Adam Smith

Happiness never lays its finger on its pulse.
-Adam Smith
What can be added to the happiness of a man who is in health, out of debt, and has a clear conscience?
-Adam Smith
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
This is one of those cases in which the imagination is baffled by the facts.
-Adam Smith
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
Resentment seems to have been given us by nature for a defense, and for a defense only! It is the safeguard of justice and the security of innocence.
-Adam Smith
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