More From John Kenneth Galbraith
- "Liberalism is, I think, resurgent. One reason is that more and more people are so painfully aware of the alternative."
- "In economics, hope and faith coexist with great scientific pretension and also a deep desire for respectability."
- "In the United States, though power corrupts, the expectation of power paralyzes."
More In Intelligence
- "I have met with some of them – very honest fellows, who, with all their stupidity, had a kind of intelligence and an upright good sense, which cannot be the characteristics of fools."― Giacomo Casanova
- "Do you not see how necessary a world of pains and troubles is to school an intelligence and make it a soul?"― John Keats
- "Here’s the teaching point, if you’re teaching kids about intelligence and policy: Intelligence does not absolve policymakers of responsibility to ask tough questions, and it doesn’t absolve them of having curiosity about the consequences of their actions."― George Tenet