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Adam Smith Quotes
Brief author info: Adam Smith (1723-1790) Scottish philosopher and economist.
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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.
Adventure upon all the tickets in the lottery, and you lose for certain; and the greater the number of your tickets the nearer you approach to this certainty.
Science is the great antidote to the poison of enthusiasm and superstition.
The real price of everything, what everything really costs to the man who wants to acquire it, is the toil and trouble of acquiring it.
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.
People of the same trade seldom meet together, even for merriment and diversion, but the conversation ends in a conspiracy against the public, or in some contrivance to raise prices.
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Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm.
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Insanity is doing the same thing, over and over again, but expecting different results.
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Keep in mind that the true measure of an individual is how he treats a person who can do him absolutely no good.
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If you don't like something, change it. If you can't change it, change your attitude. Don't complain.
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Everyone is a moon and has a dark side which he never shows to anybody.
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