necessities of life


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But those who surrendered, while remaining in the same pitiful plight, would be on a lower level to claim a share in the necessities of life.
Her tender nature, shrinking from the hard necessities of life, shrank from the cruelly-close prospect of parting.
I know of a case on a large plantation in the South in which a young white man, the son of the former owner of the estate, has become so reduced in purse and self-control by reason of drink that he is a pitiable creature; and yet, notwithstanding the poverty of the coloured people themselves on this plantation, they have for years supplied this young white man with the necessities of life.
About twelve years previously a Colorado real-estate speculator had made up his mind that it was wrong to gamble in the necessities of life of human beings: and so he had retired and begun the publication of a Socialist weekly.
It was a season of scarcity; the necessities of life commanded a high price in Europe, and were greedily sought after by the speculators.
Such a view would have been wrong there and then, and would, of course, be still more wrong now and in England; for as man moves northward the material necessities of life become of more vital importance, and our society is infinitely more complex, and displays far greater extremes of luxury and pauperism than any society of the antique world.
If these resources are utilised properly then there is no reason for the population spread all over the province to be deprived of the basic necessities of life.
He vowed to provide all basic necessities of life at the doorstep of the dwellers of NA-100 constituency.
He said that ample funds were being provided for the programmes aimed at providing basic necessities of life to the people of Azad Kashmir.
Organization was established in 1943 at the behest of Quaid-i-Azam Mohammad Ali Jinnah and since then organization was providing them shelter and necessities of life and rehabilitating them in the society, after equipment with moral oriented modern education as useful citizens, practicing Muslims, patriotic Pakistanis and moderate human beings, he said.
David Stephan and his wife, Collet, were convicted in 2016 of failing to provide the necessities of life for their child after they used natural remedies like maple syrup to treat their 19-month-old son's illness.
Presiding over a PML-N AJK Chapter's party meeting in Islamabad Saturday, the AJK Prime Minister said number of projects have been launched for provision of basic necessities of life to the common man.