Ludwig von Mises: "Monetary calculation and cost accounting constitute the most important intellectual tool of the capitalist entrepreneur, and it was no one less than Goethe who pronounced the system of double-entry bookkeeping one of the finest inventions of the human mind." - Liberalism
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|Ludwig von Mises||If there were no regularity, nothing could be learned from experience.||The Ultimate Foundation of Economic Science|| p. 21||Regularity
|Ludwig von Mises||It would be vain to search for a rule if there were no regularity.||The Ultimate Foundation of Economic Science|| p. 22||Regularity
|Ludwig von Mises||In the etatist state entrepreneurs are at the mercy of officialdom. Officials enjoy discretion to decide questions on which the existence of every firm depends. They are practically free to ruin any entrepreneur they want to. They had the power not only to silence these objectors but even to force them to contribute to the party funds of nationalism.||Omnipotent Government|| p. 132||Regularity