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"Paper currency has hitherto been regarded with suspicion, as insecure." - John Buchanan Robinson

"Confidence, not paper or digital money, is the key currency in a capitalist system." - Mal Fletcher

"At present, financial crises occur, chiefly because the paper currency is redeemable in gold only." - John Buchanan Robinson

"Just as money is not real, consumable wealth, books are not life. To idolize scriptures is like eating paper currency." - Alan Watts

"The founders of our nation feared paper currency because it gave government the means to steal from its citizens." - Walter E. Williams

"Yeah? For what paper?" - Yogi Berra

"Write . . . write . . . pencil . . . paper." - Heinrich Heine

"Literacy is the most basic currency of the knowledge economy." - Barack Obama

"The printing presses of the state treasuries cranked out reams of paper currency- showing wise kinds and blissful martyrs- while bankers wept and peasants starved." - Alan Furst

"I see a great future for gold and silver coins as the currency people may increasingly turn to when paper currencies begin to disintegrate." - Murray Rothbard

"Governments create money and spend it into the economy by running budget deficits. The paper currency in your pocket is technically a government debt." - Michael Hudson

"In reality there is no such thing as an inflation of prices, relatively to gold. There is such a thing as a depreciated paper currency." - Lysander Spooner

"All currency is neurotic currency." - Norman O Brown

"The available supply of gold and silver being wholly inadequate to permit the issuance of coins of intrinsic value or paper currency convertible into coin of intrinsic value or paper currency convertible into coin in the volume required to serve the needs of the People, some other basis for the issue of currency must be developed, and some means other than that of convertibility into coin must be developed to prevent undue fluctuation in the value of paper currency or any other substitute for money intrinsic value that may come into use." - Abraham Lincoln

"Writing is thinking on paper." - William Zinsser

"Imperialism is a paper tiger." - Mao Zedong

"All reactionaries are paper tigers." - Mao Zedong

"Anything on paper is obsolete!" - Craig Bruce

"The Federal Reserve Act as it stands seems to me to open the way to a vast inflation of the currency. I do not like to think that any law can be passed that will make it possible to submerge the gold standard in a flood of irredeemable paper currency." - Henry Cabot Lodge

"There is no substitute for knowledge. To this day, I read three newspapers a day. It is impossible to read a paper without being exposed to ideas. And ideas - more than money - are the real currency for success." - Eli Broad

"It is possible to increase paper-money income to any amount by debasing the currency. But real income can only be increased by working harder or more efficiently, saving more, investing more, and producing more." - Henry Hazlitt

"Mischief springs from the power which the moneyed interest derives from a paper currency which they are able to control, from the multitude of corporations with exclusive privileges... which are employed altogether for their benefit." - Andrew Jackson

"For anything worth having one must pay the price; and the price is always work, patience, love, self-sacrifice - no paper currency, no promises to pay, but the gold of real service." - John Burroughs

"Flattery is a kind of bad money, to which our vanity gives us currency." - Francois De La Rochefouca

"Standards are paper. I use paper to wipe my butt every day. That's how much that paper is worth." - Linus Torvalds

"Paper is more patient than man." - Anne Frank

"Paper buys time. Steel buys freedom." - Philip D. Murphy

"Paper is like Joyce Carol Oates: white." - Caryl Churchill

"I used to cut out paper dolls." - Andy Warhol

"My vocation to preach on paper." - Harriet Beecher Stowe

"A white wall is the fool's paper." - Proverbs

"Because paper has more patience than people." - Anne Frank

"Birds are an ecological litmus paper." - Roger Tory Peterson

"We're all pretty ordinary on paper." - Michael Bergin

"Blank paper has always inspired me." - Daniel Handler

"I like to make collages - paper collages." - Rachel True

"Anything beats an expensive stack of paper." - Larry Niven

"Paper is my best friend and paper seller is my worst friend!" - Javad Alizadeh

"All those paper people living in their paper houses, burning the future to stay warm." - John Green

"I try not to change my political point of view from paper to paper." - Jonathan Shapiro

"Concerning the common currency: today, the euro is not worth it for Poland. The reason why we survived the financial and economic crisis quite well is that we have a national currency. This will not change in the near future." - Jaroslaw Kaczynski

"Legacy is greater than currency." - Gary Vaynerchuk

"Information is the hardest currency." - Andrew Vachss

"Thought is your only currency!" - Mark Victor Hansen

"The currency of this world will be worthless at our death or at Christ's return, both of which are imminent." - Randy Alcorn

"Lawyers love paper. They eat, sleep and dream paper. They turn paper into gold, and their files are colorful and their language neoclassical and calligraphically bewigged." - Karl Shapiro

"American money was never more sound, or banking more free, than 200 years ago. Since then, it's been a long steady decline from the gold standard and competitive banking to our Fed-run system of inflated paper currency, deposit insurance, and perpetually shaky banks on the dole." - Llewellyn Rockwell

