Robert Heilbroner Quotes

Robert Heilbroner Quotes: It's great to have two cars and a swimming pool. But there are disappointments. After you've made some money and acquired some things, and after the initial excitement has passed, life goes on, just as bewildering as it always was, and the great problems of life and death once again come to the fore.
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Robert Heilbroner Quote: Stalinism is a pathology of socialism, Hitlerism being the apposite example for capitalism.
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Quotes about Robert Heilbroner: There was no simple riddance to the power of a dangerous political idea; no assassination possible to avert a disruptive change in technology; no natural death to be counted on to stop an economic change that ripped up ancestral estates or stirred up class discontent.
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Quote about Robert Heilbroner: Adam Smith was not the proponent of any one class. He was a slave to his system. His whole economic philosophy stemmed from his unquestioning faith in the ability of the market to guide the system to its point of highest return. The market-that wonderful social machine-would take care of society's needs if it was left alone. Don't try to do good, says Smith. Let good emerge as the by-product of selfishness.
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Robert Heilbroner Sayings: The cure for capitalism's failing would require that a government would have to rise above the interests of one class alone.
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