Wealth, in even the most improbable cases, manages to convey the aspect of intelligence.
Quote by John Kenneth Galbraith
We can safely abandon the doctrine of the eighties, namely that the rich were not...
Faced with the choice between changing one's mind and proving that there is no need...
The conventional view serves to protect us from the painful job of thinking.
Where humor is concerned there are no standards - no one can say what is...
Power is not something that can be assumed or discarded at will like underwear.
War remains the decisive human failure.
In economics, hope and faith coexist with great scientific pretension and also a deep desire...
Few people at the beginning of the nineteenth century needed an adman to tell them...
Wisdom itself is often an abstraction associated not with fact or reality but with the...
In the choice between changing ones mind and proving there's no need to do so,...
The commencement speech is not, I think, a wholly satisfactory manifestation of our culture.
Liberalism is, I think, resurgent. One reason is that more and more people are so...
The enemy of the conventional wisdom is not ideas but the march of events.
Politics is the art of choosing between the disastrous and the unpalatable.
A person buying ordinary products in a supermarket is in touch with his deepest emotions.
Meetings are a great trap. Soon you find yourself trying to get agreement and then...
Under capitalism, man exploits man. Under communism, it's just the opposite.
It is a commonplace of modern technology that problems have solutions before there is knowledge...
He that hath knowledge spareth his words.
Knowledge itself is power