The affections, feelings, and outpourings of love and friendship will not, as they are today, be buried in the depths of people’s hearts by the hand of the tax man.
Oh yes! You are reducing revenue without reducing expenditure and you will avoid a deficit?
The Chamber has understood that if this continued M. D . . . would face the choice of either having to operate his factory better or closing it.
Franchement, n’y-a-t-il pas quelque chose d’humiliant pour le dix-neuvième siècle d’apprêter aux âges futurs le spectacle de pareilles puérilités pratiquées avec un sérieux imperturbable?
Frankly, is it not somewhat humiliating for the nineteenth century to prepare a spectacle of childishness such as this for future ages with such imperturbable seriousness?
Je voudrais bien qu’on me dît à quoi serviraient les grandes armées permanentes et les puissantes marines militaires, si le commerce était libre…
I would like to be told what the great standing armies and the powerful navies would be used for if trade were free.