Frédéric Bastiat

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Person.png Frédéric Bastiat   WikiquoteRdf-icon.png
(economist)
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Born1801-06-29
Bayonne, France
Died24 December 1850 (Age 49)
Rome, Papal States
Cause of death
tuberculosis
NationalityFrance

Frédéric Bastiat was a French economist.

29 June 1801|24 December 1850| 

Quotes by Frédéric Bastiat

PageQuoteDateSource
Kleptocracy“When plunder becomes a way of life for a group of men in a society, over the course of time they create for themselves a legal system that authorizes it and a moral code that glorifies it.”
Nation state“The state is the great fictitious entity by which everyone seeks to live at the expense of everyone else.”1849L'Etat


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