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You may know a black common fellow, or a black common boaster, when you see him (and no doubt you have a large acquaintance that way); but you are no judge of white men.'
Down went the boaster to the floor with a sounding thump, and the fickle people yelled and laughed themselves purple; for it was a new sight to see Eric of Lincoln eating dust.
One was Carin-Jama, otherwise The Silent; and the other was Bellin-Jama, The Boaster. Both had served on the Queensland plantations in the old days, and they were known as evil characters wherever white men met and gammed.
Old Kinoos is a brave man, but Old Kinoos was never a boaster. And now, when I tell thee of how his blindness came to be, thou wilt know, beyond question, that the daughter of Kinoos cannot mother the children of a coward such as thou art, Negore."
"I am no blower and boaster like some that I could name.
I can only tell you, from my own knowledge of her, that she is no boaster. What she wrote to Mr.
A grey head should cover a brain of reason, and not the tongue of a boaster."
Bragging is unseemly, and generally boasters have trouble getting along with others.
I think it is time for those "boasters" of how things are going to get better in the future, to act now.
Once termed as 'basket case' by the Western boasters, Bangladesh has got into the highway of graduating from LDC category just recently.
THE Bible says: 'But know this that in the last days, perilous times will come, for men will be lovers of money, boasters, proud, blasphemers, disobedient to parents, unthankful, unholy (3) unholy, unforgiving, slanders, without self control, brutal, despisers of good, (4) traitors, headstrong, haughty, lovers of pleasure rather than lovers of God (2nd Timothy chapter 1 vs 4.
Growth boasters (12 sachets at Le 13,782/sachet) 165,384.00 Summary of Costs Fixed Capital Le 12,924,264.00 Operating Expenses Le 27,017,384.00 Total Le 39,941,648.00 Revenue 1200 broiler birds (9.3% mortality) at Le 25,000 per bird Le 27,407,384.00 2000 table fish (less 35% mortality & weight adjustment @ Le 10,000/kg fish) Le 13,000,000.00 Poultry manure (Use and sale) Le 350,000.00 Harvested rice (50kg) Le 152,000.00 Table 4: Cash flow analysis for the poultry integration Year Costs revenue Incremental Discount Net Present Benefit (1) Factor at Value at 15% 15% (2) (3) 1 39,941,648 40,909,384 967,736 0.87 841,930.32 Year Discounted Discounted Costs Revenue (4) (5) 1 34,749,233.8 35,591,164.1