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The idea of social justice is that the state should treat different people unequally in order to make them equal.


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If socialists understood economics, they wouldn't be socialist.

If socialists understood economics, they wouldn't be socialist.



There is all the difference in the world between treating people equally and attempting to make them equal.

There is all the difference in the world between treating people equally and attempting to make them equal.



'Emergencies' have always been the pretext on which the safeguards of individual liberty have been eroded.

'Emergencies' have always been the pretext on which the safeguards of individual liberty have been eroded.



The curious task of economics is to demonstrate to men how little they really know about what they imagine they can design.

The curious task of economics is to demonstrate to men how little they really know about what they imagine they can design.



[Socialistic] economic planning, regulation, and intervention pave the way to totalitarianism by building a power structure that will inevitably be seized by the most power-hungry and unscrupulous.

[Socialistic] economic planning, regulation, and intervention pave the way to totalitarianism by building a power structure that will inevitably be seized by the most power-hungry and unscrupulous.



In government, the scum rises to the top.

In government, the scum rises to the top.



Social justice rests on the hate towards those that enjoy a comfortable position, namely, upon envy.

Social justice rests on the hate towards those that enjoy a comfortable position, namely, upon envy.



The more the state "plans" the more difficult planning becomes for the individual.

The more the state "plans" the more difficult planning becomes for the individual.



It is indeed probable that more harm and misery have been caused by men determined to use coercion to stamp out a moral evil than by men intent on doing evil.

It is indeed probable that more harm and misery have been caused by men determined to use coercion to stamp out a moral evil than by men intent on doing evil.



The chief evil is unlimited government, and nobody is qualified to wield unlimited power.

The chief evil is unlimited government, and nobody is qualified to wield unlimited power.





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Don't tell them too much about your soul. They're waiting for just that.

Don't tell them too much about your soul. They're waiting for just that.



One day, I would like to turn on the news and hear, there is Peace on Earth.

One day, I would like to turn on the news and hear, there is Peace on Earth.



Sadie heard her inside cleaning up the kitchen and wondered what dreams Betty's mother had for herself, if all mothers had them, bottled up beneath their mother exteriors.

Sadie heard her inside cleaning up the kitchen and wondered what dreams Betty's mother had for herself, if all mothers had them, bottled up beneath their mother exteriors.



Silence is the pause in me when I am near to God.

Silence is the pause in me when I am near to God.



American archaeology has always attracted lots of amateurs ... They were digging up Indian pottery all over the place.

American archaeology has always attracted lots of amateurs ... They were digging up Indian pottery all over the place.



Some actresses are just insane. I've never worked with a nasty actress - they're all absolutely delightful. But completely barking.

Some actresses are just insane. I've never worked with a nasty actress - they're all absolutely delightful. But completely barking.



That's the harm of Close Encounters: that it convinces tens of millions that that's what just science fiction is.

That's the harm of Close Encounters: that it convinces tens of millions that that's what just science fiction is.



Everyone has a purpose because God is a purposeful God.

Everyone has a purpose because God is a purposeful God.



I don't curse on stage, but I feel like I curse more because I have kids and in front of my kids. Not intentionally.

I don't curse on stage, but I feel like I curse more because I have kids and in front of my kids. Not intentionally.



The further you go in the revealed thoughts of God, the clearer you see that God's aim in creating the world was to display the value of his own glory.

The further you go in the revealed thoughts of God, the clearer you see that God's aim in creating the world was to display the value of his own glory.




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