Economy is the method by which we prepare today to afford the improvements of tomorrow
Economists are people who work with numbers but don't have the personality to be accountants.
The gap in our economy is between what we have and what we think we ought to have - and that is a moral problem, not an economic one.
An economy hampered by restrictive tax rates will never produce enough revenue to balance our budget, just as it will never produce enough jobs or enough profits
Five years ago, we thought of the Web as a new medium, not a new economy.
Isn't it strange? The same people who laugh at gypsy fortune tellers take economists seriously.
When the IMF and the World Bank force a country to cut wages, lay off workers, produce for export instead of their own people, and sell off public property to cronies for less than its value, that's called economic reform
Economics has never been a science - and it is even less now than a few years ago.
Economics is a subject that does not greatly respect one's wishes
Men do not realize how great a revenue economy is
We have always known that heedless self-interest was bad morals; we now know that it is bad economics.
A creative economy is the fuel of magnificence
Classic economic theory, based as it is on an inadequate theory of human motivation, could be revolutionized by accepting the reality of higher human needs, including the impulse to self actualization and the love for the highest values.
In economics it is a far, far wiser thing to be right than to be consistent
We did it [Disneyland], in the knowledge that most of the people I talked to thought it would be a financial disaster - closed and forgotten within the first year.
People want economy and they will pay any price to get it.
What conditions of work, what kinds of work, what kinds of management, and what kinds of reward or pay will help human stature to grow healthy, to its fuller and fullest stature ? Classic economic theory, based as it is on an inadequate theory of hum
Economics is the science which studies human behavior as a relationship between ends and scarce means which have alternative uses
Every time in this century we've lowered the tax rates across the board, on employment, on saving, investment and risk-taking in this economy, revenues went up, not down
Henry Ford was right. A prosperous economy requires that workers be able to buy the products that they produce. This is as true in a global economy as a national one.
The nation that buys commands, the nation that sells serves; it is necessary to balance trade in order to ensure freedom; the country that wants to die sells only to one country , and the country that wants to survive sells to more than one.
The dramatic modernization of the Asian economies ranks alongside the Renaissance and the Industrial Revolution as one of the most important developments in economic history.
I'd call it a new version of voodoo economics, but I'm afraid that would give witch doctors a bad name.
It's called political economy because it is has nothing to do with either politics or economy
Even when repressed, inequality grows; only the man who is below the average in economic ability desires equality; those who are conscious of superior ability desire freedom, and in the end superior ability has its way