Ludwig von Mises: "Only stilted pedants can conceive the idea that there are absolute norms to tell what is beautiful and what is not. They try to derive from the works of the past a code of rules with which, as they fancy, the writers and artists of the future should comply. But the genius does not cooperate with the pundit." - Theory and History
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|Ludwig von Mises||In regard to economic policy, socialism and communism are identical.||Nation, State, and Economy|| p. 178n||Communism
|Ludwig von Mises||A sound monetary policy is one of the foremost means to thwart the insidious schemes of communism.||Economic Freedom and Interventionism|| p. 106||Communism