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abſtracted accumulation acquire acres advantage alſo alteration amount annual appears applicable augmentation Author betwixt capital caſe cent circumſtance cloth commerce commodity conduct conſequence conſidered conſumer conſumption courſe create demand depends derived deſire diminiſhed diminution diſtribution edit effect employed England enjoy equal eſtabliſhed exchange exiſt firſt five fortunes France fund give given grain greater hand hundred idea important increaſe individual riches induſtry intereſt labour land livres machines mankind manner manufacture materials means millions moſt muſt nature neceſſary objects obſerved occaſion opinion opulence performing portion pound preſent produce profit proportion public wealth quantity reaſon reduced regard riches ſame ſeems ſhall ſhould ſociety ſome ſource ſtate ſtock ſubject ſuch ſugar ſum ſupplanting ſupply ſuppoſe ſur theſe things thoſe thouſand tion trade uſe wages Wealth of Nations whole
240 ページ - And they said, Go to, let us build us a city and a tower, whose top may reach unto heaven; and let us make us a name, lest we be scattered abroad upon the face of the whole earth.
291 ページ - A great part of the machines made use of in those manufactures in which labour is most subdivided, were originally the inventions of common workmen, who being each of them employed in some very simple operation, naturally turned their thoughts towards finding out easier and readier methods of performing it.
368 ページ - The ordinary means, therefore, to increase our wealth and treasure, is by foreign trade ; wherein we must ever observe this rule — to sell more to strangers yearly than we consume of theirs in value. For, suppose, that when this kingdom is plentifully served with...
337 ページ - ... himself possessed? Does he even feel secure that should he have a large family his utmost exertions can save them from rags and squalid poverty and their consequent degradation in the community? And may he not be reduced to the grating necessity of forfeiting his independence and of being obliged to the sparing hand of Charity for support?
154 ページ - The value which the workmen add to the materials, therefore, resolves itself in this case into two parts, of which the one pays their wages, the other the profits of their employer upon the whole stock of materials and wages which he advanced.
147 ページ - It is, as it were, a certain quantity of labour stocked and stored up to be employed, if necessary, upon some other occasion.
191 ページ - ... two things equal to one and the fame thing are equal to one another; but as it would probably happen, that the farmer and brewer had never...
23 ページ - ... the prices of goods are not according to " the quantity in proportion to the vent, but in proportion
289 ページ - This impossibility of making so complete and entire a separation of all the different branches of labour employed in agriculture, is perhaps the reason why the improvement of the productive powers of labour in this art, does not always keep pace with their improvement in manufactures.