"We contend that for a nation to try to tax itself into prosperity is like a man standing in a bucket and trying to lift himself up by the handle."— Winston Churchill, British prime minister.
"Nothing is so permanent as a temporary government program."— Milton Friedman, American economist.And finally,
"If you find yourself in a hole, stop digging."— Will Rogers, American humorist.Elizabeth MacDonald whose first list of quotes was great, put up round two.