Bastiat Collection: Harmonies of political economy by Bastiat F.

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Then he breakfasts. ; all matters of which each, taken singly, presupposes a mass of labor, whether we have regard to space or time, of incalculable amount. In the course of the day this man will have occasion to use sugar, oil, and various other materials and utensils. qxd 24 7/6/2007 11:34 AM Page 24 The Bastiat Collection He sends his son to school, there to receive an education, which, although limited, nevertheless implies anterior study and research, and an extent of knowledge that startles the imagination.

Qxd 7/6/2007 11:34 AM Page 47 Harmonies of Political Economy—Book One 47 effected of late in exacting from Writers on Political Economy a tone of enthusiastic sentimentality which in their mouth can only be feigned. Of what do they treat? Of transactions that take place between people who know nothing of each other, who owe each other nothing but common Justice, who seek to defend or advance certain interests. It has to do with claims and pretensions that limit and restrain each other, and with which disinterestedness and devotion have nothing to do.

The lawgiver proposes the model. The philosopher governs the lawgiver, placing himself thus at an immeasurable distance above the vulgar herd, above the ruler, above the lawgiver himself. qxd 7/6/2007 11:34 AM Page 35 Harmonies of Political Economy—Book One 35 race, actuates it, transforms it, moulds it, or rather he teaches the Fathers of nations how they are to do all this. But the founder of a nation must propose to himself a design. He has his human material to set in motion, and he must direct its movements to a definite result.

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