Joseph Schumpeter Quotes

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The first thing a man will do for his ideals is lie.

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Capitalism inevitably and by virtue of the very logic of its civilization creates, educates and subsidizes a vested interest in social unrest.
— Joseph Schumpeter


Academic research has found that people's susceptibility to flattery is without limit and beyond satire . . . even blatantly insincere, computer-generated flattery works.
— Joseph Schumpeter


The question that is so clearly in many potential parents minds: Why should we stunt our ambitions and impoverish our lives in order to be insulted and looked down upon in our old age?
— Joseph Schumpeter