Adam Smith Quotes

Adam Smith (1723-1790), was one of the most influential Scottish philosophers and a pioneer of political economy. The Wealth of Nations is probably his most important work, along with The Theory of Moral Sentiments, which he wrote at the time he was teaching moral philosophy at Glasgow. During the Scottish Enlightenment, Smith collaborated with David…

Government is the coldest of all cold monsters.

Government is the coldest of all cold monsters. Coldly it lies; and this lie slips from its mouth: “I, government, am the people.’ Everything government says is a lie, and everything government has it has stolen. – Friedrich Nietzsche