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    I've always been independent, and I don't see how it conflicts with femininity.
    — Sylvia Porter
    tags: conflict 
     
    One of the soundest rules to remember when making forecasts in the field of economics is that whatever is to happen is happening already.
    — Sylvia Porter
    tags: rules  economics 
     
    In those days [1935] I would read what the opposition papers got out, and I'd say to myself, 'What I'm doing just isn't good enough.'
    — Sylvia Porter
    tags: read 
     
    I am not and should not be considered an economist.
    — Sylvia Porter
    I had always assumed that people were interested in economic affairs, just as I was. My assumption was justified. The times caught up with me. I was ready. I was there.
    — Sylvia Porter
    tags: time  people  economics 
     
    I worked up a daily fury about some economic injustice because there were so many of them.
    — Sylvia Porter
    tags: economics 
     
    For millions, the retirement dream is in reality an economic nightmare. For millions, growing old today means growing poor, being sick, living in substandard housing, and having to scrimp merely to subsist.
    — Sylvia Porter
    I've learned ruthless concentration. I can write under any circumstances...street noises, loud talk, music, you name it.
    — Sylvia Porter
    tags: music  write 
     
    The average family exists only on paper and its average budget is a fiction, invented by statisticians for the convenience of statisticians.
    — Sylvia Porter
    tags: fiction 
     
    Beware of the danger signals that flag problems: silence, secretiveness, or sudden outburst.
    — Sylvia Porter
    tags: silence  danger 
     
    Money never remains just coins and pieces of paper. Money can be translated into the beauty of living, a support in misfortune, an education, or future security.
    — Sylvia Porter
    Invest in yourself, in your education. There's nothing better.
    — Sylvia Porter
    tags: education  invest 
     
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