be confined in feeble-minded homes, but who were not strong enough to be ought else than hewers of wood and drawers of water
I, who preached contentment with a humble lot, and justified the vocation even of hewers of wood and drawers of water
in God's service--I, His ordained minister, almost rave in my restlessness.
All this was a vicious spectacle as any poor idea of amusement on the part of the rougher hewers of wood and drawers of water
in this land of England ever is and shall be.
Hewers of wood and drawers of water
, such were they from now onwards.
funding is apt and you can glance at selected European research budgets (Scandinavia and Germany) and Japan to note how we are failing behind for our young people and regressing to be hewers of wood and drawers of water
Dai Country by Alun Richards They were thus bigger than their contemporaries, being a year older, and for the same reason were much interrupted in class to carry out their roles as the school's hewers of wood and drawers of water
We have natural hewers of wood and drawers of water
, as the Good Lord intended.
Those who opposed apartheid in South Africa were hampered by the Dutch Reformed Church's doctrine that black people were to be hewers of wood and drawers of water
John Kennedy, for example, in his 1960 presidential campaign, spoke of foreign competition carrying "the dark menace of industrial dislocation, increasing unemployment, and deepening poverty." Twenty years later, when the threat came from Japan, prominent financier Felix Rohatyn talked about, "de-industrialization" and the prospect of America becoming, "a nation of short-order cooks and saleswomen." At that same time, then-Senator Lloyd Bentsen (D-TX) worried: "American workers will end up like the people in the biblical village who were condemned to be hewers of wood and drawers of water
." A short while later, Walter Mondale, while serving as U.S.
Canadians have manufactured a centuries-old reputation as hewers of wood and drawers of water
, exporting rail-car loads and ship loads of raw material for someone else to process into consumer goods.
Games mentions that young men "dislodged from th e regulating structures of family and parish" (94) created much disorder, but she does not suggest the political visions of these servants, the vast majority of her migrant stream, or their relationship with that other group of hewers of wood and drawers of water
, the African slaves.
The Good Lord in his infinite wisdom made not only scribes and pharisees, but also hewers of wood and drawers of water
; when the chronic shortages of operatives, crafts persons and technicians in today's cesspool of moral, social and economic decadence, will be obvious to the thinking people as will the causes.
We have 'natural' hewers of wood and drawers of water
, as the Good Lord intended.