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||The world community of labor is based on the reciprocal advantage of all participants. Whoever wants to maintain and extend it must renounce all resentment in advance.||Nation, State, and Economy|| p. 220||International Trade
|Ludwig von Mises||It is a matter of indifference whether one produces foodstuffs and raw materials at home oneself or, if it seems more economic, obtains them from abroad in exchange for other products that one has produced.||Nation, State, and Economy|| p. 84||International Trade
|Ludwig von Mises||Imports are in fact paid for by exports and not by money.||The Theory of Money and Credit|| p. 286||International Trade