“More than print and ink, a newspaper is a collection of fierce individualists who somehow manage to perform the astounding daily miracle of merging their own personalities under the discipline of the deadline and retain the flavor of their own minds in print.”
“The modern banking system manufactures money out of nothing. The process is perhaps the most astounding piece of sleight-of-hand that was ever invented. Banking was conceived in inequity and born in sin... But if you want to continue to be slaves of the bankers and pay the cost of your own slavery, then let the bankers continue to create money and control credit .”
“It astounds me in a way, and I don't mean that in a patronizing way.
Everyone is going to make their own choices. It's too bad so many guys do it,
but I'm not going to be the den mom and say, 'You shouldn't be doing that.' The
thing is that everybody knows the risks in doing that, or should know.”