He still has his labor to sell and can go get a new job.
The labor to build it is now robotic and powered by free energy.
Then with great labor he began to widen the passageway.
Machines multiply our labor and increase our ability to do work.
The man who has actually paid for his farm with labor on it is so rare that every neighbor can point to him.
With much hard labor and careful management I have saved only five little silver pieces.
He's a nice young man and I feel would make a far less labor intensive mate than Howie would have proved to be.
The second way to create wealth is through the division of labor and trade.
I can do physical labor, you know.
Jobs are created when someone starts a business that takes a thing, adds labor and technology to it, and makes a new thing.
This is because, like technology, money also multiplies the labor of man.
On other estates the serfs' compulsory labor was commuted for a quitrent.
"Inform the prince that labor has begun," said Mary Bogdanovna, giving the messenger a significant look.
A delicate balance of local easements, public involvement and volunteer labor was slowly assembled.
"Vereshchagin was tried and condemned to death," thought Rostopchin (though the Senate had only condemned Vereshchagin to hard labor), "he was a traitor and a spy.
"Parts plus labor," she insisted.
It all boiled down to money – who had a paycheck to measure the importance of their labor and who didn't.
One form of trade is to exchange your labor for money.
If this is not the case, people will not trade their labor for things that can easily or capriciously be taken away. 3.
Now we can have something completely different: Division of labor between machines and people.
Anything that requires the unamplified direct labor of a person won't either, such as a personal trainer, a babysitter, or a masseuse.
The Bible legend tells us that the absence of labor--idleness--was a condition of the first man's blessedness before the Fall.
In the spring of 1908 there were agrarian strikes at Parma; the labor contracts had pressed hardly on the peasantry, who had cause for complaint; but while some improvement had been effected in the new contracts, certain unscrupulous demagogues, of whom Alceste De Ambris, representing the syndacalist wing of the Socialist party, was the chief, organized a widespread agitation.
His temperament will not let him endure the labor of always producing the same pattern.
It requires the labor of thousands to make a pencil, and yet they are so inexpensive as to be almost free.
The maximum wage you can earn, though, is defined by supply and demand for labor, and by your negotiating ability, but it also has a cap.
If the labor to build the Mercedes becomes completely robotic and computerized, then why won't we see that same increase in efficiency?
Labor will fall, material costs will fall, materials will be better, stronger, greener, prettier, lighter, more malleable, and just altogether better.
But as I see it, physical labor is as essential to him, as much a condition of his existence, as mental activity is to you or me.
Two of the goats had gone into labor, so she transferred them to the building on the release side of the dairy, where they had set up temporary kidding stalls.
The principal causes are the growth of population, and the over-supply of and low rates of remuneration for manual labor in various Italian provinces.
He established the Federal Department of Commerce and Labor, the secretary of which has a seat in the cabinet, and in which there exists a bureau of corporations possessing the specific function of inspecting and supervising interstate corporations - an entirely new feature in American government.
By taking a block of marble and carving a statue, or taking a handful of seed and growing a cornfield, you have combined your labor and know-how with something of little value and have created something of more value.
Vacationing should fall in price but requires much direct labor, so it will not fall by a thousandfold.
The lip--labium, from labor (?)--laps or lapses from the sides of the cavernous mouth.
He did not know that the brick buildings, built to plan, were being built by serfs whose manorial labor was thus increased, though lessened on paper.
My grandfather was from the elite and my grandmother from the manual labor class.
She knew the manual labor class worked with their hands, but she didn't realize they used them to do more than serve the elite.
It all boiled down to money – who had a paycheck to measure the importance of their labor and who didn't.
In return the state receives the produce of convict labor in Guiana and New Caledonia.
Emigration has, however, recently assumed such proportions as to lead to scarcity of labor and rise of wages in Italy itself.
An agitation began for the organization of Chambers of Labor, intended to look after the technical education of workmen and to form commissions of arbitration in case of strikes.
Labor legislation is backward in Italy, on account of the late development of manufacturing industry and of working-class organization.
The low level of wages in many trades and the jealousies of the Chambers of Labor and other working-class organizations impede rapid development.
They are to be found mainly in the fertile plains of north Italy, where they enjoy considerable success, removing the cause of labor troubles and strikes, and providing for cultivation on a sufficiently large scale.
Adding to this 1,240,000 of communal and provincial subsidies, the product of the labor of inmates, temporary subscriptions, &c., the net revenue available for charity was, during i88o, 3,860,000.
Com posed mainly of elements drawn from the Left, and dependent for a majority upon the support of the subversive groups of the Extreme Left, the formation of this cabinet gave the signal for a vast working-class movement, during which the Socialist party sought to extend its political influence by means of strikes and the organization of labor leagues among agricultural laborers and artisans.
