If the people of the world ever allow private banks to control the issue of their currency, first by inflation, then by deflation we are doomed.
The banks and corporations that will grow up around these banks will deprive the people of all property until their children wake-up homeless, their countries will have been conquered.
The countries their fathers fought for and died for.
This power should be taken from the banks and restored to the people, to whom it properly belongs." this was edited from statements made by Thomas Jefferson.