“It serves no useful purpose to fight mystical dogmas with reason. There is no teaching fanatics.”
Ludwig von Mises, Socialism (Liberty Fund Edition), p255.
“Their shouting could be heard down the corridor in the concert hall where an orchestra was about to play the EU’s anthem, Ode to Joy,” said an incredulous EU official.
All is not well between Merkel and Sarkozy.
So, Will Smith thinks that Adolf Hitler was a good guy? Actually, no. What he said was that Hitler thought he was doing good, which is more or less what Solzhenitsyn was getting at when he said: “To do evil a human being must first of all believe that what he’s doing is good...”
It is one of the most profound statements I have ever come across.