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Alas! how deeply painful is all payment!

Author: Lord Byron (1788-1824)

Profession: British Poet

Cash-payment is not the sole nexus of man with man.

Author: Thomas Carlyle (1795-1881)

Profession: Scottish Philosopher, Author

I can't afford to pay them any other way.

Author: Andrew Carnegie (1835-1919)

Profession: American Industrialist, Philanthropist

When you overpay small people you frighten them. They know that their merits or activities entitle them to no such sums as they are receiving. As a result their boss soars out of economic into magic significance. He becomes a source of blessings rather than wages. Criticism is sacrilege, doubt is heresy.

Author: Ben Hecht (1894-1964)

Profession: American Newspaperman, Novelist, Playwright

Better see rightly on a pound a week than squint on a million.

Author: George Bernard Shaw (1856-1950)

Profession: Irish-born British Dramatist