Pessimistic visions about almost anything always strike the public as more erudite than optimistic ones
Joseph A. Schumpeter
Check all other quotes by Joseph A. Schumpeter
Want to display this quote image on your website or blog? Simply copy and paste the below code on your website/blog.Embed:
Format of this image is jpg. The width and height of image are 1200 and 630, repectively. This image is available for free to download.
Use the citation below to add this quote to your bibliography:
MLA Style Citation
"Joseph A. Schumpeter Quotes." Quoteslyfe.com, 2023. Sat. 03 Jun. 2023. <https://www.quoteslyfe.com/quote/Pessimistic-visions-about-almost-anything-always-strike-759793>.
Other quotes of Joseph A. Schumpeter
Innovation is the market introduction of a technical or organisational novelty, not just its invention.
At the heart of capitalism is creative destruction.
Innovations are changes which cannot be decomposed into infinitessimal steps.
Profit is the payment you get when you take advantage of change.
The ballot is stronger than bullets.
Politicians are like bad horsemen who are so preoccupied with staying in the saddle that they can't bother about where they're going.
We always plan too much and always think too little. We resent a call to thinking and hate unfamiliar argument that does not tally with what we already believe or would like to believe.
We always plan too much and always think too little.
Capitalism inevitably and by virtue of the very logic of its civilization creates, educates and subsidizes a vested interest in social unrest.
Other quotes you may like
Guns are like thermometers, only instead of measuring body temperatures they measure our fear.
The road to freedom must be uphill, even if it is arduous and frustrating.
False gods must be repudiated, but that is not all: The reasons for their existence must be sought beneath their masks.
We should all know this: that listening, not talking, is the gifted and great role, and the imaginative role.
It's... time to introduce scholarship programs that give students a choice, especially those who are locked into low-performing schools.
Sin will usher in the greatest and the saddest losses that can be upon our souls.