"Gold, unlike all other commodities, is a currency...and the major thrust in the demand for gold is not for jewelry. It's not for anything other than an escape from what is perceived to be a fiat money system, paper money, that seems to be deteriorating." - Alan Greenspan

"The spectacle of a great, solvent government paying a fictitious price for gold it did not want and did not need and doing it on purpose to debase the value of its own paper currency was one to astonish the world." - Garet Garrett

"When not only gold but all commodities are available for the redemption of the paper currency, its volume is limited only by the value of all the wealth of the country, and it can never become insecure up to this limit." - John Buchanan Robinson

"Never begin the day until it is finished on paper." - Jim Rohn

"Tailor gang they rolling up those paper planes." - Wiz Khalifa

"Count my own money, see the paper cut fingers?" - Drake

"Only paper flowers are afraid of the rain." - Mary Quant

"In love matters; keep your pen from paper." - Alfred De Musset

"With a pencil and paper, I could revise the world." - Alison Lurie

"Line printer paper is strongest at the perforations." - Dave Barry

"A pen connects you to the paper. It definitely matters." - Elmore Leonard

"The volume of paper expands to fill the available briefcases." - Jerry Brown

"Writing isn't letters on paper. It's communication. It's memory." - Isaac Marion

"You can't write a term paper before breakfast." - Charles M Schulz

"There are poems inside of you that paper ca' handle." - YZ

"Drunken talk is' meant to be printed in the paper." - Ray Charles

"Every paper girl needs at least one string." - John Green

"Who knew paper and ink could be so vicious" - Kathryn Stockett

"Strong words outlast the paper they are written upon." - Joseph Bruchac

"The world is full of paper, write to me" - Agha Shahid Ali

"An idea on paper to a reality in large part." - Tom Ridge

"It's easier to see the mistake on someone else's paper." - Cynthia Lewis

"All art is but dirtying the paper delicately." - John Ruskin

"There are poems inside of you that paper can't handle." - YZ

"I talk to the friends in my head on paper." - Lisa M

"Endangered forests are being slaughtered for toilet paper" - Daphne Zuniga

"Sure, go ahead, simulate life, using only ink and paper." - Michael Cunningham

"Sometimes plans don't translate smoothly from paper to real life." - Eoin Colfer

"When you look at the sheer volume of paper usage in the U.S. alone, it's truly frightening: paper towels, toilet paper, napkins, writing paper. Our consumption of trees is endless." - Ian Somerhalder

"I can get incredibly erotic about blotting paper." - Steven Morrissey

"LA doesn't have the heart of a paper cup." - Raymond Chandler

"A book tightly shut is but a block of paper." - Proverbs

"Money is nothing more than arrogance on paper." - Hunter Brinkmeier

"Night is the blotting paper for many sorrows." - Anonymous

"Radio From Hell: A great alternative to toilet paper." - Bill Allred

"Paper money eventually returns to its intrinsic value - zero." - Voltaire

"A verbal contract isn't worth the paper it's printed on." - Samuel Goldwyn

"It was like death by a thousand paper cuts." - Tonya Hurley

"I can't argue my way out of a paper bag." - Gabriel Macht

"I like getting toilet paper thrown at me." - Joel Madden

"The mind can be trained to relieve itself on paper." - Billy Collins

"My children were all made from paper and printer's ink..." - Cornelia Funke

"This paper was one of my digressions into abstract economics." - William Vickrey

"Endangered forests are being slaughtered for toilet paper." - Daphne Zuniga

"Numbers have life; they're not just symbols on paper." - Shakuntala Devi

"Documents create a paper reality we call proof." - Mason Cooley

"My stockbroker asked me something important today: paper or plastic?" - Jay Leno

"Anarchism has a broad back, like paper it endures anything," - Rudolf Rocker

"Books aren't lumps of paper, but minds on shelves." - Sheridan Hay

"History shows how feeble are barriers of paper." - John Lothrop Motley

"When the loo paper gets thicker and the writing paper thinner, it's always a bad sign, at home." - Nancy Mitford

"How do you commemorate a year? A paper anniversary, but we are the words written down, not the paper." - David Levithan

"There is no such thing as a paper loss. A paper loss is a very real loss." - Jim Rogers

"The big money in booms is always made first by the public - on paper. And it remains on paper." - Edwin Lefevre

"Making money out of paper, making paper out of trees We're making so much money we can hardly breathe" - Todd Snider

"The drawing is already partly there - it's in the paper. And the paper is talking before you do." - Richard Artschwager

"I'm always jotting things down on pieces of paper. I've got pieces of paper all over my house." - Don Henley

"We live in such a digital age. Paper is going out of our lives. A poem on paper is tangible." - Peleg Top

"Everyday is a bank account, and time is our currency. No one is rich, no one is poor, we've got 24 hours each." - Christopher Rice

