Democracy must be something more than two wolves and a sheep voting on what to have for dinner.
A liberal is someone who feels a great debt to his fellow man, which debt he proposes to pay off with your money.
A government which robs Peter to pay Paul can always depend on the support of Paul.
I contend that for a nation to try to tax itself into prosperity is like a man standing in a bucket and trying to lift himself up by the handle.
No problem is sufficiently small that there exists a governmental solution.
Truth is treason in the empire of lies.
No folly is more costly than the folly of intolerant idealism.
If it can’t be expressed in figures, it is not science; it is opinion.
When you can measure what you are speaking about, and express it in numbers, you know something about it; but when you cannot measure it, when you cannot express it in numbers, your knowledge of it is of a meager and unsatisfactory kind; it may be the beginning of knowledge, but you have scarcely, in your thoughts, advanced it to the stage of science.
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