How much of his wealth actually belonged to Katie?
The wealth he had never concealed.
Buying that pan increases your wealth by $20.
Its silver and gold mines were the source of great wealth both to the Carthaginians and to the Romans.
And yet their wealth hasn't changed.
And as population rises, education rises, health rises, and wealth rises, more and more people will be working on these problems.
The wealth created by technological advance will grow as fast as technology grows.
That can best be understood by studying wealth and poverty in history.
Pierre had first experienced this strange and fascinating feeling at the Sloboda Palace, when he had suddenly felt that wealth, power, and life--all that men so painstakingly acquire and guard--if it has any worth has so only by reason of the joy with which it can all be renounced.
The influx of winter visitors adds to the wealth of the city.
This is almost the definition of wealth creation.
The man speaking wore the signs of wealth: gold chains, silk sashes, and well-made weapons.
What would we have the centuries to come to say about us: That we were so eager to maximize our position of power and wealth that we turned a blind eye to injustice?
My guess of the thousandfold increase in wealth is just that, a guess.
All it takes is so much wealth that it is self-sustaining—that the productivity of that wealth can support everyone.
Only their relative wealth is different.
And we got them all, more or less, by trade and the wealth generated by our work doing some function for which we are trained.
And if history is an accurate guide, that wealth will be partially redistributed to the poor—even the poorest of the poor, the bottom billion.
The wealth of Queensland and the Northern Territory Tia.
The mineral wealth of the duchy is not inconsiderable.
Well, wealth would expand dramatically, and the people who had those jobs before could get new and better jobs, such as managing the army of manure-toting robots.
After a prolonged struggle of thirty years, they wrested the whole island from tile Saracens; and Reger, dying in 1101, bequeathed to his son Roger a kingdom in Calabria and Sicily second to none in Europe for wealth and magnificence.
And in this efficiency that is generated by specialization, wealth is created.
This will bring vast amounts of new wealth onto the planet.
The extent of his wealth was still a mystery.
The extent of his wealth was still a mystery.
No matter what Katie or Alex said or thought, exploring the extent of his wealth was uncomfortable for her.
Whether or not their life together was a success had little to do with wealth or lack of it.
The country round is fertile and well cultivated, and the place must have been one of considerable wealth before the T'aip'ing rebellion, as the ruins of many fine temples attest.
He increased the dignity of the crown by introducing a stricter court etiquette, and its wealth by recovering those of the royal domains which the magnates had appropriated during the troubles of the last reign.
Against all abuses, both civil and ecclesiastical, he steadily set his face, even against the increasing wealth and worldliness of the clergy.
This speaks to the fabulous wealth of this country and how our expectation of material possessions has risen so fast that we have redefined poverty to include what once were deemed luxury items.
Beyond Robin Hood: Why radical approaches to wealth redistribution don't work History has witnessed numerous attempts, through radical methods, to raise up the poor by extracting wealth from the rich.
Nationalization and expropriation are wealth-extraction methods that typically only work once.
There will be so much wealth that a minimum income will be guaranteed to everyone.
The free enterprise system—the greatest creator of wealth the world has known—will continue to produce the material gains we enjoy today and to reward most those who serve their fellow humans best.
Ever-increasing wealth will be generated by ever-faster technological advances.
They need the Internet, mobile phones, computers, and the other accoutrements of the modern age for the wealth they bring.
Younger people have less wealth than older ones, on average.
Technology brings about economic wealth through improved production, facilitation of trade, and promoting the division of labor.
Wealth and society encourage civilization, which is advantageous to everyone.
Here, as elsewhere, he was surrounded by an atmosphere of subservience to his wealth, and being in the habit of lording it over these people, he treated them with absent-minded contempt.
By his age he should have belonged to the younger men, but by his wealth and connections he belonged to the groups of old and honored guests, and so he went from one group to another.
Despite Count Bezukhov's enormous wealth, since he had come into an income which was said to amount to five hundred thousand rubles a year, Pierre felt himself far poorer than when his father had made him an allowance of ten thousand rubles.
In the first place the marriage was not a brilliant one as regards birth, wealth, or rank.
Moscow, abounding in provisions, arms, munitions, and incalculable wealth, is in Napoleon's hands.
