Faustino Ballve quotes

  • Nothing has value in itself. The consumer confers value on it by seeking to acquire it. Hence, the value of a thing is never objective, but always subjective.
    -- Faustino Ballve

    #Consumers #Subjective #Objectives

  • Free trade or the free market means the sovereignty of the consumer.
    -- Faustino Ballve

    #Mean #Free Market #Sovereignty

  • It is impossible to find a single example of a monopoly that has ever existed without official protection.
    -- Faustino Ballve

    #Example #Impossible #Protection

  • As the consumer is the public general, without distinction of rank or fortune, the free market is the most obvious expression of the sovereignty of the people and the best guarantee of democracy.
    -- Faustino Ballve

    #Expression #People #Democracy

  • The excellence of metallic money in free circulation consists in the fact that it renders impossible the abuse of the power of the government to dispose of the possessions of its citizens by means of its monetary policy and thus serves as the solid foundation of economic liberty within each country and of free trade between one country and another.
    -- Faustino Ballve

    #Country #Mean #Government

  • You can do more with 12 disciples than with 1,200 religious consumers.

  • When you focus on the consumer, the consumer responds.

  • If American industry continues to sow contempt for the consumer, it will reap contempt from the consumer.

  • Let's have a toast-to the future generation of consumers, however many heads or ***** they have!

  • We believe we are the consumers, but we are the consumed.

  • The nerdist movement is less about consumers; there is a large contingent that are creative nerdists instead of consumers.

  • Art is incredibly subjective. What is great art to one person isn't necessarily to another.

  • Objective painting is not good painting unless it is good in the abstract sense.

  • If your objective is to tell time, you will not buy a mechanical watch. You have the time on your phone.

  • I pre-screen restaurants because my objective is to never have a bad meal, and I get pretty close to that.

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