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There is little chance of unprosperous areas becoming prosperous without the necessary transport and other infrastructure being carried out on a consistent, nationwide, coast to coast basis, similar to the autobahn system that Germany invested in during the great depression that followed its defeat in 1918.
4) De acuerdo con Adam Smith, "that unprosperous race of men commonly called men of letters" for whom "public admiration (.
must deal if it is to avoid consequences that can only be negative into a long drawn out unprosperous future.
With the guarantee of a particularly unprosperous financial new year officially starting on Sunday (first joke) inflation, we are told, stands at 2.
Cherryville is a little, unprosperous town with nowhere to go and nothing to do, a place where middle-aged men walk along the side of the highway because the car broke down again.
We may be sure that both Mr Blair and Mr Turner will not have an unprosperous retirement.
The concept of a popular economic endorsement of slavery is also strongly supported by recent denials that the southern slave economy was either unprosperous or unhealthy.
A third way to be a fool--which is also alluring--is the opposite of the foregoing; it is the way of those who falsify the past by stupidly and contemptuously disregarding its virtues, its happiness, its knowledge, its great achievements, and its wisdom, and by stupidly or dishonestly magnifying its vices, its misery, its ignorance, its great slothfulness, and its folly; it is apt to be the way of the woeful, the unprosperous, the desperate--especially the way of such as find escape from the bore of routine life in the excitements of unrest, turbulence, and change; the past, they say, was all wrong, for it produced the present and the present it thoroughly bad--let us destroy it, root and branch.
is forced out of the baye into the Lande, to the great hurte of the Inhabitants', is probably also unprosperous.
The details of just how unprosperous are supplied by Fields:
The happy or unprosperous event of any action, is not only
At all events, I, the present writer, as their representative, hereby take shame upon myself for their sakes, and pray that any curse incurred by them--as I have heard, and as the dreary and unprosperous condition of the race, for many a long year back, would argue to exist-may be now and henceforth removed.