Creation, destruction, markets, complexity, success and the importance of failure.

Conservatives like to say “Markets work,” as though that were an explanation of anything. What we really are saying is: “Failure works.” Corporations are mortal. Failure is not only an important part of the market process, it is the most important part of the market process.

Source: Kevin D Williamson in NRO.

Complexity and creative destruction (including of fruitcages): things that cannot be planned or controlled.

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