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petty

Law of lesser importance

Petty

girl airbrushed beauty, scantily clad in Esquire’s pages. [Am. Lit.: Misc.]
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But like infection is the petty thought: it creepeth and hideth, and wanteth to be nowhere--until the whole body is decayed and withered by the petty infection.
In countries like France, where the peasants constitute far more than half of the population, it was natural that writers who sided with the proletariat against the bourgeoisie, should use, in their criticism of the bourgeois regime, the standard of the peasant and petty bourgeois, and from the standpoint of these intermediate classes should take up the cudgels for the working class.
It proved, incontrovertibly, the disastrous effects of machinery and division of labour; the concentration of capital and land in a few hands; overproduction and crises; it pointed out the inevitable ruin of the petty bourgeois and peasant, the misery of the proletariat, the anarchy in production, the crying inequalities in the distribution of wealth, the industrial war of extermination between nations, the dissolution of old moral bonds, of the old family relations, of the old nationalities.
It proclaimed the German nation to be the model nation, and the German petty Philistine to be the typical man.
Such an infatuated policy, such a desperate expedient, might, by the multiplication of petty offices, answer the views of men who possess not qualifications to extend their influence beyond the narrow circles of personal intrigue, but it could never promote the greatness or happiness of the people of America.
President Dr Arif Alvi has also approved military and civil awards to Officers, Chief Petty Officers/ Sailors and Civilians of Pakistan Navy.
In addition, four awards of Imtiazi Sanad and 98 awards of Tamgha-e- Khidmat (Military) have been approved upon master chief petty officers, chief petty officers and sailors.
[USA], Aug 17 (ANI): Ahead of her marriage to beau Kenneth Petty, rapper Nicki Minaj has changed her Twitter profile name to 'Mrs.
In addition, 04 awards of Imtiazi Sanad and 98 awards of Tamgha-e- Khidmat (Military) have been approved upon Master Chief Petty Officers, Chief Petty Officers and Sailors.
Tom Petty and Philosophy: We Need to Know reviews the various songs Tom Petty wrote and their connections with his philosophy, and adds to the growing series Popular Culture and Philosophy which relates modern culture to the writings and perspectives of all kinds of philosophers.
For fans of Tom Petty, this volume is an eye-opener, with fourteen music-savvy philosophers looking at different facets of Petty's artistic contribution.