"Friendship reaches well above all currency." - Robert M. Hensel

"Attention is the currency of leadership." - Ronald A. Heifetz

"Knowledge is the currency of the universe." - Giorgio A. Tsoukalos

"Stories are the currency of human relationships." - Robert Mckee

"Trust is the ultimate human currency." - Bill McDermott

"Art is the consciousness of currency." - Andrew Lakey

"Ideas are the currency of the future," - Kevin Roberts

"Cultivate visibility because attention is currency." - Chris Brogan

"A global economy requires a global currency." - Paul Volcker

"Energy is the ultimate convertable currency." - Brian Greene

"Appreciation is the currency of success." - Shaka Smart

"So bitcoin is cyber snob currency..." - William Shatner

"Audacity is the currency for authoritarians." - Van Jones

"The only reason you would want your currency to fall, if you could control it, is in order to get more exports." - David Wessel

"Sol's currency is dedication, enthusiasm and commitment." - Sol Kerzner

"Information is the currency of democracy." - Thomas Jefferson

"Secrets are the currency of intimacy" - Frank Warren

"An alliance is like a chain. It is not made stronger by adding weak links to it. A great power like the United States gains no advantage and it loses prestige by offering, indeed peddling, its alliances to all and sundry. An alliance should be hard diplomatic currency, valuable and hard to get, and not inflationary paper from the mimeograph machine in the State Department." - Walter Lippmann

"Money, when considered as the fruit of many years' industry, as the reward of labor, sweat and toil, as the widow's dowry and children's portion, and as the means of procuring the necessaries and alleviating the afflictions of life, and making old age a scene of rest, has something in it sacred that is not to be sported with, or trusted to the airy bubble of paper currency." - Thomas Paine

"In practice [monetary management] is merely a high-sounding euphemism for continuous currency debasement. It consists of constant lying in order to support constant swindling. Instead of automatic currencies based on gold, people are forced to take managed currencies based on guile. Instead of precious metals they hold paper promises whose value falls with every bureaucratic whim. And they are suavely assured that only hopelessly antiquated minds dream of returning to truth and honesty and solvency and gold." - Henry Hazlitt

"The mischief springs from the power which the monied interest derives from a paper currency which they are able to control, from the multitude of corporations with exclusive privileges which they have succeeded in obtaining, and unless you become more watchful in your states and check this spirit of monopoly and thirst for exclusive privileges you will in the end find that the most important powers of government have been given or bartered away." - Andrew Jackson

"Christmas always rustled. It rustled every time, mysteriously, with silver and gold paper, tissue paper and a rich abundance of shiny paper, decorating and hiding everything and giving a feeling of reckless extravagance." - Tove Jansson

"The euro is a failed currency, a wrong currency, a failed experiment." - Matteo Salvini

"In the land of light there is only one currency. The currency of love." - Amit Ray

"Bitcoin is not a currency for a government; it is a global currency for the people." - Wences Casares

"We were playing Rock, Paper, Scissors," she told him once. "I was paper and she was rock so I lived and she died." - Melina Marchetta

"It smelled like aging wood and creosote, plastic book covers, and old paper. Old paper, which my mom used to say was the smell of time itself." - Kami Garcia

"A paper town for a paper girl." - John Green

"Take out two pieces of paper. One piece of paper, list all the people you know who are adding to your life." - Frederick Lenz

"God created paper for the purpose of drawing architecture on it. Everything else is at least for me an abuse of paper." - Alvar Aalto

"We must assist the British in the war as if there were no White Paper and we must resist the White Paper as if there were no war." - David Ben-Gurion

"Rock is fine. No structural damage to rock. Rock can break through paper at any point. Just say the word. Paper sucks." - Demetri Martin

"Note that ANSI standards also cost way too much compared to toilet paper, and they're pretty bad quality as toilet paper goes, too." - Erik Naggum

"We must support the army as though there were no White Paper, and fight the White Paper as though there were no war." - David Ben-Gurion

"You philosophers are lucky men. You write on paper and paper is patient. Unfortunate Empress that I am, I write on the susceptible skins of living beings." - Catherine II

"If an overgrown child draws something on a piece of paper, you can't ask the paper what the drawing is supposed to represent." - Jostein Gaarder

"God's voice had been reduced to paper, and even that paper had to be moderated and deciphered by the proper authorities and intellect." - William P Young

"Paper publishers are doing everything they can to slow the transition to eBooks because, in a digital world, paper publishers high hardback margins essentially disappear." - Barry Eisler

"Paper publishers are doing everything they can to slow the transition to eBooks because, in a digital world, paper publishers' high hardback margins essentially disappear." - Barry Eisler

"Any system or blueprint for success is better than none at all. Think on paper." - Brian Tracy

"I still have my laptop but I haven't used it. I'm a paper man, not electronic." - Carlos Slim

"A child's life is like a piece of paper on which every person leaves a mark." - Robert A Heinlein

"Writing a manual forces you to place your thoughts and ideas down on paper." - Tara VanDerveer

"A piece of paper makes you an officer, a radio makes you a commander." - Omar N Bradley



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