Commerce changes entirely the fate and genius of nations, by communicating arts and opinions, circulating money, and introducing the materials of luxury; she first opens and polishes the mind, then corrupts and enervates both that and the body.
Commerce is the equalizer of the wealth of nations.
Perfect freedom is as necessary to the health and vigor of commerce as it is to the health and vigor of citizenship.
It is the new and different that is always most vulnerable to market research.
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.
You may name a bronze statue 'Liberty,' or a painted figure in a city hall 'Commerce,' or a marble form in a temple 'Athene' or 'Venus;' but what is really there is only a representation of a single woman.
If you are to reach masses of people in this world, you must do it by a sign language. Whether your vehicle be commerce, literature, or politics, you can do nothing but raise signals, and make motions to the people.
If everything that you do is for the market, it won't work.
Where wealth and freedom reign contentment fails, And honour sinks where commerce long prevails.
What prudent merchant will hazard his fortunes in any new branch of commerce when he knows not that his plans may be rendered unlawful before they can be executed?
When nations grow old the Arts grow cold And commerce settles on every tree
Bear in mind that brains and learning, like muscle and physical skill, are articles of commerce. They are bought and sold. You can hire them by the year or by the hour. The only thing in the world not for sale is character.
Certainly the advent of technology and electronic commerce has had an immense impact on the real estate industry.
The superior man understands what is right; the inferior man understands what will sell.
Ideas are refined and multiplied in the commerce of minds. In their splendor, images effect a very simple communion of souls.
I fully support global commerce.
Communications is at the heart of e-commerce and community.
For all the social changes in China can be traced to their early beginnings in the days when the new tools or vehicles of commerce and locomotion first brought the Chinese people into unavoidable contact with the strange ways and novel goods of the Western peoples.
A Woman is naturally more helpless than the other Sex; and a Man of Honour and Sense should have this in his View in all Manner of Commerce with her.
My goal is to ensure the Northern Border is safe, secure and allows for the free flow of travel and commerce.
Our budget works to reduce and eliminate the risk of attacks at our ports, rails, in the skies, our food supply and roads by allowing for increases in many of the programs and agencies to help protect these important areas of commerce and travel.
On 16 September 1985, when the Commerce Department announced that the United States had become a debtor nation, the American Empire died.
I am a data hound and so I usually end up working on whatever things I can find good data on. The rise of Internet commerce completely altered the amount of information you could gather on company behavior so I naturally drifted toward it.
Wars have ever been but another aristocratic mode of plundering and oppressing commerce.
Actually I'd had a certain amount of experience in Europe in the inter-war period, as a banker, and I was also a member of the Board of Directors of the International Chamber of Commerce.
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