If the benefits of price and wage controls have been largely illusory, the costs have been very real.
The law blames murder when it punishes the murderer; the law praises those who do not murder when it punishes that murderer, and in this way deters murder.
“My topic is the question ‘Will Capitalism Survive?’ and it might well be subtitled, ‘Joseph Schumpeter Revisited.’”
The big, mostly unspoken question behind our most important decisions on foreign policy has been: Do we now face a Soviet threat or a communist threat?
Any agreement reached with the Soviet government must be evaluated in the context of their past record and their domestic and foreign policies.
Those of us in the advantaged top 10 percent in business are the ones with the opportunity, the obligation, and the safe means to do the corrective job.
Reducing the issue of bias to a simple question about the fairness of individual newsmen leads to unproductive and dead-end discussions.
Before the fall of Spiro Agnew it was fast becoming the new conventional wisdom to believe our communications media had become philosophically corrupt.
This address (non-controversial and non-partisan) is on the subject because as Americans we ought always, like Lincoln, to seek for the meaning of great events.
Nations are not brought by the stork; nor do nations come into being as a result of any sort of social contract.