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Philippine literature in the age of Tokhang must take upon this necessitous challenge, else the Philippines be lit in the age of Tokhang itself.
Money given to the charity was used to make grants of cash and donations of food, clothing and coals to the "necessitous poor of St Mary's Roman Catholic congregation".
"Necessitous men," Roosevelt observed, "are not free men." Those "who are hungry and out of a job are the stuff of which dictatorships are made." Real freedom, he said, freedom to "pursue happiness," required a "second Bill of Rights under which a new basis of security and prosperity can be established for all." For Roosevelt, full citizenship demanded more than the political rights designated in the first ten amendments to the Constitution: It required economic rights as well.
After exchanging salutations, the General pleasantly said, pointing to the retreating form, 'That is one of our soldiers who is in necessitous circumstances.' I took it for granted that it was some veteran Confederate, and asked to what command he belonged, when the General quietly and pleasantly added, 'He fought for the other side, but we must not remember that against him now.'"
In 2015-16, James was High Sheriff of County Durham and also serves as a Trustee of Lord Crewe's Charity, which was established in the 17th Century under the terms of the will of Nathaniel Lord Crewe, the Bishop of Durham, "to distribute the income from his estates in the North East of England for the benefit of necessitous clergy in the ancient Diocese of Durham".
The society's 1896 report noted: "The object of the society is to attend to the welfare of the adult blind by visiting them in their own homes, teaching them to read the raised type, or where that is not possible sending ladies to read to them, lending them books, and helping them in time of need by means of a necessitous fund."
was the US President Roosevelt who stated in 1944 that "necessitous
Necessitous men are not really free men in the sense that to answer a pressing emergency they will submit to any terms that the crafty may impose on them.
'Necessitous men are not free men.' People who are hungry and out of a job are the stuff of which dictatorships are made." (172)
Man as a "necessitous and helpless" creature truly stands in need of society; without it he would be unable to overcome the hostility of his fellow men and other obstacles present in nature.
"The first lady's initiative, Let Girls Learn, is a fantastic one, and it's a necessitous one, and this film absolutely speaks to that, " he says.