In the long run we are all dead.
Capitalism is the astounding belief that the most wickedest of men will do the most wickedest of things for the greatest good of everyone.
The difficulty lies not so much in developing new ideas as in escaping from old ones.
Education: the inculcation of the incomprehensible into the indifferent by the incompetent.
Words ought to be a little wild, for they are the assault of thoughts on the unthinking.
The avoidance of taxes is the only intellectual pursuit that still carries any reward.
Ideas shape the course of history.
If economists could manage to get themselves thought of as humble, competent people on a level with dentists, that would be splendid.
The market can stay irrational longer than you can stay solvent.
By a continuing process of inflation, government can confiscate, secretly and unobserved, an important part of the wealth of their citizens.