1. It is the duty of government to say ‘no’ to worthwhile programs they can not afford. Change is easy; choice is hard.
  2. It is the tendency of government to bestow benefits without paying for them.
  3. Government can deliver any benefit you want. Their only choice is how to pay for them: Taxes, debt or inflation.
  4. The secret to a sound economy is a) low taxes, b) low regulation, c) free trade, and d) sound currency.
  5. Our anxiety over our government comes largely from depending on them to solve all of our problems.