"What can be added to the happiness of a man who is in health, out of debt, and has a clear conscience?"
"Happiness often sneaks in through a door you didn't know you left open."Adam Smith on John Barrymore
"Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions."Adam Smith on Dalai Lama
"Most folks are as happy as they make up their minds to be."Adam Smith on Abraham Lincoln
"I am determined to be cheerful and happy in whatever situation I may find myself. For I have learned that the greater part of our misery or unhappiness is determined not by our circumstance but by our disposition."Adam Smith on Martha Washington
"Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony."Adam Smith on Mahatma Gandhi
"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."
"The real and effectual discipline which is exercised over a workman is that of his customers. It is the fear of losing their employment which restrains his frauds and corrects his negligence."
"The propensity to truck, barter and exchange one thing for another is common to all men, and to be found in no other race of animals."
"All money is a matter of belief."
"Science is the great antidote to the poison of enthusiasm and superstition."