Posterity


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POSTERITY, descents. All the descendants of a person in a direct line.

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The words "Order," "Union," "Justice," "Tranquility," "Welfare," "Blessings," "Liberty," and "Posterity," all begin with what would today be considered by our English teachers to be improper capital letters.
Summary: Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India] May 27 (ANI/NewsVoir): For every girl, her mother's saree is reminiscent of her childhood and her mother's unconditional love, for posterity. When the fabric of love, she wore once for her milestone celebration, is weaved to give a makeover, the bond between mother & daughter becomes even more, stronger, timeless and priceless.
'Whatever we need to do in terms of endowment, we need to start thinking about legacies that we will leave behind for posterity,' he noted.
The two emphasized that their newly found friendship would meet resistance and pitfalls along the way as it focuses on the country's posterity and not short-term political interests.
And in this regard deliberations regarding our eventual posterity are bound to raise difficult and troublesome questions throughout the entire range of philosophical concern, alike in metaphysics, in the theory of knowledge, in ethics, in philosophical anthropology, and elsewhere.
With due respect to the illustrious writer, I would like to correct for posterity his description of the alleged shoe-throwing incident.
'These works of art is a monumental masterpiece, something that we have to continue to celebrate, something we have to keep for posterity,' he noted.
Scholars of philosophy explore the work of Swiss-born Austro-German philosopher of language and psychology Marty (1847-1914) from the perspectives of intentionality, similarity, and their objects; elements of the mind; and the origins and posterity of his semasiology.
But it is notable that the well-being of future generations--"to secure the blessings of liberty to ourselves and our posterity"--is part of our national mission statement.
Lots of these have a rich it's nice to this will be He added: "Lots of these places have a rich history and it's nice to think that this will be preserved for posterity's sake."
Writing in the late 1800s, Qazbegi dodges the usual colonialist fables and enshrines for posterity the erosion of a long-held way of life in the face of irresistible social change.
NNA - Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has said that no Muslim family should engage in a mentality which includes population planning or birth control, pledging to increase posterity. 'And I say it clearly that we will increase our posterity and reproduce generations.