God no more intended His creatures to be barren and unfruitful in religion, than He intended plants to fail in bloom and fruit.
The works of darkness are unfruitful because they are transient.
The abstract conception is here, as everywhere in art, unfruitful.
And they are unfruitful because, whilst they last, they yield no real satisfaction.
Tom looked about as if in search of some explanation, and as usual his scrutiny was not unfruitful.
He has not cast out the unfruitful, but has tenderly spared them.
For there were originally no unfruitful embraces, as there are now in this old age of the world.
The appearances are that my journey has not been unfruitful.
And have no fellowship with the unfruitful works of darkness: but rather reprove them.
It is in Picardy, which I am told is the most arid and unfruitful province in France.