|
1 minute reading

Any new legislation requested by businesses should be considered suspicious

Any new legislation requested by businesses should be considered suspicious Any new legislation requested by businesses should be considered suspicious
Wealth of Nations
From a book
Wealth of Nations
Font size
A
12 24 17
A

To widen the market and to narrow the competition, is always the interest of the dealers…The proposal of any new law or regulation of commerce which comes from this order, ought always to be listened to with great precaution, and ought never to be adopted till after having been long and carefully examined, not only with the most scrupulous, but with the most suspicious attention. It comes from an order of men, whose interest is never exactly the same with that of the public, who have generally an interest to deceive and even oppress the public, and who accordingly have, upon many occasions, both deceived and oppressed it.

Comments are small addendum used to provided quick feedback. They are intentionally limited in size and formatting.


Please enter a value.

Your example


Please enter a value.
Similar articles
Categories:
Business
Focus is saying no Focus is saying no
Author unknown via Pinterest

Focus is saying no to 1,000 good ideas.

| Approved
Categories:
Business

Stay hungry.
Stay foolish.

| Approved
Categories:
Business
The last effort to any task requires the most work The last effort to any task requires the most work
tomaszmro

The last 10% is 90% of the work.

| Approved
Categories:
Business
2 minutes reading

Just before getting on the plane home we signed deals with two Chinese factories, and officially became the first American ...

| Approved
Categories:
Business

I'm convinced that about half of what separates the successful entrepreneurs from the non-successful ones is pure perseverance. It is so hard. You put so much of your life into this thing. There are such rough moments in time that I think most people give up. I don't blame them. Its really tough and it consumes your life. If you've got a family and you're in the early days of a company, I can't imagine how one could do it. I'm sure its been done but its rough. Its pretty much an eighteen hour day job, seven days a week for awhile. Unless you have a lot of passion about this, you're not going to survive. You're going to give it up. So you've got to have an idea, or a problem or a wrong that you want to right that you're passionate about otherwise you're not going to have the perseverance to stick it through. I think that's half the battle right there.

| Approved
Row:Column:
×
Row:Column:
×