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During all this time, Marmaduke had been wandering about the grove, making observations on his favorite trees, and the wasteful manner in which the wood-chopper conducted his manufacture.
To us it seems that every institution and relationship was the fruit of haphazard and tradition and the manifest sport of chance, their laws each made for some separate occasion and having no relation to any future needs, their customs illogical, their education aimless and wasteful. Their method of economic exploitation indeed impresses a trained and informed mind as the most frantic and destructive scramble it is possible to conceive; their credit and monetary system resting on an unsubstantial tradition of the worthiness of gold, seems a thing almost fantastically unstable.
By returning to a primitive method of production, so confused and disorderly and irrational, so wasteful and costly, that it will be impossible to produce a surplus."
We elect to be absurd and to return to the truly crude and wasteful methods of our forefathers.
If it was from economy, and you are anxious to teach me not to be wasteful, you have no cause for alarm.
Grant's wasteful doings to overlook, left her very little occasion to be occupied in fears for the absent.
This we found out in a dinner reception where I met a couple who turned out to be involved in a California-based company aptly called Wasteful Inc.
National will ensure that Treasury has a greater focus on providing sound advice on the effectiveness of Government spending, identifying wasteful spending and driving higher productivity in the public sector, Nationals Finance spokesperson Paul Goldsmith says.
Of course it is one thing for people to say they would like to buy food and drink without wasteful packaging, but it is another to lure them away from the cut-price convenience of the supermarket giants.
SNP MP Tommy Sheppard said yesterday: "If it comes to light that public money was spent to get support ahead of a parliamentary vote that was then pulled, the Scottish Secretary must take personal responsibility for his department's wasteful actions."
Malacanang has urged the Commission on Audit (COA) to recommend charges against a number of agencies in connection with wasteful government projects in 2017.
CHICAGO -- In its latest report, Governor Bruce Rauner's Health Care Fraud Elimination Task Force showed that it successfully avoided or recouped $218 million in wasteful or fraudulent Medicaid spending.