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It takes as much imagination to create debt as to create income.
Women do two thirds of the world's work. Yet they earn only one tenth of the world's income and own less than one percent of the world's property. They are among the poorest of the world's poor.
Income should be taxed one time at one rate, not again and again.
A wise man will live as much within his wit as within his income.
Philip Stanhope, 4th Earl of Chesterfield
In general, investors prefer companies to reward executives for producing recurring income, not one-time gains.
Religiosity turns out to be the best indicator of civic involvement: it's more accurate than education, age, income, gender or race.
Income inequality has gotten worse under President Barack Obama.
Individual income can grow only as fast as productivity rises.
As more and more Americans own shares of stock, more and more Americans understand that taxing businesses is taxing them. Regulating businesses is taxing them. They ought to be thinking long-term about their ownership, not just their income, and that they should pay taxes on capital, as well as taxes on labor.
You could make a case that women addicted men to their sexuality and then withdrew their sexuality until we provided them with a source of income.
Solvency is entirely a matter of temperament and not of income.
Logan Pearsall Smith
My view is pensioners don't have the one option that people of working age have. They can't really increase their income, because they are no longer able to work.
Iain Duncan Smith
When I started to pay income tax, I was 50 years old.
As we segregate by income into different communities, schools in lower-income areas have fewer resources than ever.
It's true that redistributing income to the needy is politically easier in a growing economy than in a stagnant one.
I tried for modelling work but it was a bit slow and that's when I took a part-time job at McDonalds. It gave me income while I was waiting for my big break and at the very least I could eat.
The burden for achieving disarmament cannot be borne by peace groups alone. Everybody, regardless of age, income, profession, gender or nationality, has a stake in this quest.
I'd love to open a camp focusing on the arts accessible to kids from all income brackets.
Under Obama, income growth has been confined almost entirely to those at the top of the income distribution, continuing a pattern that began under President George W. Bush.
I pay a living wage, I believe in healthcare, I declare all my income, and I don't cut corners.
Socialism is about claims of justice, and it is also about money: about wealth, income, physical and financial capital. It is an ideology based on allocating economic resources. It may try to achieve that goal by nationalizing assets, by command-and-control regulation, or by taxation and redistribution.
As income from work has become more concentrated in America, the super rich have invested in businesses, real estate, art, and other assets. The income from these assets is now concentrating even faster than income from work.
There is nothing wrong with wanting pay for work, or seeking to maximize one's income, as long as one does not use means that are destructive.
You know, you should really look at where Mitt has led his life, and where he's been financially. He's a very generous person. We give 10 percent of our income to our church every year. Do you think that is the kind of person that is trying to hide things, or do things? No.
There's no such thing as median income; there's a curve, and it really matters what side of the curve you're on. There's no such thing as the middle class. It's absolutely vanishing.
John F. Kennedy
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