Capitalist Related Quotes



He (Aneurin Bevan) enjoys prophesying the imminent fall of the capitalist system, and is prepared to play a part, any part, in its burial, except that of mute.

Harold Macmillan


Yes, friends, governments in capitalist society are but committees of the rich to manage the affairs of the capitalist class.

James Connolly


Unlike President Obama, President Nixon was a capitalist who did not believe in 'remaking' the very character of America.

Monica Crowley


in a socialist country you can get rich by providing necessities, while in a capitalist country you can get rich by providing luxuries.

Nora Ephron


Wages are determined by the bitter struggle between capitalist and worker.

Karl Marx


The general fact of surplus value, namely that the workmen does not get the full value of his labours, and that he is taken advantage of by the capitalist, is obvious.

Edward Carpenter


Nothing a housewife does is of value in capitalist terms because it does not take place on the market and therefore does not contribute to the Gross National Product.

Hilda Scott


The trade agreement has become a rather distinct feature of the American labor movement. ... It is based on the idea that labor shall accept the capitalist system of production and make terms of peace with it.

Mary Ritter Beard


Within a capitalist consumer society, the cult of personality has the power to subsume ideas, to make the person, the personality into the product and not the work itself.

Bell Hooks


The capitalist system of coordination by trade seems to be largely populated by indigestible lumps of socialism called corporations

Kevin Carson