"One learns that the world, though made, is yet being made. That this is still the morning of creation."
"Teach your children what we have taught our children: that the earth is our mother. Whatever befalls the
earth, befalls the sons of the earth."
"Tax reform is ultimately a decision about values."
"Every society makes choices as to the tax systems that not only raise the necessary revenues to support government expenditures, but within that choice are inherent reflections of societal values."
Karen M. Yeager
"Our economy is tax-relevant in almost every detail."
"I like to pay taxes. With them I buy civilization."
Oliver Wendall Holmes
"If you want more of something, subsidize it; if you want less, tax it."
"Tax statues and tax regulations never have been static. Experience, changing needs, changing philiosophies, inevitably produce constant change in each."
William O. Douglas