If my love is without sacrifice , it is selfish . Such a love is barter, for there is exchange of love and devotion in return for something. It is conditional love.
And the foregoing of possessions for which others barter the last possibility of freedom will become easy.
If my love is without sacrifice , it is selfish . Such a love is barter , for there is exchange of love and devotion in return for something. It is conditional love.
All exchange stimulates productive activity, whether exchange by gift, gambling, barter, or money transaction.aaron c. brown
But the fact that the word "chattel" has survived as the inclusive legal term for all movable goods, points, not merely to the great importance of cattle in primitive times, but to the importance of the notion of sale or barter in generating the institution of property.edward jenks
... [Slave] trade … is the most shocking violation of the law of nature, has a direct tendency to diminish … liberty, and makes every dealer in it a tyrant, from the director of an African company to the petty chapman [peddler]…. It is a clear truth, that those who every day barter away other men's liberty will soon care little for their own.james otis
The issue here really is not whether international trade shall be free but whether or not it makes any sense for a country or, for that matter, a region to destroy its own capacity to produce its own food. How can a government, entrusted with the safety and health of its people, conscientiously barter away in the name of an economic idea that people’s ability to feed itself? And if people lose their ability to feed themselves, how can they be said to be free?wendell berry
When old men decided to barter young men for pride and profit, the transaction was called war.len deighton
In political practice, therefore, they join in all coercive measures against the working class;and in ordinary life, despite the high-falutin phrases, they stoop to pick up the golden apples, and to barter truth, love, and honour for traffic in wool, beet-root sugar, and potato spirits.karl marx
The original form of trade was barter trade, defined as the direct exchange of goods and services for other goods and services.
Almost all of our relationships begin and most of them continue as forms of mutual exploitation , a mental or physical barter, to be terminated when one or both parties run out of goods.
Organisms sip energy , because they have to work or barter for every single bit that they get.
Diplomacy is a disguised war , in which states seek to gain by barter and intrigue, by the cleverness of arts , the objectives which they would have to gain more clumsily by means of war.
All exchange stimulates productive activity, whether exchange by gift , gambling , barter, or money transaction.
All government , indeed every human benefit and enjoyment , every virtue , and every prudent act, is founded on compromise and barter.
Chavez instituted a system of barter trade with Cuba which sent doctors to Venezuela in return for oil.
This I know - if all men should take their troubles to the market to barter with their neighbors, not one, when he had seen the troubles of other men, but would be glad to carry his own home again.
It recognizes charity and communal enterprises as voluntary versions of this same ethic . Such a system would be straight barter, except for the widely felt need for a division of labor in which men, voluntarily, accept value tokens such as cash.
With the breakdown of money economy the practice of international barter is becoming prevalent.
That for this We'll make a trade called "barter" I'll give you this for that That for this We'll have it made with without money there...
They stoop to pick up golden apples dropped from the tree of industry, and to barter truth , love , and honour for traffic in wool, beetroot-sugar, and potato spirits.
The dynamics of the economic exchange in capitalism are unique. In a barter system of economic activity a producer may grow a pound of potatoes and barter them for an equivalent amount ...
Our individuality is all, all, that we have. There are those who barter it for security , those who repress it for what they believe is the betterment of the whole society , but blessed in the twinkle of the morning star is the one who nurtures it and rides it in, in grace and love and wit , from peculiar station to peculiar station along life 's bittersweet route.
She does not care the least what men may say, by way of trade and barter, that she is worth. Her worth in her own scales.
Such happiness one wouldn't barter; Yet, oh, do you never regret The Springtide , the roses, Montmartre, Youth, poverty , love and -- Babette?
The propensity to truck, barter and exchange one thing for another … is common to all men, and to be found in no other Race race of animals .
The most simple of all trade, is that which is carried on by bartering the necessary articles of subsistence...draw from it his food, and the surplus will be the object of barter: he will give this in exchange to any one who will supply his other wants... and the more free hands are required, the more surplus food must be produced by additional labour, to supply their demand.
I want to take the calculated risk; to dream and to build, to fail and to succeed. I refuse to barter incentive for a dole. I prefer the challenges of life to the guaranteed existence; the thrill of fulfillment to the stale calm of utopia
Have I not seen the loveliest woman born Out of mouth of Plenty's horn, Because of her opinionated mind barter that horn and every good By quiet natures understood For an old bellows full of angry wind?