"The disruptive powers of excessive national fecundity may have played a greater part in bursting the bonds of convention than either the power of ideas or the errors of autocracy."
"Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power."John Maynard Keynes on Abraham Lincoln
"Being powerful is like being a lady. If you have to tell people you are, you aren't."John Maynard Keynes on Margaret Thatcher
"Knowledge will give you power, but character respect."John Maynard Keynes on Bruce Lee
"All things are subject to interpretation whichever interpretation prevails at a given time is a function of power and not truth."John Maynard Keynes on Friedrich Nietzsche
"Character is power."John Maynard Keynes on Booker T. Washington
"Education: the inculcation of the incomprehensible into the indifferent by the incompetent."
"The avoidance of taxes is the only intellectual pursuit that still carries any reward."
"The importance of money flows from it being a link between the present and the future."
"The social object of skilled investment should be to defeat the dark forces of time and ignorance which envelope our future."
"Capitalism is the astounding belief that the most wickedest of men will do the most wickedest of things for the greatest good of everyone."