On the Internet, inside information is currency, and there will always be counterfeiters among us.
Now that I am sixty, I see why the idea of elder wisdom has passed from currency.
The first panacea for a mismanaged nation is inflation of the currency; the second is war. Both bring a temporary prosperity; both bring a permanent ruin. But both are the refuge of political and economic opportunists.
The only true currency in this bankrupt world is what you share with someone else when you're uncool.
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.
Words are the coins making up the currency of sentences, and there are always too many small coins.
All currency is neurotic currency.
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.
Common experience is the gold reserve which confers an exchange value on the currency which words are; without this reserve of shared experiences, all our pronouncements are checks drawn on insufficient funds.
A weak currency is the sign of a weak economy, and a weak economy leads to a weak nation.
'Beauty' is a currency system like the gold standard. Like any economy, it is determined by politics, and in the modern age in the West is is the last, best belief system that keeps male dominance intact.
A disordered currency is one of the greatest political evils.
Beauty' is a currency system like the gold standard.
It's not so unusual to run out of someone else's currency.
The best way to destroy the capitalist system is to debauch the currency.
Believe me, the next step is a currency crisis because there will be a rejection of the dollar, the rejection of the dollar is a big, big event, and then your personal liberties are going to be severely threatened.
A conception not reducible to the small change of daily experience is like a currency not exchangeable for articles of consumption; it is not a symbol, but a fraud.
Like anything else that happens on its own, the act of writing is beyond currency. Money is great stuff to have, but when it comes to the act of creation, the best thing is not to think of money too much. It constipates the whole process.
Is a currency worth anything if no one wants it? We used to buy shoes in Italy. Remember?
It's not like I'm anti-China. I just think it's ridiculous that we allow them to do what they're doing to this country, with the manipulation of the currency, that you write about and understand, and all of the other things that they do.