Ludwig von Mises: "Human action is purposeful behavior." - Human Action
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|Ludwig von Mises||Man is the only animal that is able, within definite limits, to adjust his environment purposively to suit him better.||The Ultimate Foundation of Economic Science|| p. 8||Environment
|Ludwig von Mises||It is vain to provide for the needs of ages the technological abilities of which we cannot even dream.||Human Action|| p. 383; p. 386||Environment
|Ludwig von Mises||Talk about the magnificence of untouched nature is idle if it does not take into account what man has got by desecrating nature.||Theory and History|| pp. 218-19||Environment