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

I am free, no matter what rules surround me.

I am free, no matter what rules surround me. If I find them tolerable, I tolerate them; if I find them obnoxious I break them. I am free because I know that I alone am morally responsible for everything I do. – Robert Henlein

Capitalism has been called a system of greed…

Capitalism has been called a system of greed – yet it is the system that raised the standard of living of its poorest citizens to heights no collectivist system has ever begun to equal, and no tribal gang can conceive of. – Ayn Rand