If it is valueless, then you and he will be two of the sufferers; if it is all you think it is, then you will be the gainers.
When one State wins suffrage, all the others are gainers by it.
The workers are the warp and woof of empire, yet they are not the gainers by it.
The city and perhaps the nation are gainers: but the country has suffered.
As compared with the status ...