Some articles on treasury, central treasury:
... suggested that like the Byzantines separate departments of Treasury and Accounts should be set up ... After consulting the Companions Umar decided to establish the Central Treasury at Madinah ... Abdullah bin Arqam was appointed as the Treasury Officer ...
Famous quotes containing the words treasury and/or central:
“The treasury of everlasting joy.”
—William Shakespeare (15641616)
“The central paradox of motherhood is that while our children become the absolute center of our lives, they must also push us back out in the world.... But motherhood that can narrow our lives can also broaden them. It can make us focus intensely on the moment and invest heavily in the future.”
—Ellen Goodman (20th century)