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||All attempts to create a substantive international law through whose application disputes among nations could be decided have miscarried.||Nation, State, and Economy|| p. 90||International Law
|Ludwig von Mises||[Y]ou simply cannot argue with nationalists. The Germans are fully convinced that compulsion applied by them to other nations is fair and just, while compulsion applied to themselves is criminal.||Omnipotent Government|| pp. 25758||International Law
|Ludwig von Mises||No international authority can preserve peace if economic wars continue. In our age of international division of labor, free trade is the prerequisite for any amicable arrangement between nations. And free trade is impossible in a world of etatism.||Omnipotent Government|| p. 6||International Law