William Beveridge

[Lord Beveridge]

William Beveridge Quotes

  • ''Ignorance is an evil weed, which dictators may cultivate among their dupes, but which no democracy can afford among its citizens.''
    William, Lord Beveridge (1879-1963), British economist. Full Employment in a Full Society, pt. 4 (1944).
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  • ''The object of government in peace and in war is not the glory of rulers or of races, but the happiness of the common man.''
    William, Lord Beveridge (1879-1963), British economist. Social Insurance and Allied Services, pt. 7 (1942).

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