The process by which banks create money is so simple that the mind is repelled.
Quote by John Kenneth Galbraith
Bankers And Banks Quotes
We all agree that pessimism is a mark of superior intellect.
Power is not something that can be assumed or discarded at will like underwear.
Modesty is a vastly overrated virtue.
People who are in a fortunate position always attribute virtue to what makes them so...
All of the great leaders have had one characteristic in common: it was the willingness...
In economics it is a far, far wiser thing to be right than to be...
We have escapist fiction, so why not escapist biography?
It has been the acknowledged right of every Marxist scholar to read into Marx the...
Politics is the art of choosing between the disastrous and the unpalatable.
You will find that the State is the kind of organization which, though it does...
Meetings are indispensable when you don't want to do anything.
The enemy of the conventional wisdom is not ideas but the march of events.
Few things are more tempting to a writer than to repeat, admiringly, what he has...
Wealth, in even the most improbable cases, manages to convey the aspect of intelligence.
In all life one should comfort the afflicted, but verily, also, one should afflict the...
Nothing is so admirable in politics as a short memory.
Where humor is concerned there are no standards - no one can say what is...
In economics, the majority is always wrong.
The salary of the chief executive of a large corporation is not a market award...
In economics, hope and faith coexist with great scientific pretension and also a deep desire...