Why is it bad to spend too much money? In early modern England, the concept of prodigality governed all forms of financial excess and misuse, from gambling away your family estate to buying too much ...
"The inexpressible sadness which emanates from great cities," says Gabriel Marcel in Homo Viator (1952), "a dismal sadness ...
but on the moral sympathies and prejudices of the people, will vigilantly guard against even the suspicion of prodigality." Advertisement ...
I can think of no other assemblage of jungle creatures more fitted to impress one with the prodigality of tropical nature. Four years before, we set ourselves to work to discover the first eggs ...
The combination of swirl and prodigality promises us largesse: we needn’t bother about that dwarf or those splendid horses or that bevy of girls; a great deal is going to spill on screen.
those who by thoughtless Prodigality, or headstrong passions have been driven to ruin:... I have yet found among them... some of the noblest Virtues, Magnanimity, Generosity, disinterested ...
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and live upon the prodigality of the soldier. The statement of Mr. CISCO not only reflects great credit upon the Commissioners, but unconsciously shows with how much patience and indulgence the ...
However, Governor Inuwa has come on board, plying the highway of diligence, integrity and humility, and not the low road of haughtiness, prodigality and social drift. He has come to raise the bar ...
The rich perceive that the poor are improvident; the poor consider the rich extravagant; the employer laments the prodigality of his employees; the banker grieves over the luxury of the farmer ...
“Governance has been defined by pilferage, wastage, prodigality and mind-boggling corruption. Our political culture has been pedestrian, defined by money and violence while caught in the web of ...
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