Mises about drugs

6 12 2006

It is an established fact that alcoholism, cocainism, and morphinism are deadly enemies of life, of health, and of the capacity for work and enjoyment… But this is far from demonstrating that the authorities must interpose to suppress these vices by commercial prohibitions…More harmful still than all these pleasures, many will say, is the reading of evil literature.

“Anticommunism” versus Capitalism

6 12 2006

In the universe there is never and nowhere stability and immobility. Change and transformation are essential features of life. Each state of affairs is transient; each age is an age of transition. In human life there is never calm and repose. Life is a process, not a perseverance in a status quo.