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“The most important factor in the training of good mental habits consists in acquiring the attitude of suspended conclusion, and in mastering the various methods of searching for new materials to corroborate or to refute the first suggestions that occur.  To maintain the state of doubt and to carry on systematic and protracted inquiry – these are the essentials of thinking.” -John Dewey

Welfare Wealth

Posted: November 8, 2015 in Economics
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The financial policy of the welfare state requires that there be no way for the owners of wealth to protect themselves.” -Alan Greenspan 1966

“The financial policy of the welfare state requires that there be no way for the owners of wealth to protect themselves….  Deficit spending is simply a scheme for the confiscation of wealth.” -Alan Greenspan before he was chairman of the Federal Reserve.