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" ... the persons who become rich are, generally speaking, industrious, resolute, proud, covetous, prompt, methodical, sensible, unimaginative, insensitive, and ignorant. The persons who remain poor are the entirely foolish, the entirely wise, the idle,... "
Unto This Last - Page 59
by John Ruskin - 2006 - 104 pages
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The American Journal of Sociology, Volume 23

Albion W. Small, Ellsworth Faris, Ernest Watson Burgess - Social sciences - 1918
...unsensitive, and ignorant. The persons who remain poor are the entirely foolish, the entirely wise, the idle, the reckless, the humble, the thoughtful,...and the entirely merciful, just, and godly person. To the degree that this view spreads, the class hierarchy is undermined. Again, the rich and leisured...
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The Quarterly Journal of Economics, Volume 37

Economics - 1923
...insensitive and ignorant. The persons who remain poor are the entirely foolish, the entirely wise, the idle, the reckless, the humble, the thoughtful,...impulsively wicked, the clumsy knave, the open thief, the entirely merciful, just and godly person." 2 However favorable an opinion one may hold of the business...
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The Quarterly Journal of Economics, Volume 37

Charles Franklin Dunbar, Frank William Taussig, Abbott Payson Usher, Alvin Harvey Hansen, William Leonard Crum, Edward Chamberlin, Arthur Eli Monroe - Economics - 1923
...insensitive and ignorant. The persons who remain poor are the entirely foolish, the entirely wise, the idle, the reckless, the humble, the thoughtful,...impulsively wicked, the clumsy knave, the open thief, the entirely merciful, just and godly person." 2 However favorable an opinion one may hold of the business...
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Review of Reviews and World's Work: An International Magazine, Volume 13

Albert Shaw - Periodicals, English - 1896
...insensitive, and ignorant. The persons who remain poor are the entirely foolish, the entirely wise, the idle, the reckless, the humble, the thoughtful,...and the entirely merciful, just, and godly person.' That little sentence, the keynote of that little book, contains an entire gospel in itself, a complete...
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John Ruskin's Labour: A Study of Ruskin's Social Theory

P. D. Anthony - History - 1983 - 220 pages
...insensitive and ignorant. The persons who remain poor are the entirely foolish, the entirely wise, the idle, the reckless, the humble, the thoughtful,...the open thief, and the entirely merciful, just and goodly person.12 The acceptance of the science of economics is demoralising in its effect, not only...
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Critics of Capitalism: Victorian Reactions to 'Political Economy'

Elisabeth Jay, Richard Jay - Business & Economics - 1986 - 268 pages
...insensitive, and ignorant. The persons who remain poor are the entirely foolish, the entirely wise, the idle, the reckless, the humble, the thoughtful,...and the entirely merciful, just, and godly person. 66. Thus far, then, of wealth. Next, we have to ascertain the nature of PRICE; that is to say, of exchange...
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The Victorian Age in Prose

Alan W. Bellringer, C. B. Jones - Social Science - 1988 - 241 pages
...insensitive, and ignorant. The persons who remain poor are the entirely foolish, the entirely wise,8 the idle, the reckless, the humble, the thoughtful,...and the entirely merciful, just, and godly person. From Sesame and Lilies [Sesame and Lilies was first published in 1865, consisting of two lectures....
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The Ethics of Competition

Frank Hyneman Knight - Business & Economics - 1997 - 355 pages
...insensitive, and ignorant. The persons who remain poor are the entirely foolish, the entirely wise, the idle, the reckless, the humble, the thoughtful,...impulsively wicked, the clumsy knave, the open thief, the entirely merciful, just, and godly person."* However favourable an opinion one may hold of the...
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Selected Essays: "What is truth" in economics?

Frank Hyneman Knight - Economics - 1999 - 24 pages
...persons who remain poor are the entirely foolish, the entirely wise, the idle, the reckless, the humhle, the thoughtful, the dull, the imaginative, the sensitive,...impulsively wicked, the clumsy knave, the open thief, the entirely merciful, just, and godly person."11 However favorahle an opinion one may hold of the...
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The Chicago Tradition in Economics, 1892-1945, Volume 7

Ross B. Emmett - Chicago school of economics - 2002 - 640 pages
...insensitive, and ignorant. The persons who remain poor are the entirely foolish, the entirely wise, the idle, the reckless, the humble, the thoughtful,...impulsively wicked, the clumsy knave, the open thief, the entirely merciful, just, and godly person."* However favourable an opinion one may hold of the...
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