Lindy’s Blog: Where Mom is Always Right

October 15, 2008

truisms for the current age

Filed under: Uncategorized — by lindyborer @ 1:25 pm

“Underlying most arguments against the free market is a lack of belief in freedom itself.” —Milton Friedman

“Every government interference in the economy consists of giving an unearned benefit, extorted by force, to some men at the expense of others.” —Ayn Rand

“Government cannot make man richer, but it can make him poorer.” —Ludwig von Mises

“How odd that all those boring lessons from our grandparents turn out to be true in the globalized, hip 21st century: Save your money. Don’t borrow what you can’t pay back. Look first at a man’s character, not his degrees. And if a promised return on an investment seems too good to be true, it probably is.” —Victor Davis Hanson


1 Comment »

  1. […] second bit of humor came from over at Lindy Borer’s blog, with some “Truisms for the current age.”  Not funny-haha, but funny-at-least-someone-thought-of-this-before-and-I’m-not-alone.  Sort […]

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