In March 1902 agrarian strikes organized by the leg/fe broke out in the district of Copparo and Polesine (lower valley of the Po), owing to a dispute about the labor contracts, and in Apulia on account of unemployment.
The deputies of the Extreme Left, instead of using their influence in favor of pacification, could think of nothing better than to demand an immediate convocation of parliament in order that they might present a bill forbidding the troops and police to use their arms in all conflicts between capital and labor, whatever the provocation might be.
Conflicts occurred between the strikers and the independent laborers and the police; the trouble spread to the city of Parma, where violent scenes occurred when the labor exchange was occupied by the troops, and many soldiers and policemen, whose behaviour as usual was exemplary throughout, were seriously wounded.
It was fully recognized by its followers that the dominating influence in the structure and working of the body was the protoplasm, and the division of labor which it exhibited, with the accompanying or resulting differentiation into various tissues, was the special subject of investigation.
The cell in such a division of labor cannot therefore be regarded as an independent unit.
Evolution means the gradual development of highly organized from lowly organized forms; that is, of forms in which the physiological division of labor is more complete, from those in which it is less complete; of forms possessing a variety of organs, from forms possessing but few.
You could simply break up the paragraphs with white space, so that it doesn't labor they eye to keep one's place and find the next line.
It was a labor of loving service, untouched by the spirit of material gain, conferring upon the work of the older masters a dignity and poetic feeling which we vainly seek in much of the later work.
He therefore adapts himself to his circumstances, and, using the mould rather than the chisel, produces specimens which show tawdry handsomeness and are attractively cheap. It must be admitted, however, that even though foreign appreciative faculty were sufficiently educated, the Japanese artist in metals would still labor under the great difficulty of devising shapes to take the place of those which Europe and America have learned to consider classical.
The work of the Bureau of Statistics of Labor, of the Bureau of Health, of the Board of Railroad Commissioners, and of the Board of Conciliation and Arbitration, and the progress of civil service, have been remarkable for value and efficiency.
Since 1885 a large expenditure has been incurred in the abolition of grade For a summary statement of state labour laws in the United States in 1903 see Bulletin 54 of the United States Bureau of Labor, September 1904; and for a summary of labour laws in force at the end of 1907 see 22nd Annual Report (for 1907) of the U.S. Commissioner of Labor (Washington, 1908).
On Population: Census reports, state and Federal, publications of Bureau of Statistics of Labor, Board of Health (1869-; the Annual Report of 1896 contains an exhaustive analysis of vital statistics, 1856-1895); Board of Charity (1878-), &c. On Administration: G.
Bulletin 301) of the U.S. Geological Survey; Annual Reports of the Bureau of Agriculture, Labor and Industry of the State of Montana; Samuel Fortier, Irrigation in Montana (Washington, 1906), being Bulletin No.
Hewitt, the Tammany candidate, and received a smaller vote than Henry George, the candidate of the United Labor party.
54 of the United States Geological Survey; and Benjamin McKie Rastall, The Labor History of the Cripple Creek District; A Study in Industrial Evolution (Madison, Wis., 1908), a full account of the strikes of 1894 and of 1903-1904.
Weyl, Labor Conditions in Mexico (Washington, 1902), Bull.
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Mechanical labor was scarce, and even.
The open source movement and Creative Commons licensing are examples of people willing to share their intellectual labor to help others.
The division of labor applied to science will yield substantial results.
If you take low-worth items or raw materials and apply labor to them to make something that has value, you have created wealth.
The other is division of labor, worth discussing in some detail as it is an almost miraculous process.
The second is through the division of labor and free trade.
You might argue that since there is now a surplus of labor in Chad's neighborhood, the price of labor is lowered and Chad will only find work paying $9.75 an hour.
It is capped at the value your labor adds to the goods or services you create.
I am not saying if you enjoy manual labor and being exhausted at the end of the day, you shouldn't do it.
However, there are limits to how much prosperity and efficiency the division of labor can create.
Over the course of history, the division of labor has increased human productivity immensely.
In the past, we simply had division of labor among people.
Trade and the division of labor have given us vast amounts of wealth.
We have eliminated debtors prisons, developed the idea of "women and children first," stigmatized child labor, made accommodations for conscientious objectors, widely adopted freedom of speech and the press and freedom of assembly, and a hundred more.
Civilization and the division of labor have gotten ever better at creating and adding value, thereby making things we love.
The economy makes new machines that replace manual labor because many thousands of people are paid very well to do so.
Prosperity requires civil liberties, prosperity thrives under lower taxes, and prosperity shrivels as wars disrupt the free flow of labor and capital.
It is a labor to task the faculties of a man--such problems of profit and loss, of interest, of tare and tret, and gauging of all kinds in it, as demand a universal knowledge.
It certainly is fair to look at that class by whose labor the works which distinguish this generation are accomplished.
