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" Remember that credit is money. If a man lets his money lie in my hands after it is due, he gives me the interest, or so much as I can make of it during that time. This amounts to a considerable sum where a man has good and large credit, and makes good... "
The Works of the Late Dr. Benjamin Franklin: Consisting of His Life Written ... - Page 164
by Benjamin Franklin - 1807 - 295 pages
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Myths, Legends, and Folktales of America: An Anthology

David Leeming, Jake Page - Fiction - 1999 - 240 pages
...money lie in my hands after it is due, he gives me the interest. . . . Remember that money is of the prolific, generating nature. Money can beget money,...shillings turned is six, turned again it is seven and threepence, and so on till it becomes a hundred pounds. . . . In short, the way to wealth, if you desire...
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Essays in Economic Sociology

Max Weber - Business & Economics - 1999 - 314 pages
...interest, or so much as I can make of it during that time. This amounts to a considerable sum where a man has good and large credit, and makes good use of it. Remember, that money is of the prolific, generating nature. Money can beget money, and its offspring can beget more, and so on....
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Recovering Benjamin Franklin: An Exploration of a Life of Science and Service

James Campbell - Biography & Autobiography - 1999 - 302 pages
...that idly loses 5 s. worth of time, loses 5 s. and might as prudently throw 5 s. in the River. (2:165) Money can beget Money, and its Offspring can beget more, and so on. (3:306) Of such passages, Weber writes, "no one will doubt" that "it is the spirit of capitalism which...
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Asset Allocation: Balancing Financial Risk

Roger C. Gibson - Business & Economics - 2000 - 317 pages
...wishes to be rich in a day will be hanged in a year. —Leonardo da Vinci (1452-1519) Notebooks, c. 1500 Money is of a prolific generating nature. Money can beget money, and its offspring can beget more. —Benjamin Franklin (1706-1790) Letters: To My Friend, AB, 1748 Time is Archimedes' lever in investing....
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Little Gems of Wisdom: Advice from Grandpa

J. D. Kroft - Reference - 2000 - 308 pages
...both ill- gotten and ill-spent; and it does harm both in the getting and the spending. —lohn Ruskin Money is of a prolific generating nature. Money can beget money, and its offspring can beget more. —Benjamin Franklin Money and time are the heaviest burdens of life, and the unhappiest of all mortals...
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Value based management: concept en toepassingen

Eric Urff - 2000 - 193 pages
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The Cambridge Companion to Weber

Stephen Turner - History - 2000 - 288 pages
...accumulation emerged in the late sixteenth and seventeenth centuries. "Time is money . . . Money is of the prolific, generating nature. Money can beget money, and its offspring can beget more, and so on ... He that kills a breeding sow, destroys all her offspring down to the thousandth generation. He...
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Heads Or Tails: The Poetics of Money

Jochen Hörisch - Literary Criticism - 2000 - 349 pages
...declared to be a source of productivity, indeed, of reproductive power. "Remember, that money is of the prolific, generating nature. Money can beget money, and its offspring can beget more, and so on." The revocation of the scholastic decree could not be made clearer. "Nummus nummum non gerit," said...
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The Autobiography and Other Writings

Benjamin Franklin - Biography & Autobiography - 2001 - 352 pages
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The American Studies Anthology

Richard P. Horwitz - History - 2001 - 376 pages
...Remember, that time is money. . . . Remember, that credit is money. . . . Remember, that money is of the prolific, generating nature. Money can beget money,...shillings turned is six; turned again it is seven and three-pence; and so on, till it becomes a hundred pounds. ... He that kills a breedingsow, destroys...
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