Quotation Explorer - 'Commerce'

Women thrive on novelty and are easy meat for the commerce of fashion. Men prefer old pipes and torn jackets. - Anthony Burgess
Friendship is a disinterested commerce between equals; love an abject intercourse between tyrants and slaves. - Oliver Goldsmith
Peace, commerce, and honest friendship with all nations...entangling alliances with none - Thomas Jefferson
When nations grow old the Arts grow coldAnd commerce settles on every tree - William Blake
Leprechauns are not twee beings dreamed up by the tourist board, but warriors of legend. That name comes from the Celtic god of commerce and war, Lugh. Their mission, their life’s work, is to protect the gold. What better way to hide it than to become a joke, a story nobody takes seriously? - Kathy Bryson, Fighting Mad
COMMERCE, n. A kind of transaction in which A plunders from B the goods of C, and for compensation B picks the pocket of D of money belonging to E. - Ambrose Bierce
PIRACY, n. Commerce without its folly-swaddles, just as God made it. - Ambrose Bierce
When truth and honesty is successfully intertwined into the business world of a nation, the result is a boost in commerce. - Sunday Adelaja
A day will come when there will be no battlefields, but markets opening to commerce and minds opening to ideas. - Victor Hugo
How is it that when we see politics permeate every life sector we call it totalitarianism and when we see religion everywhere we call it theocracy, but when commerce dominates everything we call it liberty? - Benjamin Barber
Art and commerce are not irreconciliable, they are inextricably intertwined. - Nicholas Meyer
Commerce with all nations, alliance with none, should be our motto. - Thomas Jefferson
Knowledge was scattered treasure, education organized it into art, commerce and science. - Amit Kalantri
There are seven sins in the world: Wealth without work, Pleasure without conscience, Knowledge without character, Commerce without morality, Science without humanity, Worship without sacrifice and politics without principle. - Mahatma Gandhi
When you put yourself in the customer’s shoes and begin your dialog from there, an immediate connection develops that stems beyond basic commerce and encourages loyalty. - Steve Maraboli
The Seven Social Sins are: Wealth without work. Pleasure without conscience. Knowledge without character. Commerce without morality. Science without humanity. Worship without sacrifice. Politics without principle.From a sermon given by in Westminster Abbey, London, on March 20, 1925. - Frederick Lewis Donaldson
It is honor that makes commerce possible, dear brother. And the law courts, when men lack it. - Edward Cline
Whoever controls the volume of money in any country is absolute master of all industry and commerce. - James A. Garfield President of the United States
I regret to say that we of the F.B.I. are powerless to act in cases of oral-genital intimacy, unless it has in some way obstructed interstate commerce.
Where there is commerce there is peace. - Jeffrey Tucker
World events do not occur by accident. They are made to happen, whether it is to do with national issues or commerce; and most of them are staged and managed by those who hold the purse strings. - Denis Healey
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