David M. Brown's Blog

September 20, 2012

Making versus giving

Filed under: Economics,Philosophy — davidmbrowndotcom @ 11:22 pm

No. No matter how much “teeing up” to “set oneself up” for a massive philanthropic legacy one engages in, the production and trade that make the philanthropy (and civilization) possible are the greater gift.

Advertisements

Leave a Comment »

No comments yet.

RSS feed for comments on this post. TrackBack URI

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Create a free website or blog at WordPress.com.

%d bloggers like this: