Political Insults & Putdowns
Insulting Quotations from John Galbraith
theory. The less than elegant meaphor that if one feeds the horse enough oats,
some will pass through to the road for the sparrows.
greater the wealth the thicker will be the dirt
public administration good sense would seem to require the public expectation
be kept at the lowest possible level in order to minimise the eventual disappointment.
experience of being disastrously wrong is salutary, no economist should be denied
it, and not many are
of the little celebrated powers of Presidents is to listen to their critics
with just enough sympathy to ensure their silence.
is not the art of the possible . It consists in choosing between the distastrous
and the unpalatable.