The student who secures his coveted leisure and retirement by systematically shirking any labor necessary to man obtains but an ignoble and unprofitable leisure, defrauding himself of the experience which alone can make leisure fruitful.
For more than five years I maintained myself thus solely by the labor of my hands, and I found that, by working about six weeks in a year, I could meet all the expenses of living.
The laborer's day ends with the going down of the sun, and he is then free to devote himself to his chosen pursuit, independent of his labor; but his employer, who speculates from month to month, has no respite from one end of the year to the other.
The millions are awake enough for physical labor; but only one in a million is awake enough for effective intellectual exertion, only one in a hundred millions to a poetic or divine life.
Incessant labor with my hands, at first, for I had my house to finish and my beans to hoe at the same time, made more study impossible.
What was the meaning of this so steady and self-respecting, this small Herculean labor, I knew not.
But labor of the hands, even when pursued to the verge of drudgery, is perhaps never the worst form of idleness.
When my hoe tinkled against the stones, that music echoed to the woods and the sky, and was an accompaniment to my labor which yielded an instant and immeasurable crop.
I felt proud to know that the liberties of Massachusetts and of our fatherland were in such safe keeping; and as I turned to my hoeing again I was filled with an inexpressible confidence, and pursued my labor cheerfully with a calm trust in the future.
"The earth," he adds elsewhere, "especially if fresh, has a certain magnetism in it, by which it attracts the salt, power, or virtue (call it either) which gives it life, and is the logic of all the labor and stir we keep about it, to sustain us; all dungings and other sordid temperings being but the vicars succedaneous to this improvement."
After hoeing, or perhaps reading and writing, in the forenoon, I usually bathed again in the pond, swimming across one of its coves for a stint, and washed the dust of labor from my person, or smoothed out the last wrinkle which study had made, and for the afternoon was absolutely free.
John Farmer sat at his door one September evening, after a hard day's work, his mind still running on his labor more or less.
To such the State renders comparatively small service, and a slight tax is wont to appear exorbitant, particularly if they are obliged to earn it by special labor with their hands.
Just as I could not stand his terrible physical labor but should die of it in a week, so he could not stand my physical idleness, but would grow fat and die.
It was the same face he had seen before, there was the same general expression of refined, inner, spiritual labor, but now it was quite differently lit up.
You're from the manual labor class?
In 1893, after many vicissitudes, the Italian Socialist Labor Party was founded, and has now become the Italian Socialist Party, in which the majority of Italian workmen enrol themselves.
Co-operation, for the various purposes of credit, distribution, production and labor, has attained great development in Italy.
The Monza labor exchange then took the initiative of proclaiming a general strike throughout Italy (September 15th) as a protest against the government for daring to maintain order.
In the more highly developed series, the mosses, this last division of labor takes the form of the differentiation of special assimilative organs, the leaves, commonly with a midrib containing elongated cells for the ready removal of the products of assimilation; and in the typical forms with a localized absorptive region, a well-developed hydrom in the axis of the plant, as well as similar hydrom strands in the leaf-midribs, are constantly met with.
Provided that in the case of "any person escaping into the same [the Northwest Territory] from whom labor or service is lawfully claimed in any one of the original states, such fugitive may be lawfully reclaimed and conveyed to the person claiming his or her labor or service as aforesaid."
Two years of incessant labor with relays of artisans working steadily throughout the twenty-four hours were required to finish this piece.
In 1885 the United States passed what is called the Contract Labor Law, forbidding the landing of any person who is under contract to perform labour in the United States.
Fordescriptionsof physical featuresand accounts of natural resources see Reports of the Kentucky Geological Survey, the Biennial Reports of the Bureau of Agriculture, Labor and Statistics, the Reports of the United States Census and various publications of the U.S. Geological Survey, and other publications listed in Bulletin 301 (Bibliography and Index of North American Geology for 1901-1905) and other bibliographies of the Survey.
But Chad merely stopped selling his labor to the employer for that price.
Certainly the labor component of assembling the Mercedes could fall to nearly zero.
However much value the labor can add to the thing is the amount of wage the person can earn.
Just as technology magnifies our productive labor, it magnifies our destructive capacity as well.
Where is this division of labor to end? and what object does it finally serve?
He was sent for trial and condemned to hard labor, I believe.
No doubt Tessa was in labor and searching for a private place to give birth - some place high in the rocks, away from the water, but sheltered from the wind.
The strikes and other economic agitations at this time may be divided roughly into three groups: strikes in industrial centres for higher wages, shorter hours and better labor conditions generally; strikes of agricultural laborers in northern Italy for better contracts with the landlords; disturbances among the south Italian peasantry due to low wages, unemployment (particularly in Apulia), and the claims of the laborers to public land occupied illegally by the landlords, combined with local feuds and the struggle for power of the various influential families.
Princess picked Sunday to foal, and Carmen found her in heavy labor when they came home from church.