Wage Related Quotes



It is in the interest of the wage-earner to have many other alternatives open to him than service under one all-powerful employer called the State

Winston Churchill


“You've got to pay a livable wage, ... We've got some excellent staff that are turning things around.”

Anthony Grant


What people today call inflation is not inflation, i.e., the increase in the quantity of money and money substitutes, but the general rise in commodity prices and wage rates which is the inevitable consequence of inflation.

Ludwig Von Mises


“But no customer is going to buy based on their existing wage structure.”

David Cole


“You knew some catch-up was going to have to occur on the wage front after two years of wage compression for the public sector workers.”

Keith Collister


predicament, n. The wage of consistency.

Ambrose Bierce


“That's four times minimum wage. We're seeing average rents of about $750 to $900 for a one-bedroom apartment.”

Donna Rose


This mad rush for wealth must cease and the labourer must be assured not only of a living wage but, also a daily task that is not mere drudgery.

Mahatma Gandhi


Fifteen dollars an hour minimum wage. That was one of the reasons why so many people flocked to Bernie Sanders candidacy.

Ralph Nader


I remember the $0.05 hamburger and a $0.40-per-hour minimum wage, so I've seen a tremendous amount of inflation in my lifetime. Did it ruin the investment climate? I think not.

Charlie Munger