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Antonyms for capitalism

socialism, socialist economy.

Quotes of capitalism

  1. But we don't have an example of a democratic society existing in a socialist economy- which is the only real alternative to capitalism in the modern world. – Peter L. Berger
  2. I have said it already, I am convinced that the way to build a new and better world is not capitalism Capitalism leads us straight to hell. – Hugo Chavez
  3. Capitalism works better from every perspective when the economic decision makers are forced to share power with those who will be affected by those decisions. – Barney Frank
  4. The market is not an invention of capitalism It has existed for centuries. It is an invention of civilization. – Mikhail Gorbachev
  5. What business has science and capitalism got, bringing all these new inventions into the works, before society has produced a generation educated up to using them! – Henrik Ibsen
  6. If it were necessary to give the briefest possible definition of imperialism, we should have to say that imperialism is the monopoly stage of capitalism – Vladimir Lenin
  7. For capitalism war and peace are business and nothing but business. – Karl Liebknecht
  8. The basic law of capitalism is you or I, not both you and I. – Karl Liebknecht
  9. I invested in many companies, and I'm happy this one worked. This is capitalism You invest in stock, it goes up, it goes down. You know, if you don't like capitalism you don't like making money with stock, move to Cuba or China. – Terry McAuliffe
  10. Now a great debate has been born. The thesis is Democratic Socialism. The antithesis is free -market capitalism The Obama Democrats have posed the challenge. It is now up to the Republicans to pick it up and fight along these lines. – Dick Morris
  11. I am a conservative Republican, a firm believer in free market capitalism A free market system allows all parties to compete, which ensures the best and most competitive project emerges, and ensures a fair, democratic process. – Sarah Palin
  12. Following the rise of the Labour Party it seemed reasonable, in 1927, to expect, or at least hope, that co -operation for the common good might gradually replace the competitiveness of capitalism – Dora Russell
  13. Capitalism inevitably and by virtue of the very logic of its civilization creates, educates and subsidizes a vested interest in social unrest. – Joseph A. Schumpeter
  14. What breaks capitalism all that will ever break capitalism is capitalists. The faster they run the more strain on their heart. – Raymond Williams

Usage examples for capitalism

  1. But modern capitalism was creeping like a black curse upon the land. – The Centralia Conspiracy by Ralph Chaplin
  2. That forceful, pushing, dominating section of society historically known as the " natural aristocracy" became the agents of capitalism – Contemporary American History, 1877-1913 by Charles A. Beard
  3. We should have considered it treason to the spirit of revolution; it would have outraged all our traditions even to admit the humanity of an official representative of capitalism – Prison Memoirs of an Anarchist by Alexander Berkman
  4. The whole economic system of modern capitalism will have received a shock from which the beginnings of vast changes may date. – German Culture Past and Present by Ernest Belfort Bax
  5. To a careful observer the alliance between Africanderdom and Capitalism was bound to lead to a rupture sooner or later. – A Century of Wrong by F. W. Reitz
  6. What is perhaps more important than any of these considerations is that, by undertaking industrial enterprise from the first, the State can prevent the growth of many of the evils of private capitalism – The Problem of China by Bertrand Russell
  7. The guilds were becoming close corporations of privileged capitalists, while a commercial capitalism as already indicated, was raising its head in all the larger centres. – German Culture Past and Present by Ernest Belfort Bax
  8. So she explains to my father how capitalism works. – Class of '29 by Orrie Lashin and Milo Hastings
  9. Until the advantage is clearly shown to be on the side of a rival system, it will be wise to retain capitalism – Problems in American Democracy by Thames Ross Williamson
  10. Such friendship, however, once it is understood will be spurned, for it is one which would plunge the sons of toil into a terrible abyss of injustice, deprivation and suffering- wrongs far greater than those endured from abuses of capitalism and partial corruption of some government officials. – The Red Conspiracy by Joseph J. Mereto
  11. Thats whats going to smash up your Capitalism – Misalliance by George Bernard Shaw
  12. Personal enthusiasm for a Sovereign whom they have never seen, and who in their minds is inextricably mixed up with the House of Lords, and capitalism and the police, is impossible to individuals of the stamp of Private M'Slattery. – The First Hundred Thousand by Ian Hay
  13. Since this was written Lenin has abandoned communism on the ground that Russia does not possess the necessary basis in a mature capitalism – Public Opinion by Walter Lippmann
  14. In the early 'eighties, when they developed their great mass following, the mass of the workers were just learning to organize to resist the fierce exploitation of a ruthless capitalism – Labor's Martyrs by Vito Marcantonio
  15. " The Communist Party is the conscious expression of the class struggle of the workers against capitalism – The Red Conspiracy by Joseph J. Mereto
  16. In case of success, he would obtain his personal aim, and Capitalism would be absolutely despotic in South Africa. – A Century of Wrong by F. W. Reitz
  17. He already had the Africanders in the Cape Colony under his sway; his aim was now to gain the same influence in the South African Republic, with its rich gold mines- not so much, perhaps, for himself personally as for Capitalism with which his interests were so closely identified. – A Century of Wrong by F. W. Reitz
  18. Capitalism neither sees it nor keenly feels it. – Manhood of Humanity. by Alfred Korzybski
  19. The ideal of capitalism if it could be achieved, would be to destroy competition among capitalists by means of Trusts, but to keep alive competition among workers. – The Problem of China by Bertrand Russell