Let me have no lying; it becomes none but tradesmen.
The sneaking arts of underling tradesmen are thus erected into political maxims for the conduct of a great empire; for it is the most underling tradesmen only who make it a rule to employ chiefly their own customers. A great trader purchases his good always where they are cheapest and best, without regard to any little interest of this kind.Adam Smith
Bow, bow, ye lower middle classes! Bow, bow, ye tradesmen, bow ye masses!Sir W(illiam) S(chwenck) Gilbert