RT Alice Smith "If only there was a way to combine individual ambition with the public good," said the guy who never heard of #capitalism
Submitted by gaetawoo 3 months ago
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I say profit is a filthy word, because wherever there is profit there is also deficit.
Submitted by ArkAngel over 3 years ago
The inherent vice of capitalism is the unequal sharing of blessings. The inherent virtue of Socialism is the equal sharing of miseries.
Submitted by Deome almost 6 years ago
Capitalism is God's way of determining who is smart and who is poor.
Submitted by paulfedory over 6 years ago
Capitalism without failure is like religion without sin—it doesn’t work.” ~
Submitted by Vagop over 6 years ago
'Crony capitalism' has as much to do with real capitalism as praying mantises have to do with real prayer
Submitted by PatrickWA over 6 years ago
The new enemies of America, and of the west in general, believe that these countries promote too much autonomy, freedom and justice. They are the opposite of socialism even more than they are the opposite of capitalism.
Is a man not entitled to the sweat of his brow? 'No!' says the man in Washington, 'It belongs to the poor.' 'No!' says the man in the Vatican, 'It belongs to God.' 'No!' says the man in Moscow, 'It belongs to everyone.' I rejected those answers; instead, I chose something different. I chose the impossible. I chose... Rapture.
Submitted by pandorasinbox over 6 years ago
There is no period in human history in which the ordinary man - the ordinary man - had as great an improvement in his lot in life as in the nineteenth century in the United States, when the government was of trivial importance.
Why is it so difficult for people to grasp the advantages of a free market?... Only a little over a decade ago, the centralized planning of the Eastern bloc was exposed as having created a squalid, poverty-stricken abyss. Meanwhile, corrupt running-dog lackeys of the capitalist system here in America managed to produce a society in which the poorest citizens have televisions, refrigerators, telephones, and the opportunity to appear on the Jerry Springer Show.