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deception, and to create an illusion to
trick the other party.
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The things that matter in this country have
been reduced in choice, there are two political
parties, there are a handful insurance companies,
there are six or seven information centers..
but if you want a bagel there are 23 flavors.
Because you have the illusion of choice!
Carlin - America
Religion is the sigh of the oppressed creature,
the heart of a heartless world, just as
it is the spirit of a spiritless situation.
It is the opium of the people. The abolition
of religion as the illusory happiness of
the people is required for their real happiness.
The demand to give up the illusion about
its condition is the demand to give up a
condition which needs illusions.
Marx - Religion
What then is truth? A movable host of metaphors,
metonymies, and anthropomorphisms: in short,
a sum of human relations which have been
poetically and rhetorically intensified,
transferred, and embellished, and which,
after long usage, seem to a people to be
fixed, canonical, and binding. Truths are
illusions which we have forgotten are illusions..
they are metaphors that have become worn
out and have been drained of sensuous force,
coins which have lost their embossing and
are now considered as metal and no longer
Nietzsche - Truth
We are talking about an awesome power. It
is the power to weave illusions that appear
real as long as they last. That is the very
core of the Fed's power.
Of course not everyone is instinctively
against this illusion-weaving power, and
many even welcome it. Tragically, the innocent
who understand little about the complexity
of the monetary system suffer the most,
while those who are in the know reap great
profit whether the market is going up or
Paul - Federal
Reserve - Economy
Policy - Profits
As bank customers, we tend to believe that
we can have both perfect security for our
money, drawing on it whenever we want and
never expecting it not to be there, while
still earning a regular rate of return.
In a true free market, however, there tends
to be a tradeoff: you can enjoy a money
warehouse or you can hope for a return on
your investment. You can't usually have
both. The Fed, however, by backing up this
fractional-reserve system with a promise
of endless bailouts and money creation,
attempts to keep the illusion going.
Paul - Federal
Reserve - Banks
Market - Investment
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