Ludwig von Mises: "Man is not, like the animals, an obsequious puppet of instincts and sensual impulses. Man has the power to suppress instinctive desires, he has a will of his own, he chooses between incompatible ends." - The Ultimate Foundation of Economic Science
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|Ludwig von Mises||Under the division of labor, the structure of society rests on the shoulders of all men and women.||Bureaucracy|| pp. 77-78||Division of Labor
|Ludwig von Mises||Every expansion of the personal division of labor brings advantages to all who take part in it.||Socialism|| p. 261||Division of Labor
|Ludwig von Mises||The greater productivity of work under the division of labor is a unifying influence. It leads men to regard each other as comrades in a joint struggle for welfare, rather than as competitors in a struggle for existence. It makes friends out of enemies, peace out of war, society out of individuals.||Socialism|| p. 261||Division of Labor
|Ludwig von Mises||Originally confined to the narrowest circles of people, to immediate neighbors, the division of labor gradually becomes more general until eventually it includes all mankind.||Socialism|| p. 279||Division of Labor
|Ludwig von Mises||Now the greatest accomplishment of reason is the discovery of the advantages of social cooperation, and its corollary, the division of labor.||Omnipotent Government|| p. 121||Division of Labor
|Ludwig von Mises||Economic history is the development of the division of labor.||Nation, State, and Economy|| p. 134||Division of Labor
|Ludwig von Mises||It is by virtue of the division of labor that man is distinguished from the animals. It is the division of labor that has made feeble man, far inferior to most animals in physical strength, the lord of the earth and the creator of the marvels of technology.||Liberalism|| p. 18||Division of Labor