
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