Quotes by Alan Greenspan

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I guess I should warn you, if I turn out to be particularly clear, you've propbably misunderstood what I've said.
I know you think you understand what you thought I said but I'm not sure you realize that what you heard is not what I meant.
There are errors in this book. I do not know where they are. If I did they wouldn't be there. But with close to two hundred thousand words my probabilistic mind tells me some are wrong.
Under the gold standard, a free banking system stands as the protector of an economy's stability and balanced growth... The abandonment of the gold standard made it possible for the welfare statists to use the banking system as a means to an unlimited expansion of credit... In the absence of the gold standard, there is no way to protect savings from confiscation through inflation.
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