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Alfred Marshall



    Capital is that part of wealth which is devoted to obtaining further wealth.

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    The price of every thing rises and falls from time to time and place to place; and with every such change the purchasing power of money changes so far as that thing goes.

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    Civilized countries generally adopt gold or silver or both as money.

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    The modern developments of economic science in relation to rent indicate progress. For we are learning that what is commonly called the rent of land is really a very complex thing made up of many elements, some of which differ more widely from one another than it, as a whole, differs from profits, or than some elements of it differ from wages.

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