It is absolutely impossible to transcend the laws of nature. What can change in historically different circumstances is only the form in which these laws expose themselves.
The English have all the material requisites for the revolution. What they lack is the spirit of generalization and revolutionary ardour.
The first requisite for the happiness of the people is the abolition of religion.
A specter is haunting Europe - the specter of communism.
Capitalist production, therefore, develops technology, and the combining together of various processes into a social whole, only by sapping the original sources of all wealth - the soil and the labourer.
Go on, get out. Last words are for fools who haven't said enough.
The product of mental labor - science - always stands far below its value, because the labor-time necessary to reproduce it has no relation at all to the labor-time required for its original production.
Capital is dead labor, which, vampire-like, lives only by sucking living labor, and lives the more, the more labor it sucks.