They have nothing but iced tea, is that okay?

カテゴリ: 経済

Hatred and anger are the greatest poison to the happiness of a good mind.

Mercy to the guilty is cruelty to the innocent.

It is reason, principle, conscience, the inhabitant of the breast, the man within, the great judge and arbiter of our conduct.

In ease of body and peace of mind, all the different ranks of life are nearly upon a level, and the beggar, who suns himself by the side of the highway, possesses that security which kings are fighting for.

Nobody ever saw a dog make a fair and deliberate exchange of one bone for another with another dog.

By nature a philosopher is not in genius and disposition half so different from a street porteras a mastiff is from a greyhound,

The natural price, therefore, is, as it were, the central price, to which the prices of all commodities are continually gravitating.

A very poor man may be said in some sense to have a demand for a coach and six; he might like to have it; but his demand is not an effectual demand, as the commodity can never be brought to market in order to satisfy it.

As soon as the land of any country has all become private property, the landlordslike all other menlove to reap where they never sowed, and demand a rent even for its natural produce.

Secrets in manufactures are capable of being longer kept than secrets in trade.

Marriage is encouraged in China, not by the profitableness of children, but by the liberty of destroying them.

The world neither ever saw, nor ever will see, a perfectly fair lottery.

It appears, accordingly, from the experience of all ages and nations, I believe, that the work done by freemen comes cheaper in the end than that performed by slaves.

Corn is a necessary, silver is only a superfluity.

The great affair, we always find, is to get money.

The violence and injustice of the rulers of mankind is an ancient evil, for which, I am afraid, the nature of human affairs can scarce admit a remedy.

Wherever there is great property, there is great inequality.

Nothing but the most exemplary morals can give dignity to a man of small fortune.

But bounty and hospitality very seldom lead to extravagance; though vanity almost always does.

But though empires, like all the other works of men, have all hitherto proved mortal, yet every empire aims at immortality.

Specialists without spirit, sensualists without heart; this nullity imagines that it has attained a level of civilization never before achieved.