Nations that forget their history lack the power to create it.
Monthly archives of “October 2015”
We will make electricity so cheap that only the rich will burn candles.
The Meaning Of History
Voltaire thought that history is the record of the crimes and absurdities of mankind. I thought that was a very unworthy definition. I should say history is the record of the activities of mankind and it has two sides — one is the crimes and absurdities and the other is the contributions to civilization, the lasting developments which enabled each generation to proceed with a larger heritage than the one before. And that to me is the meaning of history.
Price means nothing other than the equilibrium of liquidity.