Joseph Alois Schumpeter

Joseph Alois Schumpeter

Australian and American economist, political scientist, sociologist and historian of economic thought.
It is not true that democracy will always safeguard freedom of conscience better than autocracy. Witness the most famous of all trials. Pilate was, from the standpoint of the Jews, certainly the representative of autocracy. Yet he tried to protect freedom. And he yielded to a democracy.More Joseph Alois Schumpeter quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Nothing is so retentive as a nation's memory.More Joseph Alois Schumpeter quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
For one thing, to predict the advent of big business was considering the conditions of Marx's day an achievement in itself.More Joseph Alois Schumpeter quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The first thing a man will do for his ideals is lie.More Joseph Alois Schumpeter quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Entrepreneurial profit is the expression of the value of what the entrepreneur contributes to production.More Joseph Alois Schumpeter quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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