It is rather to make the telephone as universal as the water faucet, to bring within speaking distance every economic unit, to connect to the social
organism every person who may at any time be needed.
Into their place stepped free competition, accompanied by a social
and political constitution adapted to it, and by the economical and political sway of the bourgeois class.
If truth and justice, and the better principles of our nature, cannot exist unless enforced by the statute-book, how are we to account for the social
condition of the Typees?
in its nature, it respects everything which tends to unite men.
evening was held in the restaurant in the basement.
An idle question that, as idle as to ask could mankind have prevented the decay that turned Assyria and Babylon to empty deserts or the slow decline and fall, the gradual social
disorganisation, phase by phase, that closed the chapter of the Empire of the West
In the first moment of Pierre's outburst Anna Pavlovna, despite her social
experience, was horror-struck.
With dim lights and tangled circumstance they tried to shape their thought and deed in noble agreement; but after all, to common eyes their struggles seemed mere inconsistency and formlessness; for these later-born Theresas were helped by no coherent social
faith and order which could perform the function of knowledge for the ardently willing soul.
In Dickens the virtue of his social
defect is that he never appeals to the principle which sniffs, in his reader.
Anne and Priscilla found themselves in the thick of the social
life of Redmond.
As to enlisting in the ranks, and working my way up, the social
institutions of my country obliged the grandson of Lady Malkinshaw to begin military life as an officer and gentleman, or not to begin it at all.
How to face the social
intercourse game with the glamour gone?