If the capital sum which these volumes have put into circulation be a very large one, has it contributed to my indulgences only?
The determining factor in the situation is the attitude of the saver toward the capital sum accumulated.
But, in our money economy, efforts are largely directed toward the increase of the capital sum.
The boys leave school, having had expended on them in each case a capital sum of public money of about one hundred pounds.
That is to say, the capital sum of indebtedness is rolling up all the time at compound interest.
A capital sum was said to be invested and to earn a certain interest, that is, per cent., of that sum.
Thus the rate of interest is always stated in proportion to the capital sum and to the time; five per cent.
Houses and lands brought him in £7000 a year; and he had woods and goods worth a capital sum Character of Cobham.
The seller gave up the right to the rent as it came in year by year, and received in return a capital sum in hand.
All which sums of money, as I have said before, are taken out of the capital sum or common stock of what is got by their piracy.
an amount paid as an initial fee or investment