Henry Stuart Hazlitt

Henry Stuart Hazlitt

American economist, philosopher, literary critic and journalist for such publications
The art of economics consists in looking not merely at the immediate but at the longer effects of any act or policy; it consists in tracing the consequences of that policy not merely for one group but for all groups.More Henry Stuart Hazlitt quotes [08/14/2011 02:08:51]
The ideas which now pass for brilliant innovations and advances are in fact mere revivals of ancient errors, and a further proof of the dictum that those who are ignorant of the past are condemned to repeat it.More Henry Stuart Hazlitt quotes [08/14/2011 02:08:03]
The 'private sector' of the economy is, in fact, the voluntary sector; and the 'public sector' is, in fact, the coercive sector.More Henry Stuart Hazlitt quotes [08/14/2011 02:08:40]
The first requisite of a sound monetary system is that it put the least possible power over the quantity or quality of money in the hands of the politicians.More Henry Stuart Hazlitt quotes [08/14/2011 02:08:57]

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