Milton Friedman Quotes: Oh I Thought You Were Trying To Build A

Oh, I Thought You Were Trying To Build A Canal. If It's Jobs You Want, Then You Should Give These Workers Spoons, Not Shovels. [Reply To The Government Bureaucrat Of One Asian Country Who Told Him That, Reason Why There Were Workers With Shovels Instead Of Modern Tractors And Earth Movers At A Worksite Of A New Canal, Was That: "You Don't Understand. This Is A Jobs Program."]
— Milton Friedman —

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