Ludwig von Mises: "Despots and democratic majorities are drunk with power. They must reluctantly admit that they are subject to the laws of nature. But they reject the very notion of economic law . . . economic history is a long record of government policies that failed because they were designed with a bold disregard for the laws of economics." - Austrian Economics: An Anthology
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|Ludwig von Mises||All attempts to coerce the living will of human beings into the service of something they do not want must fail.||Socialism|| p. 263||Coercion
|Ludwig von Mises||Economic affairs cannot be kept going by magistrates and policemen.||The Theory of Money and Credit|| p. 282||Coercion