|C.N. Douglas, comp. Forty Thousand Quotations: Prose and Poetical. 1917.|
| Despatch is the soul of business.|
Earl of Chesterfield.
| ||No mortal thing can bear so high a price,|
|But that with mortal thing it may be bought.|
Sir Walter Raleigh.
| ||To business that we love we rise betime,|
|And go to t with delight.|
| That which is everybodys business, is nobodys business.|
| A manufacturing district * * * sends out, as it were, suckers into all its neighborhood.|
| Traffics thy god; and thy god confound thee!|
| ||In every age and clime we see,|
|Two of a trade can neer agree.|
| There is no better ballast for keeping the mind steady on its keel, and saving it from all risk of crankiness, than business.|
| They (corporations) cannot commit treason, nor be outlawed, nor excommunicated, for they have no souls.|
Sir Edward Coke.
| Business dispatched is business well done, but business hurried is business ill done.|
| To found a great empire for the sole purpose of raising up a people of customers, may at first sight appear a project fit only for a nation of shopkeepers.|