Adam Smith Quote

And thus, Place, that great object which divides the wives of aldermen, is the end of half the labours of human life; and is the cause of all the tumult and bustle, all the rapine and injustice, which avarice and ambition have introduced into this world.


Theory of Moral Sentiments (1759) pt. 1, sect. 3, ch. 2

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And thus, Place, that great object which divides the wives of aldermen, is the end of half the labours of human life; and is the cause of all the...

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And thus, Place, that great object which divides the wives of aldermen, is the end of half the labours of human life; and is the cause of all the...

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And thus, Place, that great object which divides the wives of aldermen, is the end of half the labours of human life; and is the cause of all the...

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And thus, Place, that great object which divides the wives of aldermen, is the end of half the labours of human life; and is the cause of all the...