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416, 433 (1920) ("[W]hen we are dealing with words that also are a constituent act, like the Constitution of the United States, we must realize that they have called into life a being the development of which could not have been foreseen completely by the most gilled of its begetters.
They are either desirable objects of marriage alliance or begetters of sons, and their significance is measured in relation to the Emperor and other men of power.
In general, his proposal is that egalitarian peoples who have no property will have no reason to work to produce and remember socially agreed recitations of named begetters and child-bearers who have long been dead.
We are inmates, not begetters or masters, of our fives.
The author effectively opposes efforts to import from Machiavelli a civic humanism of scholarly minting and the civic humanist paradigm that would make them the final inheritors of a tradition stretching back to antiquity, rather than the hesitant begetters of something that seems to this reader quite new, beyond the immediate interests of this book, and only achieving its realization in Franklin's homo faber, and Madison and Hamilton at the 18th century's end.
70) The pope also affirms that when mothers and fathers teach their children about the gospel, `they become fully parents, in that they are begetters not only of bodily life but also of the life that through the Spirit's renewal flows from the cross and resurrection of Christ.
we must realize that [the framers] have called into life a being the development of which could not have been foreseen completely by the most gifted of its begetters .