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JOBS CREATE JOBS

by Ellen Thursday, Jun. 13, 2002 at 12:49 PM

From the book "The War Against Progress" by Herbert E. Meyer.

From the book "The War Against Progress" by Herbert E. Meyer.

"The only way to expand opportunity - the only way to make progress - is to create jobs."

Now here's one, that is so simple, but a bureaucrat will never figure it out - they are so stupid, they are dangerous: "Jobs Create Jobs."

There is no such thing as progress without growth, or without technology, or without science."

"Jobs are created through the process of economic growth."

"When we say a country is making progress, we mean that more and more people are becoming FREE to actually make these choice for themselves, rather than trapped in circumstances, places, jobs, styles of life they don't like, by forces beyond their power to control."

"The business of creating jobs is one of the riskiest and most complicated in the world. It requires an enormous amount of intelligence, skill, ambition, common sense, and plain old-fashioned luck....always uphill battle...more likely to fail than to succeed. Moreover, jobs are very delicate."

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