Adam Smith

Adam Smith

English economist and philosopher
Though the principles of the banking trade may appear somewhat abstruse, the practice is capable of being reduced to strict rules. To depart upon any occasion from those rules, is consequence of some flattering speculation of extraordinary gain, is almost always extremely dangerous, and frequently fatal to the banking company which attempts it.More Adam Smith quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The education of the common people requires, perhaps, in a civilized and commercial society, the attention of the public more than that of people of some rank and fortune.More Adam Smith quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
To expect, indeed, that the freedom of trade should ever be entirely restored in Great Britain, is as absurd as to expect that an Oceana or Utopia should never be established in it.More Adam Smith quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
But though empires, like all the other works of men, have all hitherto proved mortal, yet every empire aims at immortality.More Adam Smith quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
All for ourselves, and nothing for other people, seems, in every age of the world, to have been the vile maxim of the masters of mankind.More Adam Smith quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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