For many a decade past the history of industry and commerce is but the history of the revolt of modern productive forces against modern conditions of production, against the property relations that are the conditions for the existence of the bourgeoisie and of its rule.
The proletarians cannot become masters of the productive forces of society, except by abolishing their own previous mode of appropriation, and thereby also every other previous mode of appropriation.
After unspeakable suffering, productive
of the utmost consternation, she is pronounced, by expresses from the bedroom, free from pain, though much exhausted, in which state of affairs Mr.
Morland could not but feel that it might have been productive
of much unpleasantness to her; that it was what they could never have voluntarily suffered; and that, in forcing her on such a measure, General Tilney had acted neither honourably nor feelingly -- neither as a gentleman nor as a parent.
Now a terrible fall, averted in such fashion, was productive
And you also understand," Letton went on, "that the result can only be productive
My interference, innocent as it was,' she wrote, 'has already been productive
of such deplorable results, that I cannot and dare not stir any further in the case of Ferrari.
My own influence has been uniformly exerted in my son's favor--as long as my interference could be productive
of any good result.
I was, however, assured that of the whole land, not more than half is yet in a productive state; if such be the case, considering the present large export of sugar, this island, at some future period when thickly peopled, will be of great value.
Lesson has remarked with justice, that the English nation would have thought of making the island of Ascension a productive spot, any other people would have held it as a mere fortress in the ocean.
If this reason does not satisfy the reader, I know no other means of accounting for the little respect which I have commonly seen paid to a character which really does great honour to human nature, and is productive
of the highest good to society.
said Mr Swiveller, finding that his former adjuration had been productive
of no effect.