Mike Ruff Quote

“Ruff's Third Law of Economic Dynamics: "An economy in motion tends to stay in motion, and an economy at rest tends to stay at rest. A free market is constantly in motion. A centrally planned market slows until it eventually dies completely.”

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Mike, Norwalk

A historical observation proved over and over again.

bruski, naples FL

Right on.

Freedom to win & freedom to lose.

Stop the central planners who have shut the doors to both.


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    Abby    2/9/17

    Good quote; would like to know more about the author like age, occupation, source of quote...thank you

    robert, Somewhere in the US

    A free market can in time self explode - you need both elements to have equilibrium and sustainability.


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