Adam Smith

Adam Smith

Biography Adam Smith (1723-1790)

Scotish economist and philosopher

Was born on 05 jun 1723.
Died on 17 jul 1790, at 67 years old.
Origin country United Kingdom
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Adam Smith was a Scottish moral philosopher and a pioneer of political economy. One of the key figures of the intellectual movement known as the Scottish Enlightenment, he is known primarily as the author of two treatises: The Theory of Moral Sentiments (1759), and An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations (1776).
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Quotes Adam Smith

Adam Smith

Virtue is more to be feared than vice, because its...

Quote by Adam Smith about virtue, excess, vice, conscience
Adam Smith

Labor was the first price, the original purchase-money...

Quote by Adam Smith about money, things
Adam Smith

Man is an animal that makes bargains: no other animal...

Quote by Adam Smith about man
Adam Smith

Science is the great antidote to the poison of enthusiasm...

Quote by Adam Smith about science, enthusiasm