Adam Smith

Adam Smith

English economist and philosopher
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.More Adam Smith quotes [07/05/2011 11:07:01]
It is important to understand that there are two separate battles taking place in Iraq: there is the political rift between the Sunnis, Shia and the Kurds and there is a foreign extremist group - ISIS - trying to take advantage of the political environment through violence. If the Iraqis can resolve their political differences, it will be far more difficult for ISIS to thrive. Moving forward, we should continue to evaluate additional steps to help combat ISIS as we see what the Iraqis are willing to do politically, butMore Adam Smith quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
When the profits of trade happen to be greater than ordinary, over-trading becomes a general error both among great and small dealers.More Adam Smith quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Every man is rich or poor according to the degree in which he can afford to enjoy the necessaries, conveniences, and amusements of human life.More Adam Smith quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The mob, when they are gazing at a dancer on the slack rope, naturally writhe and twist and balance their own bodies, as they see him do.More Adam Smith quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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