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History repeats itself, first as tragedy, second as farce.

Karl Marx
  • history

The worker puts his life into the object; but now his life no longer belongs to him but to the object.

Karl Marx
  • job

Society has arisen out of the works of peace; the essence of society is peacemaking.

Ludwig von Mises
  • arisen

Philosophy is to the real world as masturbation is to sex.

Karl Marx
  • Philosophy

The philosophers have only interpreted the world in various ways; the point, however, is to change it.

Karl Marx
  • action


More die in the United States from too much food that from too little.

John Kenneth Galbraith
  • Food

The production of too many useful things results in too many useless people.

Karl Marx
  • Work

In the United States, though power corrupts, the expectation of power paralyzes.

John Kenneth Galbraith
  • Power

Ideas shape the course of history.

John Maynard Keynes
  • inspirational

Religion is the opium of the masses.

Karl Marx
  • masses

Necessity is blind until it becomes conscious. Freedom is the consciousness of necessity.

Karl Marx
  • Necessity

It may be those who do most, dream most.

Stephen Leacock
  • Dreams

Modesty is a vastly overrated virtue.

John Kenneth Galbraith
  • Virtue

In any great organization it is far, far safer to be wrong with the majority than to be right alone.

John Kenneth Galbraith
  • Society

There are times in politics when you must be on the right side and lose.

John Kenneth Galbraith
  • Politics

Wealth, in even the most improbable cases, manages to convey the aspect of intelligence.

John Kenneth Galbraith
  • Wealth

Nothing can have value without being an object of utility.

Karl Marx
  • Value

Catch a man a fish, and you can sell it to him. Teach a man to fish, and you ruin a wonderful business opportunity.

Karl Marx
  • Opportunity

Man, an animal that makes bargains.

Adam Smith
  • Agreement

There's no such thing as a free lunch.

Milton Friedman
  • Work

People who are in a fortunate position always attribute virtue to what makes them so happy.

John Kenneth Galbraith
  • Virtue

Religion is the sign of the oppressed creature, the sentiment of a heartless world, and the soul of soulless conditions. It is the opium of the people.

Karl Marx
  • Religion

The power to do good is also the power to do harm.

Milton Friedman
  • Power

The history of all hitherto existing society is the history of class struggles.

Karl Marx
  • History

The modern conservative is engaged in one of man's oldest exercises in moral philosophy; that is, the search for a superior moral justification for selfishness.

John Kenneth Galbraith
  • politics

The rich will do anything for the poor but get off their backs.

Karl Marx
  • Wealth

Let the ruling classes tremble at a Communist revolution. The proletarians have nothing to lose, but their chains. .Workers of the world unite!

Karl Marx
  • Revolution

Landlords, like all other men, love to reap where they never sowed.

Karl Marx
  • Land

Nothing mattered except states of mind, chiefly our own.

John Maynard Keynes
  • Intelligence

The government solution to a problem is usually as bad as the problem.

Milton Friedman
  • Government

Democracy is the road to socialism.

Karl Marx
  • democracy

More die in the United States of too much food than of too little.

John Kenneth Galbraith
  • food

There's a certain part of the contented majority who love anybody who is worth a billion dollars.

John Kenneth Galbraith
  • Wealth

Nothing is so admirable in politics as a short memory.

John Kenneth Galbraith
  • Politics

Happiness never lays its finger on its pulse.

Adam Smith
  • Perception

The only antidote to mental suffering is physical pain.

Karl Marx
  • Pain

In bourgeois society capital is independent and has individuality, while the living person is dependent and has no individuality.

Karl Marx
  • Individuality

Mankind are animals that makes bargains, no other animal does this.

Adam Smith
  • Humanity

Men are able to trust one another, knowing the exact degree of dishonesty they are entitled to expect.

Stephen Leacock
  • DeceptionLying

In the long run we are all dead.

John Maynard Keynes
  • Death

I do not know which makes a man more conservative -- to know nothing but the present, or nothing but the past.

John Maynard Keynes
  • Conservatism

There is certainly no absolute standard of beauty. That precisely is what makes its pursuit so interesting.

John Kenneth Galbraith
  • Beauty

Revolutions are the locomotives of history.

Karl Marx
  • history

The problem of social organization is how to set up an arrangement under which greed will do the least harm, capitalism is that kind of a system.

Milton Friedman
  • arrangement

It is not from the benevolence of the butcher, the brewer, or the baker that we expect our dinner, but from their regard to their own interest.

Adam Smith
  • business

Politics is not the art of the possible. It consists in choosing between the disastrous and the unpalatable.

John Kenneth Galbraith
  • Politics

If all else fails, immortality can always be assured by spectacular error.

John Kenneth Galbraith
  • Mistakes

Medicine heals doubts as well as diseases.

Karl Marx
  • Medicine

I am a great believer in luck, and I find the harder I work the more I have of it.

Stephen Leacock
  • Luck

Experience praises the most happy the one who made the most people happy.

Karl Marx
  • Experience

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