Without trade, there is no business and hence there would be no currency / money! Browse the next section for some trade quotes and famous quotations and sayings about commerce.

Trade Quotes

Trade is nothing but a commercial exchange (buying and selling on domestic or international markets) of goods and services. Trade has been in existence since centuries. Today, trade has turned out to be one of the most popular and common occupation that often engages people reap profits from it. To excel in any business, one needs to have a good set of skills and a bit of experience. Dwell on this article long enough to read the quotes and quotations on trade and commerce.

And there is no trade or employment but the young man following it may become a hero.

- Walt Whitman

Without wonder and insight, acting is just a trade. With it, it becomes creation.

- Bette Davis

Every one lives by selling something.

- Across the Plains , Robert Louis Stevenson

There is a trade off - as you grow older you gain wisdom but you lose spontaneity.

- Kenny Rogers

A good advertisement is one which sells the product without drawing attention to itself.

- David Ogilvy

Glamour is what I sell, it's my stock in trade.

- Marlene Dietrich

The methods by which a trade union can alone act, are necessarily destructive; its organization is necessarily tyrannical.

- Henry George

Economically, unfair trade will benefit nobody in the long run, as poorer countries will be bled totally dry and will become unable to produce anything.

- Chris Martin

Writers are always selling somebody out.

- Joan Didion

President Bush left for Canada today to attend a trade summit. Reportedly, the trade summit got off to an awkward start when the president pulled out his baseball cards.

- Conan O\'Brien

People who have good relationships at home are more effective in the marketplace.

- Zig Ziglar

Advertising is the life of trade.

- Calvin Coolidge

It's a business you go into because your an egocentric. It's a very embarrassing profession.

- Katharine Hepburn

For the merchant, even honesty is a financial speculation.

- Charles Baudelaire

Competition is the keen cutting edge of business, always shaving away at costs.

- Henry Ford

Look, you're here to see me, and I can't go on until my dealer is here, and he's waiting to be paid, so give me some money so I can fix up, and then you'll get your show.

- Iggy Pop

National markets are held together by shared values and confidence in certain minimum standards. But in the new global market, people do not yet have that confidence.

- Kofi Annan

Open markets offer the only realistic hope of pulling billions of people in developing countries out of abject poverty, while sustaining prosperity in the industries.

- Kofi Annan

The history of all countries shows that the working class exclusively by its own effort is able to develop only trade-union consciousness.

- Vladimir Lenin

American business has just forgotten the importance of selling.

- Barry Goldwater

Things aren't right. If a burglar breaks into your home and you shoot him, he can sue you. For what, restraint of trade?

- Bill Maher

The ability to deal with people is as purchasable a commodity as sugar or coffee and I will pay more for that ability than for any other under the sun.

- John D. Rockefeller

Today the American knight holds the commercial supremacy of the world.

- Betsy Ross

A bargain is something you can't use at a price you can't resist.

- Franklin P. Jones

Pop flies, in a sense, are just a diversion for a second baseman. Grounders are his stock trade.

- Jackie Robinson

All peoples are entangled in the net of the world market.

- C. L. R. James

This high official, all allow, is grossly overpaid; there wasn't any Board, and now there isn't any Trade.

- A. P. Herbert

Commercials capture your attention, that's all.

- Calvin Klein

The minimum wage was due for an increase, but it was important that we offset its cost to small businesses.

- J. D. Hayworth

These companies are in it for their dollars, and whatever is hot that is what they follow.

- Ja Rule

You wouldn't want to be called a sell-out by selling a product. Selling out was frowned on, whereas now you can major in it at business school.

- Alan Alda

What helps people, helps business.

- Leo Burnett

The sole purpose of business is service. The sole purpose of advertising is explaining the service which business renders.

- Leo Burnett

You know criticism when you get into this business. You accept the bad with the good, the tabloids and the positive side of it.

- Carmen Electra

Business? It's quite simple; it's other people's money.

- Alexandre Dumas

In any assembly the simplest way to stop transacting business and split the ranks is to appeal to a principal.

- Jacques Barzun

The making of an American begins at the point where he himself rejects all other ties, any other history, and himself adopts the venture of his adopted land.

- James Baldwin

I believe that whatever we have, regardless of a trade being done or not, I feel we have a shot. I've just got to believe that we're going to be all right. I've got to just play basketball.

- Allen Iverson

And I trusted someone to look after me on the business side of life.

- Elton John

The golden rule for every business man is this: ''Put yourself in your customer's place.''

- Orison Swett Marden

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