An imbalance between rich and poor is the oldest and most fatal ailment of all republics.
— Plutarch

The things we fear most in organizations -- fluctuations, disturbances, imbalances -- are the primary sources of creativity.
Margaret J. Wheatley imbalances quote

The very presence of guilt, let alone its tenacity, implies imbalance: Something, we suspect, is getting more of our energy than warrants, at the expense of something else, we suspect, that deserves more of our energy than we
— Melinda M. Marshall

Monetary policy itself cannot sensibly be directed at reducing imbalances.
— Timothy Geithner

The major economic policy challenges facing the nation today - pick your favorites among the usual suspects of low public and household savings, concerns about educational quality and achievement, high and rising income inequality, the large imbalances between our social insurance commitments and resources - are not about monetary policy.
— imbalances quotation by Timothy Geithner