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Conservatives and liberals are kindred spirits as far as government spending is concerned. ... Since government has no resources
of its own, and since there’s no Tooth Fairy handing Congress the funds for the programs it enacts, we are forced to recognize that government
spending is no less than the confiscation of one person’s property to give it to another to whom it does not belong—in effect, legalized theft.
Walter E. Williams (more quotes by Walter E. Williams or books by/about Walter E. Williams)
(1936-2020) Columnist, Professor of Economics at George Mason University
Confiscation, Economics, Government, Oppression, Politics, Property, Theft, Usurpation