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As the U.S.
by Jo Ann Emerson

As the U.S.
trade deficit, and the portion of that deficit attributed to China,
continue to grow, our own economy is at risk of losing
its reputation as a leader in world trade.
- Jo Ann Emerson

Already, China has undermined U.S.
foreign policy in efforts to gain access to oil resources in Iran and Sudan.
We simply cannot separate the political and economic values of oil.
- Jo Ann Emerson

A key U.S.
initiative in this trade war must be to develop reliable
trading partners in the world.
- Jo Ann Emerson

America won the Cold War by protecting our strategic
resources from the threat of foreign control.
We must bring the same attitude to our trade relationship with China.
- Jo Ann Emerson

 

America's largest trade deficit is with China,
a nation that enjoys Permanent Normal Trade Relations with the U.S.
and ties its currency to the dollar to make it a more
competitive trading partner.
- Jo Ann Emerson

China is not only formidable, it is also aggressively
building its own economic infrastructure.
Just a few years from now, China will rival the U.S.
and the European Union in global market power.
It already has surpassed us in population.
- Jo Ann Emerson

All those trucks and barges that carry our goods to
port are vital connections to the only force which
can balance our trade deficit:
export.
We must keep doing what we do best if we are going
to get America out of the red.
- Jo Ann Emerson

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With a strong domestic economy, low national unemployment at 5 percent,
and increasing retail sales, the picture should look rosy.
But one look at the trade deficit changes all of that.
- Jo Ann Emerson

Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed
by the things you didn't do than by the ones you did do.
So throw off the bowlines.
Sail away from the safe harbor.
Catch the trade winds in your sails.
Explore. Dream. Discover.
- widely misattributed to Mark Twain

Nay, be a Columbus to whole new
continents and worlds within you,
opening new channels, not of trade, but of thought.
- Henry David Thoreau

Be a Columbus to whole new continents and worlds within you,
opening new channels, not of trade, but of thought.
- Henry David Thoreau

It is usually people in the money business,
finance, and international trade that are really rich.
- Robin Leach

He that hath a Trade, hath an Estate.
- Benjamin Franklin

The only way that we can reduce our financial dependence
on the inflow of funds from the rest of the world is
to reduce our trade deficit.
- Martin Feldstein

Trade is nothing else but a Commutation of Superfluities;
for instance: I give mine,
what I can spare, for somewhat of yours,
which I want, and you can spare.
- Dudley North

The developing countries must be able to take a more
active part in trade negotiations,
through technical assistance and support from the developed countries.
- Anna Lindh

So, after school, I needed to learn a trade and started to work as a tailor.
- Desmond Dekker

The Giants are looking for a trade but I don't think
Atlanta wants to depart with a quality player.
- Ron Fairly

Free trade should not mean free labor.
- Stephen F. Lynch

From that date the abandonment of the older State proceeded
with a rapidity never before known,
and with it grew the domestic slave trade and the pro-slavery feeling.
- Henry Charles Carey

For too long, Japan has been dragging its feet as it
ignores the steps the U.S.
has made to ensure a safe beef supply and shows a disregard
for our prior trade pacts.
- Randy Neugebauer

I don't have a no-trade clause.
I figure someone is going to pick me up.
- Bobby Bonilla

Many of the French follow a Trade with the Indians,
living very conveniently for that Interest.
- John Lawson

I mean to say, this is the book and I really loathe
it and I can't imagine what a nice Jewish boy like me ever,
how I ever got into this dreadful trade.
- Al Alvarez

Things aren't right.
If a burglar breaks into your home and you shoot him,
he can sue you.
For what, restraint of trade?
- Bill Maher

Irish poets, learn your trade, sing whatever is well made,
scorn the sort now growing up all out of shape from toe to top.
- William Butler Yeats

A losing trade, I assure you, sir: literature is a drug.
- George Borrow

And there is no trade or employment but the young man
following it may become a hero.
- Walt Whitman

And, unlike the earlier bombing on the World Trade Center,
a major landmark and symbol of the strength of the financial world was,
not just damaged but, totally destroyed.
- Allen Klein

There is only one justification for universities,
as distinguished from trade schools.
They must be centers of criticism.
- Robert M. Hutchins

Buzzwords and cliches - those are stock in trade.
There's nothing wrong with them.
- Michael Nesmith

The trade unions and the Labour Party...
failed miserably.
Instead of giving concrete support, and calling upon
workers to take industrial action,
they did nothing.
- Arthur Scargill

