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'As a government, we show by example. We have defeated a strong party (in the 14th General Election).
Here, where teachers always show by example that their needs and wants are more important than those they teach, where politicians and lawmakers show by example that greed, lies and corruption is the way to get ahead, where the Church shows by example that accumulating wealth, xenophobia and homophobia are preferable to charity or human rights, and where parents are consumed by materialism, what hope is there for future generations to know any better?
I take it they are an adult and, as such, should show by example to children that it is wrong to cycle on pavements.
"As a captain, I will show by example," said the 35-year-old defender, who was relegated to the bench for last night's clash with England because of his injury.
If Edward and Sophie can show by example they are a hard-working, down- to earth, young couple they will be the Monarchy's beacons for the future.