The art of taxation consists in so plucking the goose as to get the most feathers with the least hissing. -Jean Baptiste Colbert

 

The art of taxation consists in so plucking the goose as to get the most feathers with the least hissing.


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This quote is just one of 2 total Jean Baptiste Colbert quotes in our collection. Jean Baptiste Colbert is known for saying 'The art of taxation consists in so plucking the goose as to get the most feathers with the least hissing.' as well as some of the following quotes.