quote by Oswald Mosley

Faced with the alternative of saying goodbye to the gold standard, and therefore to his own employment, and goodbye to other people's employment, Mr. Churchill characteristically selected the latter course.

— Oswald Mosley

Killer Gold Standard quotations

Gold standard quote Anyone can find the dirt in someone. Be the on to find the gold.

Anyone can find the dirt in someone. Be the on to find the gold.

I believe in the gold standard. I like solid lumps of things. You can always melt them down.

In truth, the gold standard is already a barbarous relic.

Gold standard quote All that is gold does not glitter, not all those who wander are lost.

All that is gold does not glitter, not all those who wander are lost.

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The standard of living of the common man is higher in those countries which have the greatest number of wealthy entrepreneurs.

If we're going to stay the gold standard, we're going to stay ahead of the curve, well, then, when people try to do the things we're doing, we're trying to do more. We're trying to do something different. We're coming at it a different way. That, for me, to be honest, is the fun part.

'Beauty' is a currency system like the gold standard.

Like any economy, it is determined by politics, and in the modern age in the West is is the last, best belief system that keeps male dominance intact.

Gold standard quote Keep your head and standards high!

Keep your head and standards high!

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In the absence of the gold standard, there is no way to protect savings from confiscation through inflation. There is no safe store of value.

A character standard is far more important than even a gold standard.

The success of all economic systems is still dependent upon both righteous leaders and righteous people. In the last analysis, our national future depends upon our national character that is, whether it is spiritually or materially minded.

You shall not press down upon the brow of labor this crown of thorns;

you shall not crucify mankind upon a cross of gold.

Gold standard quote Don't gain the world and lose your soul. Wisdom is better than silver and gold.

Don't gain the world and lose your soul. Wisdom is better than silver and gold.

A gold standard is the ideal monetary system for those who create wealth through ingenuity, entrepreneurship, and hard work. Gold standards are disfavored by those who do not create wealth but instead seek to extract wealth from others through inflation, inside information, and market manipulation.

There can be no other criterion, no other standard than gold.

Yes, gold which never changes, which can be shaped into ingots, bars, coins, which has no nationality and which is eternally and universally accepted as the unalterable fiduciary value par excellence.

The monetary managers are fond of telling us that they have substituted 'responsible money management' for the gold standard. But there is no historic record of responsible paper money management ... The record taken, as a whole is one of hyperinflation, devaluation and monetary chaos.

Gold standard quote Whatever you use to keep the pain at bay robs you of the fleck and nuggets of go

Whatever you use to keep the pain at bay robs you of the fleck and nuggets of gold that feeling grief will give you.

There is, literally and figuratively, not a gold standard.

That's almost as big a problem in art as in the financial world. How do you affix a value to something that only has value because a certain number of people agree to believe in that value?

With the exception only of the period of the gold standard, practically all governments of history have used their exclusive power to issue money to defraud and plunder the people.

An almost hysterical antagonism toward the gold standard is one issue which unites statists of all persuasions. They seem to sense... that gold and economic freedom are inseparable.

Gold standard quote It is now highly feasible to take care of everybody on Earth at higher standard

It is now highly feasible to take care of everybody on Earth at higher standard of living than any have ever known. It no longer has to be you or me. Selfishness is unnecessary. War is obsolete. It is a matter of converting our high technology from weaponry to livingry.

The gold standard makes the money's purchasing power independent of the changing, ambitions and doctrines of political parties and pressure groups. This is not a defect of the gold standard; it is its main excellence.

Gold was not selected arbitrarily by governments to be the monetary standard.

Gold had developed for many centuries on the free market as the best money; as the commodity providing the most stable and desirable monetary medium.

With the exception only of the period of the gold standard, practically all governments of history have used their exclusive power to issue money to defraud and plunder the people.

Gold standard quote Don't gain the world and lose your soul, wisdom is better than silver or gold.

Don't gain the world and lose your soul, wisdom is better than silver or gold.

Beauty' is a currency system like the gold standard.

The gold standard sooner or later will return with the force and inevitability of natural law, for it is the money of freedom and honesty.

The gold standard, in one form or another, will prevail long after the present rash of national fiats is forgotten or remembered only in currency museums.

Gold standard quote Just because she has high standards doesn't mean she’s high maintenance. Don't c

Just because she has high standards doesn't mean she’s high maintenance. Don't confuse the two.

You came to tell us that the great cities are in favour of the gold standard;

we reply that the great cities rest upon our broad and fertile plains. Burn down your cities and leave our farms, and your cities will spring up again as if by magic. But destroy out farms and the grass will grow in the city...You shall not press down upon the brow of labour this crown of thorns. You shall not crucify mankind upon a cross of gold.

The code of competence is the only system of morality that's on a gold standard.

The superiority of the gold standard consists in the fact that the value of gold develops independent of political actions.

Gold standard quote You might not have a car or big gold chain, stay true to yourself and things wil

You might not have a car or big gold chain, stay true to yourself and things will change.

Unlike the days of the gold standard, it is impossible for the Federal Reserve to go bankrupt; it holds the legal monopoly of counterfeiting (of creating money out of thin air) in the entire country.

A real gold standard is thoroughly consistent with [classical] liberal principles and I, for one, am entirely in favor of measures promoting its development.

I honestly believe that this is one of the greatest secrets to true peace of mind -- a decent sense of values. We could annihilate 50 percent of all our worries at once if we would develop a sort of private gold standard -- a gold standard of what things are worth to us in terms of our lives.

The gold standard did not collapse. Governments abolished it in order to pave the way for inflation. The whole grim apparatus of oppression and coercion, policemen, customs guards, penal courts, prisons, in some countries even executioners, had to be put into action in order to destroy the gold standard.

No gold-digging for me; I take diamonds! We may be off the gold standard someday.

In 1925, when Britain went back to the gold standard, that was supported by the Conservative Party, the Labour Party, the Bank of England, the civil service, the CBI, the TUC, the Times, the Economist; that consensus was very strong.

If you take 2001: A Space Odyssey as an example of somebody who creates a new language in film by what he was able to accomplish with art direction, photography, lighting, etc., it is still a gold standard for science fiction.

Welcome to the age of paper money, where governments and central banks can manufacture as much money as they want without limit. Gold was the last limit. Its banishment as a standard unleashed the inflation monster and leviathan itself, which has swelled beyond comprehension.

The Federal Reserve Act as it stands seems to me to open the way to a vast inflation of the currency. I do not like to think that any law can be passed that will make it possible to submerge the gold standard in a flood of irredeemable paper currency.

We should be thanking Apple for launching the $10,000 'apple watch' as the new gold standard in douchebag detection.

Never in history was there a method devised of such efficacy for setting each country's advantage at variance with its neighbours' as the international gold (or, formerly, silver) standard.

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