One can relish the varied idiocy of human action during a panic to the full, for, while it is a time of great tragedy, nothing is being lost but money.
Quote by John Kenneth Galbraith
More die in the United States of too much food than of too little.
It is a commonplace of modern technology that problems have solutions before there is knowledge...
The contented and economically comfortable have a very discriminating view of government. Nobody is ever...
In economics, the majority is always wrong.
Meetings are indispensable when you don't want to do anything.
Under capitalism, man exploits man. Under communism, it's just the opposite.
You will find that the State is the kind of organization which, though it does...
A person buying ordinary products in a supermarket is in touch with his deepest emotions.
Wealth, in even the most improbable cases, manages to convey the aspect of intelligence.
By all but the pathologically romantic, it is now recognized that this is not the...
Humor is richly rewarding to the person who employs it. It has some value in...
It is not necessary to advertise food to hungry people, fuel to cold people, or...
It would be foolish to suggest that government is a good custodian of aesthetic goals....
It has been the acknowledged right of every Marxist scholar to read into Marx the...
In the United States, though power corrupts, the expectation of power paralyzes.
There is something wonderful in seeing a wrong-headed majority assailed by truth.
Modesty is a vastly overrated virtue.
We all agree that pessimism is a mark of superior intellect.
Wealth is not without its advantages and the case to the contrary, although it has...
Total physical and mental inertia are highly agreeable, much more so than we allow ourselves...