Friedrich Hayek Quote

To act on the belief that we possess the knowledge and the power which enable us to shape the processes of society entirely to our liking, knowledge which in fact we do not possess, is likely to make us do much harm.


The Essence of Hayek (ed. Hoover Institution Press, 1984)

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To act on the belief that we possess the knowledge and the power which enable us to shape the processes of society entirely to our liking, knowledge...

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To act on the belief that we possess the knowledge and the power which enable us to shape the processes of society entirely to our liking, knowledge...

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To act on the belief that we possess the knowledge and the power which enable us to shape the processes of society entirely to our liking, knowledge...

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To act on the belief that we possess the knowledge and the power which enable us to shape the processes of society entirely to our liking, knowledge...