1723年6月5日，经济学家Adam Smith（D.1790）在苏格兰Kirkcaldy中受洗。他是“探讨国家的财富性质和原因的作者”。史密斯在大学上学习。Glasgow，然后去了牛津的Balliol College。然后他回到了大学。将Glasgow作为教授回到了大学。逻辑和道德哲学的逻辑。他推动了Laissez Faire经济学，写了“探究了国家财富的性质和原因。”他最着名的声明是：“这不是屠夫的仁慈，啤酒厂或者贝克，我们期待着我们的晚餐，但从他们的兴趣中取决于他们的兴趣。我们解决自己，而不是他们的人性，而是自我爱。“他还在1759年写了道德情感理论。1995年，伊恩辛普森罗斯写了一篇史密斯的传记，标题为：亚当史密斯的生活。史密斯也写了一篇”道德情绪理论。“1999年Charles L. Griswold写了”Adam Smith和启蒙的美德。
原文：1723 Jun 5, Economist Adam Smith (d.1790) was baptized in Kirkcaldy, Scotland. He was the author of “An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations.” Smith studied at the Univ. of Glasgow, and then went to Balliol College, Oxford. He then returned to the Univ. of Glasgow as a Prof. of logic and then of moral philosophy. He promoted Laissez faire economics and wrote “An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations.” His most famous statement is: “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. We address ourselves, not to their humanity, but to their self-love.” He also wrote the Theory of Moral Sentiments in 1759. In 1995 Ian Simpson Ross wrote a biography of Smith titled: The Life of Adam Smith. Smith also wrote “The Theory of Moral Sentiments.” In 1999 Charles L. Griswold wrote “Adam Smith and the Virtues of Enlightenment.