Whatever they were, they were self-made men
, she concluded; and she felt the impulse to shudder at thought of falling into their hands in a business way.
To the astonishment of all, the self-made men
took even ground at once with the oldest of the regular graduates, and in a few months the most conservative circles of Boston and New York had quite forgotten who of their gownsmen was college-bred, and who was not.
The vast majority of the names on our list are self-made men
and women, which shows not only the strength of the Indian community's entrepreneurial spirit, but also of the opportunities afforded to them by the region they have chosen to call home," said Arabian Business editor Ed Attwood.
Both Mr Hoyle and Mr Davy are wealthy, self-made men
and the Huddersfield public has great respect for them and admiration for what they have done for Town and the Giants.
While some self-made men
prefer owning newspapers and others football clubs, Alan Sugar bought a London club: his time there was not altogether happy.
Sad too, for these were the bedrocks of self-made men
, whose tiny monetary contributions built institutes of learning, culture and religion, which now stand largely idle, if they stand at all.
These were the decades during which a string of forceful and domineering self-made men
were at or near the height of their powers.
The culture of ambition, of incessant striving, flowed from the dilemma of failing in a society that had adopted "the go-ahead principle" of self-made men
as a new ideal of achievement.
THERE is always a public sympathy towards the heirs of the self-made men
who bestride our world.
Maggie, for all her sins, preferred self-made men
to Hooray Henrys.
This extended, frantic thrash against the current, the last 30 years of his life, served Ford's memory poorly; he washed up, a bigoted lump, on the wrong side of history, a monument to the tragic reactionism of self-made men
I am suggesting that Baldwin has been ditched as well: not as a means of separating White and Black America, however, but as a means of enticing all America--through Lee's film--into market systems of individual entitlement and self-made men
, which works against systemic analyses of the effects of a racist present-history.
Every people and every generation should have the freedom to govern itself by reflection and choice--but to do so without the hubristic belief that self-government means perfect government, or that a nation of self-made men
means creating a post-human civilization of man-made selves.
In Cardiff we only have a few self-made men
willing to put in the hours, suffer the stress, and take the risks.
And an increasing number will be hard-working, self-made men
and women, the report said