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    What can be added to the happiness

    “What can be added to the happiness of a man who is in health, out of debt, and has a clear conscience?”

    — Adam Smith

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    The propensity to truck, barter and exchange

    “The propensity to truck, barter and exchange one thing for another is common to all men, and to be found in no other race of animals.”

    — Adam Smith

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    Poor David Hume is dying fast, but

    “Poor David Hume is dying fast, but with more real cheerfulness and good humor and with more real resignation to the necessary course of things, than any whining Christian ever dyed with pretended resignation to the will of God.”

    — Adam Smith

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    Science is the great antidote to the

    “Science is the great antidote to the poison of enthusiasm and superstition.”

    — Adam Smith

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    It is not from the benevolence of

    “It is not from the benevolence of the butcher, the brewer, or the baker that we expect our dinner, but from their regard to their own interest.”

    — Adam Smith

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    Little else is requisite to carry a

    “Little else is requisite to carry a state to the highest degree of opulence from the lowest barbarism but peace, easy taxes, and a tolerable administration of justice: all the rest being brought about by the natural course of things.”

    — Adam Smith

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    Labour was the first price, the original

    “Labour was the first price, the original purchase – money that was paid for all things. It was not by gold or by silver, but by labour, that all wealth of the world was originally purchased.”

    — Adam Smith

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    As soon as the land of any

    “As soon as the land of any country has all become private property, the landlords, like all other men, love to reap where they never sowed, and demand a rent even for its natural produce.”

    — Adam Smith

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    To feel much for others and little

    “To feel much for others and little for ourselves; to restrain our selfishness and exercise our benevolent affections, constitute the perfection of human nature.”

    — Adam Smith

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    Happiness never lays its finger on its

    “Happiness never lays its finger on its pulse.”

    — Adam Smith

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    As soon as the land of any

    “As soon as the land of any country has all become private property, the landlords, like all other men, love to reap where they never sowed, and demand a rent even for its natural produce.”

    — Adam Smith

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    Labor was the first price, the original

    “Labor was the first price, the original purchase – money that was paid for all things.”

    — Adam Smith

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    No complaint… is more common than that

    “No complaint… is more common than that of a scarcity of money.”

    — Adam Smith

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    All money is a matter of belief.

    “All money is a matter of belief.”

    — Adam Smith

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    The real and effectual discipline which is

    “The real and effectual discipline which is exercised over a workman is that of his customers. It is the fear of losing their employment which restrains his frauds and corrects his negligence.”

    — Adam Smith

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