The Fatal Attraction of Government

The fatal attraction of government is that is allows busybodies to impose decisions on others without paying any price themselves. – Thomas Sowell

The Aim of Public Education

The aim of public education is not to spread enlightenment at all; it is simply to reduce as many individuals as possible to the same safe level, to breed and train a standardized citizenry, to put down dissent and originality. – H.L. Mencken

The real tragedy of minimum wage laws is …

The real tragedy of minimum wage laws is that they are supported by well-meaning groups who want to reduce poverty. But the people who are hurt most by higher minimums are the most poverty stricken. – Milton Friedman