But with the development of industry the proletariat not only increases
in number; it becomes concentrated in greater masses, its strength grows, and it feels that strength more.
A remoter group, not knowing what the matter is, crowd in and increase
the noise with question and answer: What's the row?
My anxiety to see this lady more plainly increases
The ministers, compelled to obey the princes or the Chambers who impose upon them the distribution of the public moneys, and forced to retain the workers in office, proceeded to diminish salaries and increase
the number of those workers, thinking that if more persons were employed by government the stronger the government would be.
And thus is demonstrated a service John Barleycorn renders, a service by which he increases
his power over men.
There is no exception to the rule that every organic being naturally increases
at so high a rate, that if not destroyed, the earth would soon be covered by the progeny of a single pair.
Time goes on and brings changes to pass, property increases
or diminishes in men's hands, all the various readjustments have to be duly regulated, and in this way principles of social order are established.
When he gave his promise to his father, he meditated within himself to increase
the fortunes of his sisters by the present of a thousand pounds a-piece.
If the chumo is pleased with the treat and present, he will give him a declaration or writing to witness that his ground, which afforded five or six sacks of corn, did you yield so many bushels, and even of this it is the custom to abate something; so that our revenue did not increase
in proportion to our lands; and we found ourselves often obliged to buy corn, which, indeed, is not dear, for in fruitful years forty or fifty measures, weighing each about twenty-two pounds, may be purchased for a crown.
As far as it would contribute to rendering regulations for the collection of the duties more simple and efficacious, so far it must serve to answer the purposes of making the same rate of duties more productive, and of putting it into the power of the government to increase
the rate without prejudice to trade.
It must increase
your strength, riches, and trade; and by this union the whole island, being joined in affection and free from all apprehensions of different interest, will be ENABLED TO RESIST ALL ITS ENEMIES.
The charges exhibited against it are, first, that so small a number of representatives will be an unsafe depositary of the public interests; secondly, that they will not possess a proper knowledge of the local circumstances of their numerous constituents; thirdly, that they will be taken from that class of citizens which will sympathize least with the feelings of the mass of the people, and be most likely to aim at a permanent elevation of the few on the depression of the many; fourthly, that defective as the number will be in the first instance, it will be more and more disproportionate, by the increase
of the people, and the obstacles which will prevent a correspondent increase
of the representatives.
For, after a long series of military successes, or diligent and skilful labours, it is generally found that the more intelligent among the Artisan and Soldier classes manifest a slight increase
of their third side or base, and a shrinkage of the two other sides.
In fact, I was already obliged to increase
my respirations to eke out of this cell the little oxygen it contained, when suddenly I was refreshed by a current of pure air, and perfumed with saline emanations.
There are six sorts of movement: generation, destruction, increase
, diminution, alteration, and change of place.