Second, is the middle class, your class, gentlemen, which is composed of farmers, merchants, small manufacturers, and professional men.
His calculation of the membership of these divisions by occupation, from the United States Census of 1900, is as follows: Plutocratic class, 250,251; Middle class, 8,429,845; and Proletariat class, 20,393,137.
From your own figures, we of the middle class are more powerful than labor," Mr.
The middle class is a wobbly little lamb between a lion and a tiger.
As regards their political and governmental power, I'll take that up later, along with the political and governmental power of the whole middle class.
Calvin, work all your nights and days to organize the farmers, along with the rest of the middle class, into a new political party?
Does the middle class, with its eight million occupied members?
Only I disagree with you about the doom of the middle class.
The lower middle class
, the small manufacturer, the shopkeeper, the artisan, the peasant, all these fight against the bourgeoisie, to save from extinction their existence as fractions of the middle class
But I, as one of the undeserving poor, have nothing between me and the pauper's uniform but this here blasted three thousand a year that shoves me into the middle class.
have some consideration for my feelings as a middle class man.
No: that ain't the natural way, Colonel: it's only the middle class way.
Rejected by the middle class, which he loathed, he had shot up at once into the highest circles by his wit, his dustmanship (which he carried like a banner), and his Nietzschean transcendence of good and evil.