The Courtyard by Marriott-Phoenix West Avondale offers 127 guestrooms and suites that contain a wealth of in-room amenities.
Glendale is located near a wealth of outdoor activities including biking trails, jogging tracks, hiking trails and horseback riding.
The hotel is within five miles of the Gwinnett arena, and it offers a wealth of amenities.
There are a variety of hotels around the Arena at Gwinnett Center that offer deluxe accommodations and a wealth of amenities.
It is also within 15 miles of Lake Lanier Islands, which provide a wealth of outdoor water sports, including Jet-Skiing, water skiing, fishing and boating.
Today, you have a wealth of options for Cuban dining in Houston.
Because Seattle is a port city that's framed by two mountain ranges, the region offers a wealth of fresh air activities.
Kisco offers a wealth of water sports, including swimming, boating and kayaking.
The Philadelphia area is blessed to be home to a wide variety of natural areas that offer outdoor enthusiasts a wealth of activities.
Conveniently located in the heart of Southern California, Burbank offers visitors and residents a wealth of leisure options.
Like The Great Lost Bear, Bull Feeney's also has a wealth of beers on tap (over 50).
The city's proximity to the Atlantic Ocean means that there are a wealth of seafood restaurants to choose from, with some of the best listed below.
No matter what Katie or Alex said or thought, exploring the extent of his wealth was uncomfortable for her.
Successful feuds with the bishops of Strassburg and Basel further augmented his wealth and his reputation; rights over various tracts of land were purchased from abbots and others; and he was also the possessor of large estates in the regions now known as Switzerland and Alsace.
The coal beds are of enormous extent, and constitute an important element in the wealth of the state.
- The state's great mineral wealth is in coals of various kinds, petroleum, and natural gas.
Came to the throne in 1774 Chartres still found himself looked on coldly at court; Marie Antoinette hated him, and envied him for his wealth, wit and freedom from etiquette, and he was not slow to return her hatred with scorn.
However large the wealth he brought back from India, all was swallowed up in defraying the expenses of his trial.
The mountains of Albania are said to be rich in minerals, but this source of wealth remains practically unexplored.
The cereals of Europe are a source of increasing wealth to the nation, and alfalfa promises new prosperity for pastoral industries.
The arrival of these first-fruits of the mineral wealth of the southern continent gained for the estuary of the Parana the name which it has since borne, that of Rio de la Plata, the silver river.
In their hurry to obtain wealth, this crowd of office-mongers from the provinces lent themselves to all kinds of bribery and corruption.
The man who lives for fame, wealth, power, may be satisfied in this life; but he who lives for the ideals of truth, beauty, goodness, lives not for time but for eternity, for his ideals cannot be realized, and so his life fulfilled on this side of the grave.
The Common wealth is empowered to retain one-fourth of the net revenue from customs and excise, the balance must be handed back to the states.
He was quite aware that the industrial wealth of the great Flemish communes was financially the mainstay of his power, but their very prosperity made them the chief obstacle to his schemes of unifying into a solid dominion the loose aggregate of states over which he was the ruler.
These formed the aristocracy of the town, who by their wealth and birth held its affairs within their custody.
They fought for bare existence, for primacy in commerce, for the command of seaports, for the keys of mountain passes, for rivers, roads and all the avenues of wealth and plenty.
In the Italian Renaissance, people of wealth distinguished themselves by their altruistic endeavors.
The second way to create wealth is through the division of labor and trade.
If more trading can occur, more wealth is created.
Returning to the three ways wealth is created: The first is by making things.
And the third way wealth is created is through technological advance.
For the foreseeable future, technological advance will drive the world of wealth creation—and it is capable of producing more wealth than everything that has come before it.
We won't talk at this point about the distribution of that wealth; that will come later.
Let's consider examples of how the effect is positive for some, negative for some, but the net is a gain in the overall wealth of the system.
Lowering the cost of something is an increase in efficiency and an increase in the wealth of the overall system.
In fact, the poverty of some limits the wealth of all.
That brings us back to the thousandfold increase in wealth, which the world will soon experience.
An exception worth noting is that the poor who get better products at cheaper prices will see their wealth rise accordingly.
A poor person with a six-year-old car today has more wealth than a poor person with a six-year-old car did back in 1911, for the simple reason that cars are so much better now.
