The worker of the world has nothing to lose, but their chains, workers of the world unite.
Nothing can have value without being an object of utility.
In communist society, where nobody has one exclusive sphere of activity but each can become accomplished in any branch he wishes, society regulates the general production and thus makes it possible for me to do one thing today and another tomorrow, to hunt in the morning, fish in the afternoon, rear cattle in the evening, criticize after dinner, just as I have a mind, without ever becoming hunter, fisherman, shepherd or critic.
The writer may very well serve a movement of history as its mouthpiece, but he cannot of course create it.
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