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«It's not your salary that makes you rich, it's your spending habits.»
«Although it is true that only about 20 percent of American workers are in unions, that 20 percent sets the standards across the board in salaries, benefits and working conditions. If you are making a decent salary in a non-union company, you owe that to the unions. One thing that corporations do not do is give out money out of the goodness of their hearts.»
Author: Molly Ivins
across the board
, American union
, give out
«If is difficult to get a man to understand something when his salary depends upon his not understanding it»
«I'd play for half my salary if I could hit in this dump [Wrigley Field] all the time.»
«In the main it will be found that a power over a man's support (salary) is a power over his will»
«I won twenty-eight games in thirty-five and I couldn't believe my eyes when the Cards sent me a contract with a cut in salary. Mr Rickey said I deserved a cut because I didn't win thirty games.»
«People are always making a fuss over my $15-20-million salaries. Believe me, the amount is meaningless once my wife, Maria, finds out about it. She's already spent half of my salary from Terminator 7!»
«GRACES, n. Three beautiful goddesses, Aglaia, Thalia and Euphrosyne, who attended upon Venus, serving without salary. They were at no expense for board and clothing, for they ate nothing to speak of and dressed according to the weather, wearing whatever breeze happened to be blowing.»
Author: Ambrose Bierce
«A church debt is the devil's salary.»
«Even Noah got no salary for the first six months partly on account of the weather and partly because he was learning navigation.»