Quotations that match 'surplus'.

A balanced program for tax reform based upon the common sense idea of lowering taxes out of surplus revenues. Andrew Mellon
[ Balanced Based Common Idea Lowering Out Program Reform Revenues Sense Surplus Tax Taxes Upon]
The first year of the Bush administration we used up all of the surplus and ended up just with the Social Security and Medicare surplus, and each year worse than the year before. Bobby Scott
[ Administration Before Bush Each Ended First Just Medicare Security Social Surplus Than Up Used Worse Year]
How in heaven's name can a nation with a $1 trillion surplus threaten so much scientific research so vital to its future? David R. Gergen
[ Future Heaven How Much Name Nation Research Scientific Surplus Threaten Trillion Vital]
But if they want to really think about the fiscal future of this country, then think about how we have moved from hundreds of billions of surpluses to hundreds of billions of deficits. Chaka Fattah
[ Billions Country Deficits Fiscal Future How Hundreds Moved Really Surpluses Then Think Want]
For one thing, one of the wonderful things that we now have is instead of the huge budget surpluses that President Clinton left us with, we now have these huge deficits that we're going to be facing into the future. Geraldine Ferraro
[ Budget Clinton Deficits Facing Future Going Huge Instead Into Left Now President Surpluses These Thing Things Us Wonderful]
In my opinion, the president is right to address future funding, even though Social Security will show a surplus through 2018 and will not run out of funds until 2042. Nick Clooney
[ Address Even Funding Funds Future Opinion Out President Right Run Security Show Social Surplus Though Through Until Will]
Producer's Surplus is a convenient name for the genus of which the rent of land is the leading species. Alfred Marshall
[ Convenient Genus Land Leading Name Producer Rent Species Surplus Which]
It takes four months to ship food aid and 40 percent of the cost is in the shipping. People cannot eat shipping costs. We have had people die when there are surpluses in the markets. Andrew Natsios
[ Aid Cannot Cost Costs Die Eat Food Four Had Markets Months Percent Ship Shipping Surpluses Takes]
We can have tax cuts, but when we have tax cuts and do not have a surplus, the amount of the tax cut goes straight to the bottom line, adds to the deficit, and the deficit adds to the national debt, and sooner or later, the debt has to be paid. John Spratt
[ Adds Amount Bottom Cut Cuts Debt Deficit Goes Later Line National Paid Sooner Straight Surplus Tax]
By requiring that any surplus in Social Security taxes be returned to the American people in personal savings accounts, the plan ensures that Social Security taxes will be used for Social Security. Mike Pence
[ Accounts American Any Ensures Personal Plan Requiring Returned Savings Security Social Surplus Taxes Used Will]
When we were at peace, Democrats wanted to raise taxes. Now there's a war, so Democrats want to raise taxes. When there was a surplus, Democrats wanted to raise taxes. Now that there is a mild recession, Democrats want to raise taxes. Ann Coulter
[ Democrats Mild Now Peace Raise Recession Surplus Taxes Want Wanted War Were]
The American people expect more from Congress. They expect fiscal responsibility and common sense. They expect us to return to the pay-as-you-go budget rules that we had enacted in the past that helped us establish a surplus, however briefly. Melissa Bean
[ American Briefly Budget Common Congress Enacted Establish Expect Fiscal Had Helped However More Past Pay-As-You-Go Responsibility Return Rules Sense Surplus Us]
A person who is gifted sees the essential point and leaves the rest as surplus. Thomas Carlyle
[ Essential Gifted Leaves Person Point Rest Sees Surplus]
Freedom is the by-product of economic surplus. Aneurin Bevan
[ By-Product Economic Freedom Surplus]
A successful society is characterized by a rising living standard for its population, increasing investment in factories and basic infrastructure, and the generation of additional surplus, which is invested in generating new discoveries in science and technology. Robert Trout
[ Additional Basic Characterized Discoveries Factories Generating Generation Increasing Infrastructure Invested Investment Living New Population Rising Science Society Standard Successful Surplus Technology Which]
President Clinton was able to achieve budget surpluses despite a divided government. Jim Cooper
[ Able Achieve Budget Clinton Despite Divided Government President Surpluses]
I know each fund has its supporters, and that some will not want to see the surplus go to schools. But, in tough times, you have to set priorities. And our priority is education. Rod Blagojevich
[ Each Education Fund Go Know Our Priorities Priority Schools See Set Some Supporters Surplus Times Tough Want Will]
A man with a surplus can control circumstances, but a man without a surplus is controlled by them, and often has no opportunity to exercise judgment. Marshall Field
[ Circumstances Control Controlled Exercise Judgment Man Often Opportunity Surplus Them Without]
As a matter of fact, if you do not take into account, as Congressman Ross just stated, the Social Security surplus, our fiscal deficit, ladies and gentlemen, is over $700 billion today. Jim Costa
[ Account Billion Congressman Deficit Fact Fiscal Gentlemen Into Just Ladies Matter Our Over Ross Security Social Stated Surplus Take Today]
With twelve horse power at our command, we considered that we could permit the weight of the machine with operator to rise to 750 or 800 pounds, and still have as much surplus power as we had originally allowed for in the first estimate of 550 pounds. Orville Wright
