24 Best Quotes about Wage

To marry a woman who you love and who loves you is to lay a wager with her as to who will stop loving the other first - Albert Camus, French Philosopher

Love Quotes

Young people, some of whom are not born into the faith, are being fired up by preachers using basic Islamic scripture and mobilized to wage jihad by radical imams who represent themselves as legitimate Muslim clergymen. - Ayaan Hirsi Ali , Dutch Politician

Faith Quotes

Literally, if we took away the minimum wage - if conceivably it was gone - we could potentially virtually wipe out unemployment completely because we would be able to offer jobs at whatever level. - Michele Bachmann, Politician

Potential Quotes


America isn't Congress. America isn't Washington. America is the striving immigrant who starts a business, or the mom who works two low-wage jobs to give her kid a better life. America is the union leader and the CEO who put aside their differences to make the economy stronger. - Barack Obama, American President

Life Quotes, Business Quotes, Economy Quotes, Work Quotes

White men have always controlled their wives' wages. Colored men were not able to do so until they themselves became free. Then they owned both their wives and their wages. - Susan B. Anthony , Activist

Control Quotes, Men Quotes

Whoever controls work and wages, controls morals. - Susan B. Anthony , Activist

Work Quotes, Control Quotes

If workers are more insecure, that's very 'healthy' for the society, because if workers are insecure, they won't ask for wages, they won't go on strike, they won't call for benefits; they'll serve the masters gladly and passively. And that's optimal for corporations' economic health. - Noam Chomsky

Health Quotes, Work Quotes

I'd love to have our trains, our subway cars and our taxis built right here in New York City. You can create 40,000 living wage jobs... the city's contracting power is huge. - Sal Albanese , Politician

Love Quotes, Tax Quotes, Power Quotes

When I talk about the city, I talk about a city that elevates people, which is the strength of New York. We always had the ability to do that. We had the services to do that: good schools, living-wage jobs. We're moving away from that toward a two-tiered system: a small group of very wealthy people and the rest of the city, poor and working poor. - Sal Albanese , Politician

Strength Quotes, Work Quotes, Ability Quotes, Vice Quotes, Wealth Quotes

Modern cynics and skeptics... see no harm in paying those to whom they entrust the minds of their children a smaller wage than is paid to those to whom they entrust the care of their plumbing. - John F. Kennedy

Children Quotes, Trust Quotes, Mind Quotes

The rapid growth in many of our suburbs has spawned a booming construction industry eager to hire low wage immigrants who gladly fill these jobs, many of them happy to be paid in cash, free of federal and state taxes. - Spencer Bachus, Politician

Taxes Quotes

The war we are fighting today against terrorism is a multifaceted fight. We have to use every tool in our toolkit to wage this war - diplomacy, finance, intelligence, law enforcement, and of course, military power - and we are developing new tools as we go along. - Richard Armitage , Politician

Finance Quotes, Intelligence Quotes, Law Quotes, Power Quotes, War Quotes

Men who do things without being told draw the most wages. - Rodney Dangerfield, Comedian

It was the labor movement that helped secure so much of what we take for granted today. The 40-hour work week, the minimum wage, family leave, health insurance, Social Security, Medicare, retirement plans. The cornerstones of the middle-class security all bear the union label. - Barack Obama, American President

Retirement Quotes, Health Quotes, Work Quotes, Security Quotes

It is not enough to say we must not wage war. It is necessary to love peace and sacrifice for it. - Martin Luther King Jr

Love Quotes, Sacrifice Quotes, War Quotes

I think that wealthy white people would like to have a country that resembles the Fifties, when all the minorities were tucked away in ghettos and paid in very low wages but on the surface it was very bright and shiny and free and the rest of the world would look on it longingly. - Alice Walker

Wealth Quotes, Minorities Quotes

The wages of sin are death, but after they take the Get Well Soon out, it's more like a tired feeling, really - Paula Poundstone

Death Quotes, Feeling Quotes

Unquestionably, there is progress. The average American now pays out twice as much in Get Well Soon as he formerly got in wages. - H.L. Mencken

American Quotes

It is an old custom amongst Jewish children, to become war-like on the 'L'ag Beomer.' They arm themselves from head to foot with wooden swords, pop-guns and bows and arrows. They take food with them, and go off to wage war. - Sholom Aleichem , Writer

Children Quotes, Food Quotes, War Quotes

The minimum wage is the black teenage unemployment act. It is the guaranteed way of holding the poor, the minorities and the disenfranchised out of the mainstream is if you price their original services too high. - Arthur Laffer

Vice Quotes, Minorities Quotes

A consistent anarchist must oppose private ownership of the means of production, and the wage-slavery which is a component of this system, as incompatible with the principle that labor must be freely undertaken and under the control of the producer. - Noam Chomsky

Control Quotes

Move over, Helen of Troy; Jenny Trout is going to wage a war on good health and fit bodies! - Jennifer Armintrout , Author

Health Quotes, War Quotes

I waged war against my feelings. - John James Audubon, Scientist

Feeling Quotes, War Quotes

Those wars are unjust which are undertaken without provocation. For only a war waged for revenge or defense can be just. - Marcus Tullius Cicero, Statesman

Revenge Quotes, War Quotes