“While we are free to choose our actions, we are not free to choose the consequences of those actions. Consequences are governed by natural law.” – Stephen Covey in “The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People”
France raises taxes on the wealthy.
The wealthy leave France to escape the higher taxes.
France’s Prime Minister, Jean-Marc Ayrault, whines about the “greedy” rich leaving his country.
Question: What did Jean-Marc Ayrault expect would happen?
I suggest Mr. Ayrault memorize the quote at the beginning of this post.