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Taxes And Taxation Quotes

Albert Einstein
The hardest thing in the world to understand is income taxes.
Albert Einstein
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Oscar Wilde
Rich bachelors should be heavily taxed. It is not fair that some men should be happier than others.
Oscar Wilde
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No matter how bad a child is, he is still good for a tax deduction.
American Proverb
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Nothing is so well calculated to produce a death-like torpor in the country as an extended system of taxation and a great national debt.
William Cobbett
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Milk the cow, but do not pull off the udder.
Greek proverb
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Mark Twain
I know all those people. I have friendly, social, and criminal relations with the whole lot of them.
Mark Twain
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Benjamin Franklin
We are taxed twice as much by our idleness, three times as much by our pride and four times as much by our foolishness.
Benjamin Franklin
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Only little people pay taxes.
Leona Helmsley
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Stephen King
The rope by which the great blocks of taxes are attached to any citizenry is simple loyalty.
Stephen King
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Ralph Waldo Emerson
Every advantage has its tax.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
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All money nowadays seems to be produced with a natural homing instinct for the Treasury.
Prince Philip
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Edmund Burke
Taxing is an easy business. Any projector can contrive new compositions, any bungler can add to the old.
Edmund Burke
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Henry David Thoreau
If a thousand men were not to pay their tax-bills this year, that would not be a violent and bloody measure, as it would be to pay them, and enable the State to commit violence and shed innocent blood. This is, in fact, the definition of a peaceable revolution, if any such is possible.
Henry David Thoreau
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John Ruskin
No one can become rich by the efforts of only their toil, but only by the discovery of some method of taxing the labor of others.
John Ruskin
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Nothing hurts more than having to pay an income tax, unless it is not having to pay an income tax.
Thomas Dewar
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It is the duty of a good shepherd to shear his sheep, not to skin them.
Tiberius Caesar
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Government lasts as long as the under-taxed can defend themselves against the over-taxed.
Bernard Berenson
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Why does a slight tax increase cost you two hundred dollars and a substantial tax cut save you thirty cents.
Peg Bracken
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There is just one thing I can promise you about the outer-space program -- your tax-dollar will go further.
Wernher Von Braun
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The power to tax is the power to destroy.
John Marshall
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Karl Marx
Civil servants and priests, soldiers and ballet-dancers, schoolmasters and police constables, Greek museums and Gothic steeples, civil list and services list -- the common seed within which all these fabulous beings slumber in embryo is taxation.
Karl Marx
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Unquestionably, there is progress. The average American now pays twice as much in taxes as he formerly got in wages.
H.L. Mencken,
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Death and taxes and childbirth! There's never any convenient time for any of them!
Margaret Mitchell
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Even when you make a tax form out on the level, you do not know when it is through if you are a crook or a martyr.
Will Rogers
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Franklin D. Roosevelt
Taxes, are the dues that we pay for the privileges of membership in an organized society.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
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George Bernard Shaw
A government which robs Peter to pay Paul can always depend on the support of Paul.
George Bernard Shaw
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The repose of nations cannot be secure without arms. Armies cannot be maintained without pay, nor can the pay be produced without taxes.
Publius Cornelius Tacitus
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Mark Twain
I don't know of a single foreign product that enters this country untaxed, except the answer to prayer.
Mark Twain
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A fool and his money are soon parted. The rest of us wait for tax time.
Author Unknown
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It is getting harder and harder to support the government in the style to which it has become accustomed.
Author Unknown
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