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A society that puts equality before freedom will get neither. A society that puts freedom before equality will get a high degree of both.
-: [ Created Equal, the last of the Free to Choose television series (1990, Volume 5 transcript). ]
~ Milton Friedman | (Famous Economist ) | 1912 - 2006 | Society
quotes Division : Economists and Business   
     
American society is a sort of flat, fresh-water pond which absorbs silently, without reaction, anything which is thrown into it.
~ Henry Brooks Adams | (American journalist ) | 1838-1918 | Society
quotes Division : Journalists   
     
Clothes make the man. Naked people have little or no influence on society.
~ Mark Twain | (American Humorist and Educator ) | 1835 - 1910 | Society
quotes Division : Humorists and Comedians   
     
Society doesn't have values. People have values.
-: [ Created Equal, the last of the Free to Choose television series (1990, Volume 5 transcript) ]
~ Milton Friedman | (Famous Economist ) | 1912 - 2006 | Society
quotes Division : Economists and Business   
     
The danger is not that a particular class is unfit to govern. Every class is unfit to govern.
~ Lord Acton | (English historian ) | 1834-1902 | Society
quotes Division : French Philosophers   
     
The happiness of society is the end of government.
~ John Adams | (Second President of the USA ) | 1735-1826 | Society
quotes Division : U.S. Presidents