Ludwig von Mises: "Despots and democratic majorities are drunk with power. They must reluctantly admit that they are subject to the laws of nature. But they reject the very notion of economic law . . . economic history is a long record of government policies that failed because they were designed with a bold disregard for the laws of economics." - Austrian Economics: An Anthology
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|Ludwig von Mises||He who, from the utilitarian standpoint, rejects the rule of some over others and demands the full right of self-determination for individuals and peoples has thereby rejected war also.||Nation, State, and Economy|| pp. 85-86||Pacifism
|Ludwig von Mises||All pacifism not based on a liberal economic order built on private ownership of the means of production always remains utopian.||Nation, State, and Economy|| p. 94||Pacifism