The control of the production of wealth is the control of human life itself.— Hilaire Belloc
Irresistibly Free Market Capitalism quotations
The ocean is everything I want to be. Beautiful, mysterious, wild and free.
Nobody spends somebody else's money as carefully as he spends his own.
Nobody uses somebody else's resources as carefully as he uses his own. So if you want efficiency and effectiveness, if you want knowledge to be properly utilized, you have to do it through the means of private property.
The younger generation of today has grown up in a world in which in school and press the spirit of commercial enterprise has been represented as disreputable and the making of profit as immoral, where to employ a hundred people is represented as exploitation but to command the same number as honorable.
Fear can hold you prisoner. Hope can set you free.
We all too often have socialism for the rich and rugged free market capitalism for the poor.
Planning leads to dictatorship because dictatorship is the most effective instrument of coercion and the enforcement of ideals and, as such, essential if central planning on a large scale is to be possible.
Free-market capitalism, in the blink of an eye, was gutted and replaced by an oligopoly.
Fools take the knife and stab people in the back. The wise take a knife, cut the cord and free themselves from the fools.
Nobody spends somebody else's money as carefully as he spends his own.
The existence of a free market does not of course eliminate the need for government. On the contrary, government is essential both as a forum for determining the "rule of the game" and as an umpire to interpret and enforce the rules decided on.
There are different ways to organise capitalism.
Free-market capitalism is only one of them-and not a very good one at that.
It takes a huge effort to free yourself from memory.
The history of capitalism has been so totally re-written that many people in the rich world do not perceive the historical double standards involved in recommending free trade and free market to developing countries.
Free-market capitalism is a network of free and voluntary exchanges in which producers work, produce, and exchange their products for the products of others through prices voluntarily arrived at.
We need to revise our economic thinking to give full value to our natural resources. This revised economics will stabilize both the theory and the practice of free-market capitalism. It will provide business and public policy with a powerful new tool for economic development, profitability, and the promotion of the public good.
The best thing in life are free.
Free market capitalism is the best path to prosperity!
We do not have free market capitalism in America;
we have crony capitalism. There is a huge difference between free market capitalism that democratizes a country and makes us more efficient and prosperous and corporate crony capitalism.
And who will deny that a world in which the wealthy are powerful is still a better world than one in which only the already powerful can acquire wealth?
The definition of success is when you are free to do what you love, without any limitations.
The advantage of a free market is that it allows millions of decision-makers to respond individually to freely determined prices, allocating resources - labor, capital and human ingenuity - in a manner that can't be mimicked by a central plan, however brilliant the central planner.
There is simply no other choice than this: either to abstain from interference in the free play of the market, or to delegate the entire management of production and distribution to the government. Either capitalism or socialism: there exists no middle way.
Once you admit that the individual is merely a means to serve the ends of the higher entity called society or the nation, most of those features of totalitarianism which horrify us follow of necessity
You are free to choose, but you are not free from the consequence of your choice.
Money is one of the greatest instruments of freedom ever invented by man.
It is money which in existing society opens an astounding range of choice to the poor man, a range greater than that which not many generations ago was open to the wealthy
The greatness of America is capitalism, free market capitalism.
The exceptionalism of American business.
What kind of society isn't structured on greed?
No such thing as spare time, no such thing as free time, no such thing as down time. All you got is life time. Go.
All the evils, abuses, and iniquities, popularly ascribed to businessmen and to capitalism, were not caused by an unregulated economy or by a free market, but by government intervention into the economy.
Other things, like capitalism, free enterprise, the economy, currency, the market, are not forces of nature, we invented them. They are not immutable and we can change them.
Free market capitalism has done more for the soul of the human race than any other system. And it's created the highest standard of living.
I don't have to be what you want me to be. I'm free to be what I want.
Now a great debate has been born. The thesis is Democratic Socialism. The antithesis is free-market capitalism. The Obama Democrats have posed the challenge. It is now up to the Republicans to pick it up and fight along these lines.
I am a strong believer in the free market.
I am a strong believer in capitalism. But, I am also a strong believer that there are certain common goods - our air, our water, making sure that people are safe - that require to have some regulation.
The man who is not a socialist at twenty has no heart, but if he is still a socialist at forty he has no head.
Sometimes what you're most afraid of doing is the very thing that will set you free.
I am a conservative Republican, a firm believer in free market capitalism.
A free market system allows all parties to compete, which ensures the best and most competitive project emerges, and ensures a fair, democratic process.
Unless there is free and fair competition, there can't be healthy economic development. And what we have in Burma now is not an open-market economy that allows free and fair competition, but a form of colonialism makes a few people very, very wealthy. It's what you would crony capitalism.
I can't concern myself with how viewers feel.
Stay positive. Be happy. Live free.
No one spends someone elses money as carefully as he spends his own.
The recurrence of periods of depression and mass unemployment has discredited capitalism in the opinion of injudicious people. Yet these events are not the outcome of the operation of the free market. They are on the contrary the result of well-intentioned but ill-advised government interference with the market.
Because the free market system is so weak politically, the forms of capitalism that are experienced in many countries are very far from the ideal. They are a corrupted version, in which powerful interests prevent competition from playing its natural, healthy role.
The way to maximize production is to maximize the incentives to production.
And the way to do that, as the modern world has discovered, is through the system known as capitalism - the system of private property, free markets, and free enterprise.
Profit is vital to human well-being. Profit is the payment to entrepreneurs just as wages are payments to labor, interest to capital and rent to land. In order to earn profits in free markets, entrepreneurs must identify and satisfy human wants and do so in a way that economizes on society's scarce resources.