"The black market was a way of getting around government controls. It was a way of enabling the free market to work. It was a way of opening up, enabling people."
"Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life."Milton Friedman on Confucius
"All labor that uplifts humanity has dignity and importance and should be undertaken with painstaking excellence."Milton Friedman on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work."Milton Friedman on Thomas A. Edison
"By working faithfully eight hours a day you may eventually get to be boss and work twelve hours a day."Milton Friedman on Robert Frost
"Nothing will work unless you do."Milton Friedman on Maya Angelou
"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."