Posts Tagged ‘social’

“Without social cooperation modern man could not achieve the barest fraction of the ends and satisfactions that he has achieved with it. The very subsistence of the immense majority of us depends upon it.” -Henry Hazlitt

“Our universities educate us in languages, arts, mathematics, sciences, and social studies. Our companies train us in team building, managing personalities, leadership styles, and so on. However, no one prepares us for the most important activity in our lives: decision making.” -Dave House

“Why do we use money?…  the social function of money is to facilitate economic calculation.

Money cannot do this if its future purchasing power is subject to violent swings because of political intervention….  sound money has desirable properties such as a predictable purchasing power.” -Robert Murphy

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Posted: February 11, 2016 in Thought for the Day
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“Most people want to fit in.  They seek social approval by doing what other people do.  But if you do what other people do, you will get the results that they get.  You will become average… just like they are.” -Bill Bonner