Banking was conceived in iniquity and born in sin.
The modern banking system manufactures money out of nothing.
The individual source of the statistics may easily be the weakest link.
It is easy to dodge our responsibilities, but we cannot dodge the consequences of dodging our responsibilities.
But if you want to continue to be slaves of the banks and pay the cost of your own slavery, then let bankers continue to create money and control credit.
The Government are very keen on amassing statistics - they collect them, add them, raise them to the nth power, take the cube root and prepare wonderful diagrams.
The government (is) extremely fond of amassing great quantities of statistics. These are raised to the nth degree, the cube roots are extracted, and the results are arranged into elaborate and impressive displays. What must be kept ever in mind, however, is that in every case, the figures are first put down by a village watchman, and he puts down anything he damn well pleases.