Redistribution Of Wealth Quotes

Redistribution Of Wealth Quotes by James Madison, Douglas Coupland, Susan George, Pope Francis, Barack Obama, Henry Hazlitt and many others.

From the the protection of different and unequal facult

From the the protection of different and unequal faculties of acquiring property, the possession of different degrees and kinds of property immediately results.
James Madison
The modern economy isn’t about the redistribution of wealth – it’s about the redistribution of time.
Douglas Coupland
Redistribution of wealth would require enormous amounts of investment. The only time an elite has accepted this has been during crises, such as in America in the 1930s under Roosevelt.
Susan George
How can it be that it is not a news item when an elderly homeless person dies of exposure, but it is news when the stock market loses two points? This is a case of exclusion.
Pope Francis
I think when you spread the wealth around it’s good for everybody.
Barack Obama
The consequences of inflation are malinvestment, waste, a wanton redistribution of wealth and income, the growth of speculation and gambling, immorality and corruption, disillusionment, social resentment, discontent, upheaval and riots, bankruptcy, increased government controls, and eventual collapse.
Henry Hazlitt
The poor of the world cannot be made rich by the redistribution of wealth. Poverty can’t be eliminated by punishing people who’ve escaped poverty, taking their money and giving it as a reward to people who have failed to escape.
P. J. O’Rourke
The redistribution of wealth creates dependence on the people to whom it is redistributed, it doesn’t incentivize them to create their own wealth.
Andrew Napolitano
[Steven] Lerner said that unions and community organizations are, for all intents and purposes, dead. The only way to achieve their goals, therefore – the redistribution of wealth and the return of ‘$17 trillion’ stolen from the middle class by Wall Street – is to ‘destabilize the country.
Rush Limbaugh
Fairness does not require the redistribution of wealth;
it requires the creation of wealth, geared to an economy
that can provide employment for everyone able and willing to work.
Felix Rohatyn
The siren song of redistribution of wealth by centralized government never ceases for those who seek irreversible and unusurpable control over the lives and liberties of private citizens.
Josh Jones
Liberals say they are for civil liberties and personal freedom, but they continue to advocate government regulation of business, redistribution of wealth, and various forms of social engineering to manipulate human relationships and attitudes.
Richard Ebeling
Poverty can’t be eliminated by punishing people who’ve escaped poverty.
P. J. O’Rourke
Jesus teaches the redistribution of wealth – as long as the transfer is voluntary. But he is adamantly opposed to the involuntary redistribution of wealth, because that violates the moral law of God and is profoundly wrong. His words to take care of the poor are not addressed to government, they are addressed to us.
Bryan Fischer
Climate change policy is about how we redistribute de facto the world’s wealth.
Ottmar Edenhofer
Aggression and forced redistribution of wealth has nothing to do with the teachings of the world’s great religions.
Ron Paul
I believe Social Security is unjust. I think it’s wrong. I think it penalizes responsible people. It penalizes the young and it’s a massive redistribution of wealth.
Yaron Brook