Ludwig von Mises: "Man is not, like the animals, an obsequious puppet of instincts and sensual impulses. Man has the power to suppress instinctive desires, he has a will of his own, he chooses between incompatible ends." - The Ultimate Foundation of Economic Science
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|Ludwig von Mises||Unemployment doles can have no other effect than the perpetuation of unemployment.||Socialism|| p. 440||Unemployment Insurance
|Ludwig von Mises||Assistance granted to the unemployed does not dispose of unemployment. It makes it easier for the unemployed to remain idle.||Human Action|| p. 770; p. 776||Unemployment Insurance
|Ludwig von Mises||For the unemployed to be granted support by the government or by the unions only serves to enlarge the evil. If what is involved is a case of unemployment springing from dynamic changes in the economy, then the unemployment benefits only result in postponing the adjustment of the workers to the new conditions.||Liberalism|| p. 84||Unemployment Insurance