"If reckoned as an attitude rather than a set of guidelines for running an economy, socialism might well describe Senator Obama's economics. Anyone who speaks glibly of "spreading the wealth around" sees wealth not as resulting chiefly from individual effort, initiative, and risk-taking, but from great social forces beyond any private producer's control."
- Donald J. Boudreaux - Economics Professor - George Mason University
Read the whole thing. I could have pulled the QOTD from just about anywhere.
H/T to Duffy of Pencader Days.