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Friedrich Nietzsche, George Washington, Ludwig Von Mises


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"The state is the coldest of all cold monsters. Coldly it lies, too; and this

lie creeps from its mouth: `I, the state, am the people.'... Everything about

it is false; it bites with stolen teeth. "

-- Friedrich Nietzsche

(1844-1900)

Source: from "Thus Spake Zarathustra"

http://quotes.liberty-tree.ca/quote_blog/F...sche.Quote.A20E

 

 

"Occupants of public offices love power and are prone to abuse it."

-- George Washington

(1732-1799) Founding Father, 1st US President, 'Father of the Country'

Source: Farewell Address

http://quotes.liberty-tree.ca/quote_blog/G...gton.Quote.A24E

 

 

"The worst evils which mankind has ever had to endure were inflicted by bad

governments. The state can be and has often been in the course of history the

main source of mischief and disaster."

-- Ludwig von Mises

(1881-1973) Economist and social philosopher

http://quotes.liberty-tree.ca/quote_blog/L...ises.Quote.A20B

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