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If the battle for civilization comes down to the wimps versus the barbarians, the barbarians are going to win.


Thomas Sowell

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Liberals seem to assume that, if you don't believe in their particular political solutions, then you...
THOMAS SOWELL
The physical devastation caused by Katrina has painfully revealed the moral devastation of our times...
THOMAS SOWELL
Given that some social processes must convey inherent constraints, the choice is among various mixtu...
THOMAS SOWELL
Liberals seem to assume that, if you don't believe in their particular political solutions, then you...
THOMAS SOWELL
For every expert there is an equal and opposite expert; but for every fact there is not necessarily ...
THOMAS SOWELL
Many of the products which create a modern standard of living are only the physical incorporations o...
THOMAS SOWELL
Neither "property" nor the value of property is a physical thing. Property is a set of defined opti...
THOMAS SOWELL
What is history but the story of how politicians have squandered the blood and treasure of the human...
THOMAS SOWELL
Many bad policies are simply good policies taken too far.
THOMAS SOWELL
One of the most fashionable notions of our times is that social problems like poverty and oppression...
THOMAS SOWELL
No matter how disastrously some policy has turned out, anyone who criticizes it can expect to hear: ...
THOMAS SOWELL
The celebration of unbounded individualism means, beyond some point, the acceptance of force- either...
THOMAS SOWELL
To say that a farm boy knows how to milk a cow is to say that we can send him out to the barn with a...
THOMAS SOWELL
What is politically defined as economic "planning" is the forcible superseding of other people's pla...
THOMAS SOWELL
Much of the social history of the Western world, over the past three decades, has been a history of ...
THOMAS SOWELL
The time is long overdue to stop looking for progress through racial or ethnic leaders. Such leaders...
THOMAS SOWELL
Capitalism knows only one color: that color is green; all else is necessarily subservient to it, hen...
THOMAS SOWELL
One of the many signs of verbal virtuosity among intellectuals is the repackaging of words to mean t...
THOMAS SOWELL
If facts, logic, and scientific procedures are all just arbitrarily "socially constructed" notions, ...
THOMAS SOWELL
Few professors would dare to publish research or teach a course debunking the claims made in various...
THOMAS SOWELL
Too much of what is called "education" is little more than an expensive isolation from reality
THOMAS SOWELL
'Fairness' is one of the great mantras of the left. Since everyone has his own definition of fairnes...
THOMAS SOWELL
One of the peculiarities of the American Revolution was that its leaders pinned their hopes on the o...
THOMAS SOWELL
The welfare state is not really about the welfare of the masses. It is about the egos of the elites.
THOMAS SOWELL
The assumption that spending more of the taxpayer's money will make things better has survived all k...
THOMAS SOWELL
The big divide in this country is not between Democrats and Republicans, or women and men, but betwe...
THOMAS SOWELL
Much of the self-righteous nonsense that abounds on so many subjects cannot stand up to three questi...
THOMAS SOWELL
Leaving prices out of the picture is probably the source of more fallacies in economics than any oth...
THOMAS SOWELL
With various people complaining about "price gouging”... economist Walter Williams has coined a ne...
THOMAS SOWELL
Perhaps the most widespread misunderstanding of economics is that it applies solely to financial tra...
THOMAS SOWELL
Since man does not create physical matter, those who handle material objects in the production proce...
THOMAS SOWELL
Price fixing does not represent simply windfall gains and losses to particular groups according to w...
THOMAS SOWELL
The desire of businessmen for profits is what drives prices down unless forcibly prevented from enga...
THOMAS SOWELL
If you have ever seen a four-year-old trying to lord it over a two-year-old, then you know what the ...
THOMAS SOWELL
Both free speech rights and property rights belong legally to individuals, but their real function i...
THOMAS SOWELL
The people made worse off by slavery were those who were enslaved. Their descendants would have been...
THOMAS SOWELL
The black family survived centuries of slavery and generations of Jim Crow, but it has disintegrated...
THOMAS SOWELL
Capitalism knows only one color: that color is green; all else is necessarily subservient to it, hen...
THOMAS SOWELL
Do all children have some inherent right to live in America if they have done nothing wrong? If not,...
THOMAS SOWELL
Just what is it that academics have to fear if they stand up for common decency, instead of letting ...
THOMAS SOWELL
Ideas are everywhere, but knowledge is rare.
THOMAS SOWELL
It's amazing how much panic one honest man can spread among a multitude of hypocrites.
THOMAS SOWELL