Authors - John Kenneth Galbraith

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Quote 166by Anonymous on 19/12/2010

Under capitalism, man exploits man. Under communism, it's just the opposite.
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    Quote 1169by Anonymous on 11/01/2011

    Economics is extremely useful as a form of employment for economists.
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      Quote 5097by Anonymous on 16/05/2011

      The modern conservative is engaged in one of man's oldest exercises in moral philosophy; that is, the search for a superior moral justification for selfishness.
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        Quote 8151by Anonymous on 25/04/2012

        More die in the United States of too much food than of too little.
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          Quote 8278by Anonymous on 02/05/2012

          Humor is richly rewarding to the person who employs it. It has some value in gaining and holding attention, but it has no persuasive value at all.
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            Quote 9744by Anonymous on 21/08/2012

            Wealth, in even the most improbable cases, manages to convey the aspect of intelligence.
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              Quote 11901by Anonymous on 30/01/2013

              Wealth is not without its advantages and the case to the contrary, although it has often been made, has never proved widely persuasive.
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                Quote 12353by Anonymous on 30/03/2013

                Meetings are indispensable when you don't want to do anything.
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                  Quote 12723by Anonymous on 15/05/2013

                  Money differs from an automobile or mistress in being equally important to those who have it and those who do not.
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                    Quote 13078by Anonymous on 18/06/2013

                    Liberalism is, I think, resurgent. One reason is that more and more people are so painfully aware of the alternative.
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                      Quote 13762by Anonymous on 30/08/2013

                      Politics is the art of choosing between the disastrous and the unpalatable.
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                        Quote 13841by Anonymous on 10/09/2013

                        The happiest time of anyone's life is just after the first divorce.
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