An honest money system is the only alternative.
Man cannot influence in this respect the atomic forces of Nature.
On our plane knowledge and ignorance are the immemorial adversaries.
Nature is in austere mood, even terrifying, withal majestically beautiful.
But what sin is to the moralist and crime to the jurist so to the scientific man is ignorance.
There is something sublime about its aloofness from and its indifference to its external environment.
The whole profit of the issuance of money has provided the capital of the great banking business as it exists today.
With all our mastery over the powers of Nature we have adhered to the view that the struggle for existence is a permanent and necessary condition of life.
Chemistry has been termed by the physicist as the messy part of physics, but that is no reason why the physicists should be permitted to make a mess of chemistry when they invade it.
Scientific men can hardly escape the charge of ignorance with regard to the precise effect of the impact of modern science upon the mode of living of the people and upon their civilisation.