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Keynes's remark that in the long run we will all be dead is quoted more often than the sentence that follows it: "Economists set themselves too easy, too useless a task if in the tempestuous seasons they can only tell us that when the storm is long past the ocean is flat again."

permalink source: Martin Gardner, The Whys of a Philosophical Scrivener, 385
tags: Economics