„There can be no greater error then in supposing that capital is increased by non-consumption.“

Forrás: The Principles of Political Economy and Taxation (1821) (Third Edition), Chapter VIII, On Taxes, Foot note 1, p. 94

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David Ricardo
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„In general it may be said that demand is quite as necessary to the increase of capital as the increase of capital is to demand.“

—  Thomas Robert Malthus, Principles of Political Economy

Book II, Chapter I, On the Progress of Wealth, Section IV, p. 349 ( See also; Says Law)
Principles of Political Economy (Second Edition 1836)

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Barbara Kingsolver fénykép

„the conspicuous consumption of limited resources has yet to be accepted widely as a spiritual error, or even bad manners“

—  Barbara Kingsolver, könyv Animal, Vegetable, Miracle: A Year of Food Life

Forrás: Animal, Vegetable, Miracle: A Year of Food Life

Vladimir Lenin fénykép
George Washington fénykép
Karl Marx fénykép

„For capitalism is abolished root and branch by the bare assumption that it is personal consumption and not enrichment that works as the compelling motive.“

—  Karl Marx German philosopher, economist, sociologist, journalist and revolutionary socialist 1818 - 1883

Denn der Kapitalismus ist schon in der Grundlage aufgehoben durch die Voraussetzung, daß der Genuß als treibendes Motiv wirkt, nicht die Bereicherung selbst.
Vol. II, Ch. IV, p. 123.
(Buch II) (1893)

John F. Kennedy fénykép

„The greater our knowledge increases the greater our ignorance unfolds.“

—  John F. Kennedy 35th president of the United States of America 1917 - 1963

1962, Rice University speech

Marshall McLuhan fénykép

„Nobody ever made a grammatical error in a non-literate society.“

—  Marshall McLuhan, könyv The Gutenberg Galaxy

Forrás: The Gutenberg Galaxy (1962), p. 271

William Stanley Jevons fénykép

„It is wholly a confusion of ideas to suppose that the economical use of fuel is equivalent to a diminished consumption. The very contrary is the truth.“

—  William Stanley Jevons, könyv The Coal Question

The Coal Question (1865)
Kontextus: It is very commonly urged, that the failing supply of coal will be met by new modes of using it efficiently and economically.... It is wholly a confusion of ideas to suppose that the economical use of fuel is equivalent to a diminished consumption. The very contrary is the truth.

„[Synchronization increases the] opportunity for feedback and error correction and synthesis of different points of view.“

—  David A. Nadler American organizational theorist 1948 - 2015

Forrás: "Information Processing as an Integrating Concept in Organizational Design." 1978, p. 618

Thomas Jefferson fénykép
Michael Elmore-Meegan fénykép

„When the error is universal, it is supposed to end. The adoption of the foundling establishes its consanguinity.“

—  Samuel Laman Blanchard British author and journalist 1804 - 1845

"That what Everybody Says must be True".
Sketches from Life (1846)

Ulysses S. Grant fénykép

„Under such circumstances it is but reasonable to suppose that errors of judgment must have occurred.“

—  Ulysses S. Grant 18th President of the United States 1822 - 1885

1870s, Eighth State of the Union Address (1876)
Kontextus: It was my fortune, or misfortune, to be called to the office of Chief Executive without any previous political training. From the age of 17 I had never even witnessed the excitement attending a Presidential campaign but twice antecedent to my own candidacy, and at but one of them was I eligible as a voter.
Under such circumstances it is but reasonable to suppose that errors of judgment must have occurred. Even had they not, differences of opinion between the Executive, bound by an oath to the strict performance of his duties, and writers and debaters must have arisen. It is not necessarily evidence of blunder on the part of the Executive because there are these differences of views. Mistakes have been made, as all can see and I admit...

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