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Friedrich List Quotes and Sayings

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But the general welfare must restrict and regulate
the exertions of the individuals,
as the individuals must derive a supply of their strength from social power.
- Friedrich List

Look around, and you see everywhere the exertions and
acts of individuals restricted,
regulated, or promoted, on the principle of the common welfare.
- Friedrich List

An individual, in promoting his own interest,
may injure the public interest; a nation,
in promoting the general welfare, may check the interest
of a part of its members.
- Friedrich List

Industry entirely left to itself, would soon fall to ruin,
and a nation letting everything alone would commit suicide.
- Friedrich List

 

It is bad policy to regulate everything...
where things may better regulate themselves and can
be better promoted by private exertions;
but it is no less bad policy to let those things alone
which can only be promoted by interfering social power.
- Friedrich List

The concentration and reciprocal effect of industry
and agriculture conjoin in a growth of productive powers,
which increases more in geometrical than in arithmetical proportion.
- Friedrich List

The relationship I have to my fatherland is like that
of mothers with crippled children:
they love them all the more,
the more crippled they are.
Germany is the background of all my plans,
the return to Germany.
- Friedrich List

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Only now did I recognize the reciprocal relationship
which exits between manufacturing power and the national
system of transportation,
and that the one can never develop to its fullest without the other.
- Friedrich List

The more a person learns how to use the forces of nature for his own purposes,
by means of perfecting the sciences and the invention
and improvement of machines,
the more he will produce.
- Friedrich List

Men in general judge more from
appearances than from reality. All
men have eyes, but few have
the gift of penetration.
- Niccolo Machiavelli

Each man is afraid of his neighbor's disapproval -
a thing which, to the general run of the human race,
is more dreaded than wolves and death.
- Mark Twain

Contrary to general belief,
I do not believe that friends are necessarily
the people you like best,
they are merely the people who got there first.
- Peter Ustinov

Our prayers should be for blessings in general,
for God knows best what is good for us.
- Socrates

I believe in general in a dualism between facts and
the ideas of those facts in human heads.
- George Santayana

My mother said to me, 'If you are a soldier,
you will become a general.
If you are a monk, you will become the Pope.'
Instead,
I was a painter, and became Picasso.
- Pablo Picasso

I hate facts.
I always say the chief end of man is to form general propositions -
adding that no general proposition is worth a damn.
- Oliver Wendell Holmes

As a general thing, when a woman wears the pants in a family,
she has a good right to them.
- Josh Billings

The instant formal government is abolished,
society begins to act.
A general association takes place, and common interest
produces common security.
- Thomas Paine

Why are ecologists and environmentalists so feared
and hated? This is because in part what they have to
say is new to the general public,
and the new is always alarming.
- Garrett Hardin

The safest general characterization of the European
philosophical tradition is that it consists of a series of footnotes to Plato.
- Alfred North Whitehead

This truth must be recognized as a dogma and assume
the validity of an axiom in the general understanding of painting.
- Fernand Leger

Thus, in general, in the first instance,
the direction of interest in empirical fact will be
canalised by the logical structure of the theoretical system.
- Talcott Parsons

Now having said that, I realize that releasing a film
in the real world is like trying to get General Motors
to release a handmade car.
- Godfrey Reggio

Sarcasm I now see to be, in general,
the language of the devil; for which reason I have
long since as good as renounced it.
- Thomas Carlyle

As a general rule, people disappoint you as you know them.
- Maria Mitchell

A general presumption that Icings will govern well,
is not a sufficient security to the People...
those who subjected themselves to the will of a man
were governed by a beast.
- Algernon Sydney

There's a general culture in this country to cut all the trees.
It makes me so angry because everyone is cutting and no one is planting.
- Wangari Maathai

One of the best things to come out of the home computer
revolution could be the general and widespread understanding
of how severely limited logic really is.
- Frank Herbert

Well, take the evolution of the Electronic Frontier Foundation.
It began as hackers' rights.
Then it became general civil liberties of everybody -
government stay away.
- Esther Dyson

In general, I don't feel artists should need producers.
- Kip Winger

Women in general want to be loved for what they are
and men for what they accomplish.
- Theodor Reik

No change in the balance of political parties can alter
the general determination that no class should be excluded
from contributing to and sharing responsibility for the state.
- Gustav Stresemann

The laws of probability, so true in general,
so fallacious in particular.
- Edward Gibbon

Experience demands that man is
the only animal which devours his own kind,
for I can apply no milder term to
the general prey of the rich on the poor.
- Thomas Jefferson

