James Buchan

History

James Buchan quote : The truth is of …

The truth is, of course, that history is not completed in modern commerce any more than philosophy is perfected in…

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History

James Buchan quote : Bulls don’t read Bears …

Bulls don’t read. Bears read financial history. As markets fall to bits, the bears dust off the Dutch tulip mania…

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History

James Buchan quote : Cause and effect the …

Cause and effect, the riddle of all history, is a particular devil in financial history and never more so than…

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History

James Buchan quote : One of the consequences …

One of the consequences of the Iranian revolution has been an explosion of history. A country once known only from…

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History

James Buchan quote : If good history is …

If good history is dispassionate history, it must naturally wait until the passions of the period subside. James Buchan

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History

James Buchan quote : The year was a …

The year 2008 was a reminder to those who had forgotten that there is such a thing as history and…

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Future

James Buchan quote : For years nuclear power …

For 50 years, nuclear power stations have produced three products which only a lunatic could want: bomb-explosive plutonium, lethal radioactive…

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Future

James Buchan quote : In rising financial markets …

In rising financial markets, the world is forever new. The bull or optimist has no eyes for past or present,…

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EnvironmentalGovernment

James Buchan quote : Nature is not simply …

Nature is not simply a technical or economical resource, and human beings are not mere numbers. To suggest that one…

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Change

James Buchan quote : Even before he came …

Even before he came to power in 1997, Gordon Brown promised to change the accounts to parliament from simple litanies…

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