• Underlying most arguments against the free market is a lack of belief in freedom itself.
    ~ Milton Friedman
  • Inflation is taxation without representation.
    ~ Milton Friedman
  • If you put the federal government in charge of the Sahara Desert, in 5 years there'd be a shortage of sand.
    ~ Milton Friedman
  • The government solution to a problem is usually as bad as the problem.
    ~ Milton Friedman
  • The great depression, like most other periods of severe unemployment, was produced by government mismanagement.
    ~ Milton Friedman
  • Inflation is taxation without legislation.
    ~ Milton Friedman
  • I am favor of cutting taxes under any circumstances and for any excuse, for any reason, whenever it's possible.
    ~ Milton Friedman