Milton Friedman

Milton Friedman

American economist, statistician, and writer who taught at the University of Chicago for more than three decades
Richard Nixon was a very intelligent and able man. And he had the right ideas. But he did not have the adherence to principles that [Ronald] Reagan had. He did some very good things. We owe to Richard Nixon the volunteer army - he got rid of the draft. And that was a major increase in freedom.More Milton Friedman quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Nobody spends somebody else's money as carefully as he spends his own.More Milton Friedman quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Money is a very powerful thing, which you hardly notice when it goes right, but which can create havoc when it goes wrong.More Milton Friedman quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
How do you hold down government spending?More Milton Friedman quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
If the US government spends 40 percent of the nation's income, as it does through either borrowing or taxes, that income is not available for people to spend. The deficit is an indirect method of taxation. Of course, politicians prefer to borrow instead of tax because then someone down the road has to deal with the consequences.More Milton Friedman quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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