Christopher Anstey Quotes (3 quotes)
Afterthoughts (1931 edition)
Section 2, member 3. - The Anatomy of Melancholy (1621)
“A rise in wages, from an alteration in the value of money, produces a general effect on price, and for that reason it produces no real effect whatever on profits.”
On the Principles of Political Economy, and Taxation, David Ricardo, John Murray, 1821, p. 48
“Women and cats will do as they please, and men and dogs should relax and get used to the idea.”
―Robert A. Heinlein
Quoted as a proverb in Heinlein's book "Glory Road" (1963)
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Picture Source: Wikimedia CommonsChristopher Anstey
Born: October 31, 1724
Died: August 3, 1805 (aged 80)
Occupation: Poet, writer
Bio: Christopher Anstey was an English writer and poet.