of Thomas Sowell
Sanford University Economics Professor
It is hard to imagine a more dangerous way
of making decisions than putting those decisions in the hand of people
who pay no price for being wrong.
If you have been voting for politicians who promise to give you goodies
at someoneelse's expense, then you have no right ot complain whe they
take your money and give it to someone else, including themselves.
It is amazing that people who think we cannot afford to pay for doctors
and medication somehow think that we CAN afford to pay for doctors,
hospitals, and medication PLUS a government bureaucracy to administer
Socialism in general has a record of failure so blatant that only an
intellectual could ignore or evade it.
Much of the social history of the Western world, over the past three
decades, has been a history of replacing what worked with what sounded
I have never understood why it is "GREED" to want to keep
the money you've earned but not greed to want to take somebody else's