"Only government can take perfectly good paper, cover it with perfectly good ink and make the combination worthless."
"The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing."Milton Friedman on Edmund Burke
"It is very important to generate a good attitude, a good heart, as much as possible. From this, happiness in both the short term and the long term for both yourself and others will come."Milton Friedman on Dalai Lama
"If people are good only because they fear punishment, and hope for reward, then we are a sorry lot indeed."Milton Friedman on Albert Einstein
"Despite everything, I believe that people are really good at heart."Milton Friedman on Anne Frank
"When I do good, I feel good. When I do bad, I feel bad. That's my religion."Milton Friedman on Abraham Lincoln
"The greatest advances of civilization, whether in architecture or painting, in science and literature, in industry or agriculture, have never come from centralized government."
"The only relevant test of the validity of a hypothesis is comparison of prediction with experience."
"I am favor of cutting taxes under any circumstances and for any excuse, for any reason, whenever it's possible."
"Inflation is taxation without legislation."
"Every friend of freedom must be as revolted as I am by the prospect of turning the United States into an armed camp, by the vision of jails filled with casual drug users and of an army of enforcers empowered to invade the liberty of citizens on slight evidence."