It's been years, decades, since a president has lost
a major trade initiative.
That would be bad headlines.
- Gwen Ifill

A writer's ambition should be to trade a hundred contemporary
readers for ten readers in ten years' time and for
one reader in a hundred years' time.
- Arthur Koestler

The NRA provided that in America each industry should
be organized into a federally supervised trade association.
It was not called a corporative.
It was called a Code Authority.
- John T. Flynn

Some of my friends who know me best say they wouldn't
trade places with me for $1 million because of the pace I lead.
- Loretta Lynn

We saw when those World Trade towers came down what
these terrorists will do.
- Paul Cellucci

People don't trade money for things when they value
their money more highly than they value the things.
- Roy H. Williams

This China trade deal is basically like the Bobby Knight of trade deals.
You know, you abuse, you abuse, you abuse,
and then they say 'Well, OK, we'll let you try one more time.'
- David Bonior

Macroeconomic policy can never be devoid of politics:
it involves fundamental trade-offs and affects different groups differently.
- Joseph Stiglitz

Today, we have a trade regime which has led to the
largest trade deficits this country has ever experienced.
- Xavier Becerra

China's idea of fair trade is government subsidies
of its textile and apparel exports to the United States,
currency manipulation, and forgiveness of loans by its government banks.
- Virginia Foxx

I see no reason for giving the capital employed in
agriculture greater protection than the capital vested
in other branches of trade,
manufacture, or commerce.
- Joseph Hume

American consumers benefit from free trade and investment.
- John Shadegg

The end of the animal trade would leave more time to
trap or beat to death pop star wannabes.
- Simon Cowell

The trade of banks is the buying and selling of interest and exchange.
- William Petty

The publisher is a middleman, he calls the tune to
which the whole rest of the trade dances;
and he does so because he pays the piper.
- Geoffrey Faber

Literature flourishes best when it is half a trade and half an art.
- William Ralph Inge

Foreign trade clearly has been a reason why inflation has been low.
- Tim Bishop

Some prices are just too high, no matter how much you may want the prize.
The one thing you can't trade for your heart's desire is your heart.
- Lois McMaster Bujold

A pretty little collection of weaknesses and a terror
of spiders are our indispensable stock-in-trade with the men.
- Sidonie Gabrielle Colette

Anyway, several rewrites later, Del Rey Books did publish my first novel,
and it did become the first work of fiction on the
New York Times trade paperback bestseller list.
- Terry Brooks

Free Tibet before free trade.
- Zhu Rongji

Glamour is what I sell, it's my stock in trade.
- Marlene Dietrich

The history of all countries shows that the working
class exclusively by its own effort is able to develop
only trade-union consciousness.
- Vladimir Lenin

You have to be very rich or very poor to live without a trade.
- Albert Camus

Sometimes I have to compromise my views,
but I never compromise on issues like the death penalty and the arm trade laws,
despite what the readers or letters may say.
- Jonathan Shapiro

We're just getting better at our trade,
man.
We know what we're doing, and the reason why is that
we've spent 30 years doing it.
There's nothing that can replace that.
- Alan Vega

If you make a treaty first with the United States and
settle the matter of the opium trade,
England cannot change this, though she should desire to do so.
- Townsend Harris

I would rather be known as 'Jim Kolbe,
the trade expert in Congress who happens to be gay,'
rather than 'Jim Kolbe,
gay congressman from Arizona.'
- Jim Kolbe

We do not wish to open your ports to foreign trade all at once.
- Townsend Harris

We don't take a macro view...
We'd look at every company to figure out if trade sanctions are helpful or hurtful.
- Robert Pozen

In America and Europe, the nomadism is of trade and curiosity.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Trade can really be good for American workers and American businesses.
- Richard Neal

On completion of my military service,
I went back to the factory and to the trade union.
- Leon Jouhaux

Trade a player a year too early rather than a year too late.
- Branch Rickey

There is a trade off - as you grow older you gain wisdom
but you lose spontaneity.
- Kenny Rogers

The State becomes society or humanity on the ethical side,
a production and trade system on the economic side.
- Francis Parker Yockey

Skill is successfully walking a tightrope between the
twin towers of New York's World Trade Center.
Intelligence is not trying.
- Marilyn vos Savant

We believe that according the name 'investors' to institutions
that trade actively is like calling someone who repeatedly
engages in one-night stands a 'romantic.'
- Warren Buffett

This is my first visit to Africa, a region where President
Bush has voiced a deep passion for fostering and encouraging economic development,
investment and trade.
- Donald Evans


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