Are Regulations Strangling Commerce?




Pythagorean theorem: 24 words

Lord's prayer: 66 words 

Archimedes' Principle: 67 words 

Ten Commandments: 179 words 

Gettysburg address: 286 words 

US Declaration of Independence: 1,300 words 

US Constitution with all 27 Amendments: 7,818 words 

EU regulations on the sale of cabbage: 26,911 words

– Europe's Problems Summed Up (Grant Williams)