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That is the sort of petty, small-minded attitude that is not going to help Scotland or the UK progress.
He's not the accused but he's had to sit there and take abuse, which is very disappointing, from some small-minded people who don't see what effect that has.
He is not the accused but he has had to sit there and take abuse from some small-minded people, which has been very disappointing.
As far as I am concerned, anyone who does that is clearly small-minded.
IT is that time of year again when some small-minded people complain about the staff in our rubbish collection department.
Fatuous, immature, small-minded, spitefulness of these people.
Fortunately for all of us, those views are outdated and only in the heads of small-minded, ignorant people.
I was very upset last September when the Programme for Adult Education was delivered and I realised what a wholesale destruction of the service had been carried out to the god of bean-counters and small-minded people of little vision.
For example, author Lori Selke writes that Sherrie, one of the women in the story, "finds her local community to be a bit small--and sometimes, small-minded," referring to .
This is enough to keep them out of public schools, but not out of the hearts of the millions of young people who love Harry Potter and despise the small-minded Dursleys, who ride with Harry on the train to Hogwarts, cheer for him as he leads his quidditch team to victory, stand alongside him as he challenges the forces of evil, and pray that he survives the violent confrontation with Lord Voldemort that inevitably lies ahead.
How can such a selfish, small-minded person be capable of producing such wonderful paintings?