Ludwig von Mises: "In relation to the immense sacrifices that the state demands of the individual through the blood tax, it seems rather incidental whether it compensates the soldier more or less abundantly for the loss of time that he suffers from his military-service obligation." - Nation, State, and Economy
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|Ludwig von Mises||The consumers suffer when the laws of the country prevent the most efficient entrepreneurs from expanding the sphere of their activities. What made some enterprises develop into big business was precisely their success in filling best the demand of the masses.||Planned Chaos|| p. 22||AntiTrust Laws
|Ludwig von Mises||Those politicians, professors and union bosses who curse big business are fighting for a lower standard of living.||Theory and History|| p. 147||AntiTrust Laws