Profiting: Webster's Quotations, Facts and Phrases

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Icon Group International, Incorporated, Dec 19, 2008 - 193 pages
Familiar Quotations ProfitingProfits are an opinion, cash is a fact.ndash;AnonymousThere is more danger from monopolies than from combinations of workingmen. There is more danger that capital will swallow up the profits of labor, than that labor will confiscate capital.ndash;George BancroftYou need to have enough immediate profits that you can finance the long-range growth without diluting the stock.ndash;Paul CookCivilization and profits go hand in hand.ndash;Calvin CoolidgeA business absolutely devoted to service will have only one worry about profits. They will be embarrassingly large.ndash;Henry FordI would like to see a fair division of profits between capital and labor, so that the toiler could save enough to mingle a little June with the December of his life.ndash;Robert IngersollProfits are like breathing. You have to have them. But who would stay alive just to breathe?ndash;Maurice MascaranhasFrom the earliest times the old have rubbed it into the young that they are wiser than they, and before the young had discovered what nonsense this was they were old too, and it profited them to carry on the imposture.ndash;Somerset MaughamCut your losses and let your profits run.ndash;American ProverbA man profits more by the sight of an idiot than by the orations of the learned.ndash;Arab Proverb

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