They charge a fair price and make ten per
cent profit for the State.
If my memory be right they amount to twenty per
The commission is usually one and a half; will you have two -- three -- five per
cent, or even more?
Mr Burd points out that this passage is imitated directly from Cicero's "De Officiis": "Nam cum sint duo genera decertandi, unum per
disceptationem, alterum per
vim; cumque illud proprium sit hominis, hoc beluarum; confugiendum est ad posterius, si uti non licet superiore.
Sun Tzu said: In the operations of war, where there are in the field a thousand swift chariots, as many heavy chariots, and a hundred thousand mail-clad soldiers, with provisions enough to carry them a thousand li, the expenditure at home and at the front, including entertainment of guests, small items such as glue and paint, and sums spent on chariots and armor, will reach the total of a thousand ounces of silver per
One hundred and twenty-five dollars is a great deal of money," he added, aloud, "and the interest, at 7 per
cent, will come to $1.
There are strandings and strandings, but I am safe to say that 90 per
Our loves are not given, but only lent, At compound interest of cent per
The twenty thousand livres I had of you are still employed in my trade, in which they bring me nine per
confide in your Honour's humble servant for adequate remuneration per
annum three hundred rupees a year to one expensive education St Xavier, Lucknow, and allow small time to forward same per
hoondi sent to any part of India as your Honour shall address yourself This servant of your Honour has presently no place to lay crown of his head, but going to Benares by train on account of persecution of old woman talking so much and unanxious residing Saharunpore in any domestic capacity.
Standing on one leg three hours, to show off new-style strapped pants at 12 1/2 cents per
Why, from the pleasant and businesslike manner in which the transaction is carried out, it might be a large purchase in the three per