Capitalism was adjudged by the sociologists of the time to be the culmination
of bourgeois rule, the ripened fruit of the bourgeois revolution.
Browning's works, the culmination
of his dramatic method, and the turning-point more decisively than Dramatis Personae of his style.
I noted them walking the deck together one morning, and I likened them to the extreme ends of the human ladder of evolution--the one the culmination
of all savagery, the other the finished product of the finest civilization.
In the eyes of the latter shone a strange gleam--it was the wild light of insanity that the sudden nervous shock of the attack had brought to a premature culmination
The event of to-day he knew to be the culmination
of a success as rapid as it had been surprising.