One is to hyperinflate currency, which is a massive transfer of wealth from creditors to debtors.
Although the poor may not believe that wealth is attainable for them, they do not want to rock the boat and risk disrupting the system that guarantees them at least some income.
We have to work at jobs to create wealth because as we live our lives, we consume wealth.
Now, however, more and more wealth is tied up in intangibles such as intellectual property, patents, brands, media, and contracts.
More wealth is digital, to be sure, but immeasurably more wealth is tied up in the intricacies of society itself.
That is to say, wealth creation is about to skyrocket.
And most damaging, it can wage war and thereby siphon off wealth, technology, and the lives of its citizens.
We are often reminded that if there were bestowed on us the wealth of Croesus, our aims must still be the same, and our means essentially the same.
There were masses of wealth and there seemed no end to it.
Afterwards when he had received a name and wealth he dared not think of her because he loved her too well, placing her far above everything in the world, and especially therefore above himself.
The more the plundering by the French continued, the more both the wealth of Moscow and the strength of its plunderers was destroyed.
But plundering by the Russians, with which the reoccupation of the city began, had an opposite effect: the longer it continued and the greater the number of people taking part in it the more rapidly was the wealth of the city and its regular life restored.
The icicles are prison bars on our windows, trapping us, prisoners to this life of sin and degradation...
The only wealth of the mountaineers of northern Albania; large cattle are found only on the plains.
Architectural variety and solidity are favoured in the buildings of the city by a wealth of beautiful building stones of varied colours (limestones, sandstones, lavas, granites and marbles), in addition to which bricks and Roman tiles are employed.
The only source of maritime wealth that is now being sufficiently exploited to be regarded as an industry is the gathering of pearl-oysters from the beds off the northern and north-western coasts of the continent.
A population of 30,000, three- New fourths of them convicts, formed the infant common- South wealth, whose attention was soon directed to the profit- wales.
So even if no new goods were created tomorrow, we could still vastly increase the wealth of the world by allocating existing goods differently.
Governments (and thieves, for that matter) reallocate wealth—but they do it by increasing the wealth of one party at the expense of another party.
These jobs can be market jobs that have the potential to make a person vastly richer, creating more and more wealth on the planet.
But along with wealth, these technologies bring information and thereby sow the seeds of their undoing.
Books are the treasured wealth of the world and the fit inheritance of generations and nations.
Superfluous wealth can buy superfluities only.
Her father's wealth had come from his whore-daughter's ability to charm any man she chose.
At the same time, if Matthew of Edessa may be trusted, he also carried his arms against the Armenians, and plundered in his avarice every Armenian of wealth and position.
These various sources of wealth and influence had rendered Rudolph the most powerful prince in S.W.
Golddredging, in the hands of rich companies, remains a primary source of wealth in the district.
Her wealth made it certain that he would be the richest man in France, and he determined to play a part equal to that of his great-grandfather, the regent, whom he resembled in character and debauchery.
Wealth Independency gained ground.
Arrived in the river Plate in 1527, rumours reached Cabot of mineral wealth and a rich and civilized empire in the far interior, and he resolved to abandon surveying for exploration.
Previous to the existence of the strait, and across its site, there poured into Australia a wealth of Papuan forms. Along the Pacific slope of the Queensland Cordillera these found in soil and climate a congenial home.
This wealth of plant life is confined to the littoral and the coastal valleys, but the central valleys and the plateaux have, if not a varied flora, a considerable wealth of timber trees in every way superior to the flora inland in the same latitudes.
At the time, we felt so infallible in our rightness we grabbed the proverbial bull by the horns exposing ourselves to a wealth of trouble.
Huh. You are a wealth of information, Miss Sidwell.
His wealth, arising from property in New York, where also he built the New Netherland hotel and the Waldorf hotel, was enormous.
They did, indeed, represent the aristocracy of wealth, for they had to pay a subscription of four louis, a large sum at that time, besides six livres for attendance.
The benefits of civilization—from wealth to individual liberty and self-determination, from better health to safety and peace—all outweigh what its proponents can offer.
"And who will inherit his wealth?" he added in a whisper.
All right, so he wasn't trying to hide his wealth, but he certainly did try to hide his family.