Ludwig von Mises: "Monetary calculation and cost accounting constitute the most important intellectual tool of the capitalist entrepreneur, and it was no one less than Goethe who pronounced the system of double-entry bookkeeping one of the finest inventions of the human mind." - Liberalism
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|Ludwig von Mises||After all, culture is wealth. Without well-being, without wealth, there never has been culture.||Nation, State, and Economy|| p. 74||Culture
|Ludwig von Mises||They strive for welfare and for wealth not because they see the highest value in them but because they know that all higher and inner culture presupposes outward welfare.||Nation, State, and Economy|| p. 215||Culture
|Ludwig von Mises||We owe the origin and development of human society and, consequently, of culture and civilization, to the fact that work performed under the division of labor is more productive than when performed in isolation.||Epistemological Problems of Economics|| p. 110||Culture
|Ludwig von Mises||A higher standard of living also brings about a higher standard of culture and civilization.||Economic Policy|| p. 89||Culture