[ Allowed Command Considered Could Estimate First Had Horse Machine Much Operator Originally Our Permit Pounds Power Rise Still Surplus Twelve Weight]
Later the Administration wanted me to actually sell all remaining surplus by running the War Assets Corporation. I said I couldn't do it without some shoe leather. Stuart Symington
[ Actually Administration Assets Corporation Later Leather Remaining Running Said Sell Shoe Some Surplus Wanted War Without]
We must find new lands from which we can easily obtain raw materials and at the same time exploit the cheap slave labor that is available from the natives of the colonies. The colonies would also provide a dumping ground for the surplus goods produced in our factories. Cecil Rhodes
[ Also Available Cheap Colonies Dumping Easily Exploit Factories Find Goods Ground Labor Lands Materials Must Natives New Obtain Our Produced Provide Raw Same Slave Surplus Time Which Would]
The rich get richer. Not only because they have surpluses with which to invest, but because of the overriding emotional release they experience from having wealth. Stuart Wilde
[ Because Emotional Experience Get Having Invest Only Overriding Release Rich Richer Surpluses Wealth Which]
A power has risen up in the government greater than the people themselves, consisting of many and various and powerful interests, combined into one mass, and held together by the cohesive power of the vast surplus in the banks. John C. Calhoun
[ Banks Cohesive Combined Consisting Government Greater Held Interests Into Many Mass Power Powerful Risen Surplus Than Themselves Together Up Various Vast]
Back in those days, in the fifties and sixties, countries had balance of payment's deficits or surpluses, those were reflected much more than today in movements of reserves among countries. Robert C. Solomon
[ Among Back Balance Countries Days Deficits Fifties Had More Movements Much Payment Reflected Reserves Sixties Surpluses Than Those Today Were]
Our enormous surplus revenues are illogical and oppressive. John Griffin Carlisle
[ Enormous Illogical Oppressive Our Revenues Surplus]
Heretofore there has always been in the history of the world a comparatively unoccupied land westward, into which the crowded countries of the East have poured their surplus populations. Josiah Strong
[ Always Been Comparatively Countries Crowded East Heretofore History Into Land Populations Poured Surplus Their Westward Which World]
You'd rather have a surplus versus a shortage in your position. Kenneth Lay
[ Position Rather Shortage Surplus Versus Your]
Why? Because we're very well down this process as it is - flawed as it is - and we're counting on getting more power plants on line by the end of 2003 so we have a surplus of power. Gray Davis
[ Because Counting Down End Flawed Getting Line More Plants Power Process Surplus Very Well Why]
Surplus wealth is a sacred trust which its possessor is bound to administer in his lifetime for the good of the community. Andrew Carnegie Finance
[ Administer Bound Community Good His Lifetime Possessor Sacred Surplus Trust Wealth Which]
In order for a society to survive, it must generate a sufficient level of physical production both to meet its current needs, and to produce a surplus for upgrading its productive powers. Robert Trout
[ Both Current Generate Level Meet Must Needs Order Physical Powers Produce Production Productive Society Sufficient Surplus Survive Upgrading]
If you look at the data, the inner city that was the riot zone lost 55,000 jobs in the ten years from 1992 to 2002, instead of gaining a surplus of 50,000. Tom Hayden
[ City Data Gaining Inner Instead Jobs Look Lost Riot Surplus Ten Years Zone]
Just a few short years ago in the year 2000, the last full fiscal year of the Clinton administration, this country was running a surplus of $236 billion. John Spratt
[ Administration Ago Billion Clinton Country Few Fiscal Full Just Last Running Short Surplus Year Years]
Rather than squander the surplus on tax breaks for the rich, we should add a prescription drug benefit to the Medicare program, shore up Social Security, fortify our defense, provide a quality public education and offer economic assistance to rural areas. Bennie Thompson
[ Add Areas Assistance Benefit Breaks Defense Economic Education Fortify Medicare Offer Our Prescription Program Provide Public Quality Rather Rich Rural Security Shore Should Social Squander Surplus Tax Than Up]
Since, however, the reduced surplus value is to be distributed among them in like manner, the modification of their respective parts in the production of surplus value must find expression in a modification of the prices. Rudolf Hiferding
[ Among Distributed Expression Find However Manner Modification Must Parts Prices Production Reduced Respective Since Surplus Their Them Value]
We developed during the 1990s a series of budget process rules that helped us bring to heel these deficits, diminishing every year and moving the budget so into surplus. John Spratt
[ Bring Budget Deficits Developed Diminishing During Every Heel Helped Into Moving Process Rules Series Surplus These Us Year]
Dog - a kind of additional or subsidiary Deity designed to catch the overflow and surplus of the world's worship. Ambrose Bierce
[ Additional Catch Deity Designed Dog Kind Overflow Surplus World Worship]
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
[ Advantage Capitalist Does Fact Full General Get His Labours Namely Obvious Surplus Taken Value Workmen]
Cycles of shortage and surplus characterize the entire history of oil. Daniel Yergin
[ Characterize Cycles Entire History Oil Shortage Surplus]