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"Quotation of the Day…"

Via Don Boudreaux, a marvelous bit from Paul Heyne that begins this way:

The first lesson to be taught is that when we run across a situation we don’t like – “outrageous exploitation of sick people,” for example – we should start by asking how the situation came about and why it persists.  What’s actually going on here?