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How do you get to be loved?

#138 - Russ Roberts

March 17

The answer to this question lies in a question of itself. How do you get people to pay attention to you? How do you get to be honored? How do you get to be respected?

In the eyes of Adam Smiths, the economist, there are two ways.

(1) Be famous, wealthy and powerful.
(2) Be virtuous and wise.

One of these is easier, but it won't make you happy.


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