+ If the experience of war taught us anything except war, our veterans would be the most pacifistic of men. The difficulty of planning an equitable peace before entering the war is that war makes men incapable of writing an equitable peace. When men fight well, they fight like wolves, and the only equity among…Details
is making predictions. I can make judgments about the past or the way things are now, but the future is beyond all of us. When it comes to economics, that is doubly true, for men that spend their entire careers in the discipline did not see the housing bubble coming (The Austrian School did though…).…Details
+ Though I speak with the tongues of men and of angels, but have not love, I have become sounding brass or a clanging cymbal. And though I have the gift of prophecy, and understand all mysteries and all knowledge, and though I have all faith, so that I could remove mountains, but have not…Details
What difference does it make to the dead, the orphans and the homeless, whether the mad destruction is wrought under the name of totalitarianism or the holy name of liberty or democracy?
The creed of the [modern man] is that there is no God, and it is wise to pray to him from time to time…