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William E. Simon - Quotes

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Infinitely more important than sharing one's material wealth is sharing the wealth of ourselves - our time and energy, our passion and commitment, and, above all, our love. ---->>>

Bad politicians are sent to Washington by good people who don't vote.

Bad politicians are sent to Washington by good people who don't vote.

Productivity and the growth of productivity must be the first economic consideration at all times, not the last. That is the source of technological innovation, jobs, and wealth. ---->>>

I continue to believe that the American people have a love-hate relationship with inflation. They hate inflation but love everything that causes it.

I continue to believe that the American people have a love-hate relationship with inflation. They hate inflation but love everything that causes it.

Writing checks for charities is necessary and important. But it can't compare with corporal works of mercy, which are infinitely greater. ---->>>

The nation should have a tax system that looks like someone designed it on purpose. ---->>>

The American citizen must be made aware that today a relatively small group of people is proclaiming its purposes to be the will of the People. That elitist approach to government must be repudiated. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: 11-27, 1927
Birthplace:
Die: 06-03, 2000
Occupation: Public Servant
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William Edward Simon (November 27, 1927 – June 3, 2000) was an American businessman, a Secretary of Treasury of the U.S. for three years, and a philanthropist. He became the 63rd Secretary of the Treasury on May 9, 1974, during the Nixon administration. After Nixon resigned, Simon was reappointed by President Ford and served until 1977 under President Carter (wikipedia)