16 septembre 2007

L’écart entre les socialistes et les capitalistes Économie En Vidéos Philosophie

Capitaliste Socialiste

La différence entre un socialiste et un capitaliste est facile à faire.

Le socialiste, à la vue d’un homme riche habitant une maison luxueuse se dit: « Aucun homme ne devrait posséder autant de richesse ».

Le capitaliste, à la vue d’un homme riche habitant une maison luxueuse se dit: « Tous les hommes devraient posséder autant de richesse ».

16 septembre 2007

L’idéal capitaliste Économie En Citations Philosophie

Ayn Rand Capitalisme

Ayn Rand au sujet des anti-capitalistes; tiré du livre « Capitalism: The Unknown Ideal« :

"What all the efforts of capitalism’s enemies are frantically aimed at hiding, is the fact that capitalism is not merely the « practical », but the only moral system in history. […]

America’s abundance was created not by public sacrifices to the common good, but by the productive genius of free men who pursued their own personal interests and the making of their own private fortunes. They did not starve the people to pay for America’s industrialization. They gave the people better jobs, higher wages, and cheaper goods with every new machine they invented, with every scientific discovery or technological advance- and thus the whole country was moving forward and profiting, not suffering, every step of the way. […]

There is no such group as businessmen under a dictatorship. Their place is taken by armed thugs, by bureaucrats and commissars. Businessmen are the symbol of a free society- the symbol of America."