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Fetter Quote on Theory

Philosophy and Methodology

07/29/2014Quotes
Every theory must ultimately meet two tests: one, that of internal consistency, the other that of consistency with reality.

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Lew Rockwell Profile Quote

Big Government

03/12/2012Quotes
Anything other than free enterprise always means a society of compulsion and lower living standards, and any form of socialism strictly enforced means dictatorship and the total state.

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53. The Gaspée Incident

U.S. History

09/29/2009Audio/Video
Pages 252-254 in the text, as narrated by Floy Lilley. From Part 7 of Conceived in Liberty, Volume III : "Prelude to Revolution, 1770-1775."

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Planned Chaos p. 50

07/14/2014Quotes
Not the Russian armies, but the communist ideologies threaten the West.

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Liberalism p. 105

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The goal of the domestic policy of liberalism is the same as that of its foreign policy: peace. It aims at peaceful cooperation just as much between nations as within each nation.

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Bureaucracy pp. 20-21

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The real bosses, in the capitalist system of market economy, are the consumers.

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The Ultimate Foundation of Economic Science p. 57

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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.

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Economic Policy p. 5

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In the United States the competition to the railroadsin the form of busses, automobiles, trucks, and airplaneshas caused the railroads to suffer and to be almost completely defeated, as far as passenger transportation is concerned.

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The Theory of Money and Credit pp. 4647

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The simple statement, that money is a commodity whose economic function is to facilitate the interchange of goods and services, does not satisfy those writers who are interested rather in the accumulation of material than in the increase of knowledge.

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Defense, Controls, and Inflation p. 115

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What is a loophole? If the law does not punish a definite action or does not tax a definite thing, this is not a loophole. It is simply the law.

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