Few characters in history are indispensable.
Modern sociology is virtually an attempt to take up the larger program of social analysis and interpretation which was implicit in Adam Smith’s moral philosophy, but which was suppressed for a century by prevailing interest in the technique of the production of wealth.
In appearance the labor system of all the colonies was the same.
England and France were rivals, not only on the continent, but in the West Indies, in India, and in Europe.
Aggression is simply another name for government.
Marx, as we have seen, solved it by declaring capital to be a different thing from product, and maintaining that it belonged to society and should be seized by society and employed for the benefit of all alike.
The exercise of authority over the same area by two States is a contradiction.
There are opportunities everywhere, just as there have always been.
In 1763 the English were the most powerful nation in the world.
As often happens during a war, some parts of the country prospered, notwithstanding the constant loss.