Murray Rothbard (1926-1995)

Indeed, we can confidently say that the United States has now entered a permanent crisis situation, and we can even pinpoint the years of origin of that crisis: 1973-1975. Happily for the cause of liberty, not only has a crisis of statism arrived in the United States, but it has fortuitously [by chance] struck across the board of society, in many different spheres of life at about the same time.