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John Steinbeck, The Grapes of Wrath Quotes: The bank - the monster has to have profits all the time. It can't wait. It'll die. No, taxes go on. When the monster stops growing, it dies. It can't stay one size.
         

The bank - the monster has to have profits all the time. It can't wait. It'll die. No, taxes go on. When the monster stops growing, it dies. It can't stay one size.


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This page presents the quote "The bank - the monster has to have profits all the time. It can't wait. It'll die. No, taxes go on. When the monster stops growing, it dies. It can't stay one size.". Author of this quote is John Steinbeck, The Grapes of Wrath. This quote is about bank, ownership, capitalism,.