I went out to Charing Cross to see Major General Harrison hanged,
drawn, and quartered; which was done there,
he looking as cheerful as any man could in that condition.
- Samuel Pepys

I know that I and my office acted with the highest
integrity as an independent inspector general should act.
- Gerald Walpin

It is to be observed that every case of war averted is a gain in general,
for it helps to form a habit of peace,
and community habits long continued become standards of conduct.
- Elihu Root

Temptations come, as a general rule,
when they are sought.
- Margaret Oliphant

The principal barrier to a general acceptance of the
monist position is that it is counterintuitive.
- Michael Shermer

This time at Birmingham turned me into a general biologist,
and ever since then I have always tried to take a biological
approach to any research project that I have undertaken.
- Paul Nurse

So far I go with the Socialists as to think it a pretty general rule that,
where monopoly is necessary, it is better in public hands.
- Frederick Pollock

History, in general, only informs us of what bad government is.
- Thomas Jefferson

A rise in wages, from an alteration in the value of money,
produces a general effect on price, and for that reason
it produces no real effect whatever on profits.
- David Ricardo

The results of ethnic psychology constitute,
at the same time, our chief source of information regarding
the general psychology of the complex mental processes.
- Wilhelm Wundt

Like a good general, I treated everyone who wasn't with me as against me.
- Michael Dukakis

I think people in general have neglected to learn about history.
- Maynard James Keenan

That sort of half sigh, which, accompanied by two or
three slight nods of the head,
is pity's small change in general society.
- Charles Dickens

Socialism in general has a record of failure so blatant
that only an intellectual could ignore or evade it.
- Thomas Sowell

At least for the people who send me mail about a new
language that they're designing,
the general advice is: do it to learn about how to write a compiler.
- Dennis Ritchie

Where an opinion is general, it is usually correct.
- Jane Austen

The evidence points to central Asia as man's original home,
for the general movement of human migrations has been
outward from that region and not inward.
- Ellsworth Huntington

In general, I enjoy athletes who have a strong character
who let their abilities speak for themselves.
- Eric Heiden

I couldn't do that as attorney general.
Why? Because they are my clients.
You can't say they're not doing what they ought to
be doing when you are the attorney general.
- Christine Gregoire

We just put General Motors in the hands of people who
can't even run our own government.
- Glenn Beck

I believe that natural history has lost much by the
vague general treatment that is so common.
- Ernest Thompson Seton

People in general are equally horrified at hearing
the Christian religion doubted,
and at seeing it practiced.
- Samuel Butler

I've gone for each type: the rough guy;
the nerdy,
sweet, lovable guy; and the slick guy.
I don't really have a type.
Men in general are a good thing.
- Jennifer Aniston

I recently formed a foundation to raise awareness for prostate cancer.
I feel it's very necessary that men be more aware about
prostate cancer and their health in general.
- Herbie Mann

We cannot seek or attain health, wealth,
learning, justice or kindness in general.
Action is always specific, concrete,
individualized,
unique.
- Benjamin Jowett

General Musharraf needs my participation to give credibility
to the electoral process,
as well as to respect the fundamental right of all
those who wish to vote for me.
- Benazir Bhutto

In general, any incoming administration must carefully
examine ('vet') its nominees for high public office.
- Richard V. Allen

I think landscape photography in general is somewhat undervalued.
- Galen Rowell

But I think the guys are very happy to accommodate
the people and that's part of golf in general.
- Bernhard Langer

I want to go where I can be of the most service to the general enterprise.
- Ezra Cornell

I've been on such a losing streak that if I had been
around I would have taken General Custer and given points.
- Joe E. Lewis

And the general opinion is we are much better on stage than in the studio.
- Stewart Copeland

Writing a really general parser is a major but different undertaking,
by far the hardest points being sensitivity to context
and resolution of ambiguity.
- Graham Nelson

In any case, decisions on troop levels in the American
system of government are not made by any general or
set of generals but by the civilian leadership of the war effort.
- Bill Kristol

Relationships in general make people a bit nervous.
It's about trust.
Do I trust you enough to go there?
- Neil LaBute

That the state of knowledge in any country will exert
a directive influence on the general system of instruction adopted in it,
is a principle too obvious to require investigation.
- Charles Babbage

As attorney general, I can either look into it or I
can ignore it because they're a bunch of powerful legislators...
and I'm afraid they're going to cut my budget.
- Ben Chandler


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