The histories of mankind are histories only of the higher classes.
Histories Mankind Only
A great emigration necessarily implies unhappiness of some kind or other in the country that is deserted.
No limits whatever are placed to the productions of the earth; they may increase forever.
Forever May Earth
Population, when unchecked, goes on doubling itself every 25 years or increases in a geometrical ratio.
The ordeal of virtue is to resist all temptation to evil.
The rich, by unfair combinations, contribute frequently to prolong a season of distress among the poor.
Each pursues his own theory, little solicitous to correct or improve it by an attention to what is advanced by his opponents.
Pursues Theory Each
I do not know that any writer has supposed that on this earth man will ultimately be able to live without food.
Able I Writer
I think it will be found that experience, the true source and foundation of all knowledge, invariably confirms its truth.
Truth Source Confirms
It is an acknowledged truth in philosophy that a just theory will always be confirmed by experiment.
The constant effort towards population, which is found even in the most vicious societies, increases the number of people before the means of subsistence are increased.
The friend of the present order of things condemns all political speculations in the gross.