“When a government is dependent upon bankers for money, they and not the leaders of the government control the situation, since the hand that gives is above the hand that takes… Money has no motherland; financiers are without patriotism and without decency; their sole object is gain.”
– Napoleon Bonaparte, 1769-1821

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  1. Hmm…..I could be wrong, but I think that quote predates Napoleon. (I think one of the founders of this country said it, or something very similar)

    Well it rings true as a bell, regardless of who said it.

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