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Quotation by Henry George
Capital is a result of labor, and is used by labor to assist it in further production. Labor is the active and initial force, and labor is therefore the employer of capital.
Henry George (1839–1897), U.S. economist. Progress and Poverty, bk. 3, ch. 1 (1879).
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