Wisdom on Wednesdays—Above and below economics

“To think is to see above and below economics.  Above is wisdom, justice.  Below is counsel–charity.”  (1932)

baby on Gertrude's shoulder - March 29 1926 - without dedication


Wisdom on Wednesdays—Complete economic slavery


Three Children with Toys, c. 1926, oil on canvas, 30 x 36 in.

“We are loath to accept the logical progression into complete economic slavery, but we should be realistic enough to acknowledge that once we have allowed ourselves to succumb to an economic culture, we must see it through to the end.”  (1962)