1820Nathan Rothschild (1777-1836) | banker

By 1825-6 he was able to supply enough coin to the Bank of England to enable it to avert a liquidity crisis.

I care not what puppet is placed upon the throne of England to rule the Empire on which the sun never sets. The man who controls Britain's money supply controls the British Empire, and I control the British money supply.

Date of quote not known exactly.

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