Was De Molay making loans without interest?
Church councils bumbling, Fanatics do not understand interest.
infantilism increasing till our time,
attention to outlet, no attension to source,
That is: the problum of issue.
Who issues it? How?
“Pity to stamp save weight.”
Always the undertow,
gold-bugs against ANY order,
Seeking the common (as Ari says)
Practice for squeeze.
“Nowt better than a share (Mencius)
nor worse than a fixed charge.”
That is the great chapter, Mencius III, I, III, 6.
“but”, said Antonius, “Law rules the sea”.
“And that the state shd/ have benefit
from private misfortune,
…between the usurer and any man who
wants to do a good job (perenne) without regard to production — a charge for the use of money or credit.
not in my time, not under me.”
Quoted from Ezra Pound Canto LXXXVII.