It is common to distinguish necessaries, comforts, and luxuries; the first class including all things […]
Individual and national rights to wealth rest on the basis of civil and international law, […]
In the absence of any short term in common use to represent all desirable things, […]
In every age poets and social reformers have tried to stimulate the people of their […]
In common use almost every word has many shades of meaning, and therefore needs to […]
Consumption may be regarded as negative production.
Civilized countries generally adopt gold or silver or both as money.
Capital is that part of wealth which is devoted to obtaining further wealth.
But if inventions have increased man’s power over nature very much, then the real value […]
And very often the influence exerted on a person’s character by the amount of his […]