It’s true, isn’t it? …. Isn’t it? …. What was wrong about that moratorium?
Because you spent ten thousand dollars pouring liquor into people you hoped would prevent the directive about the bond moratorium!
Well, your friends beat mine on that moratorium business, but mine beat yours on Rearden Metal-and I’m not forgetting it.
How many loans have you got from us and how many extensions, suspensions and moratoriums?
It was understood that the moratorium was for five years!
The moratorium on brains.
THE MORATORIUM ON BRAINS "Where have you been all this time?"
To compensate the railroads of the country for the extra costs involved and "to cushion the process of readjustment," a moratorium on payments of interest and principal on all railroad bonds-secured and unsecured, convertible and non-convertible-was declared for a period of five years.
…. it wasn’t for myself, it wasn’t for myself at all-why won’t they believe me, those people? I had to grant the unions’ demands to cut down the trains-and the moratorium on bonds was the only way I could do it, so that’s why Wesley gave it to me, for the workers, not for myself.
Don’t you know what they can do to us through this Railroad Pool, or through the Unification Board, or through the moratorium on our bonds?
You deserved every penny of that stock, and in the days of your father I would have refunded every penny of your profit-but under your brother’s management, Taggart Transcontinental has taken its share of the looting, it has made profits by force, by means of government favors, subsidies, moratoriums, directives.
There are no more uses of "moratorium" in the book.
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The environmentalists want a moratorium on drilling in the Gulf until further studies are completed.
a moratorium on payment of principal of outstanding city notes