Air your dirty laundry in public - If you air your dirty laundry in public, you reveal aspects of your private life that should really remain private, by telling a secret, arguing in public, etc.
Don't wash your dirty laundry in public - (UK) People, especially couples, who argue in front of others or involve others in their personal problems and crises, are said to be washing their dirty laundry in public; making public things that are best left private. (In American English, 'don't air your dirty laundry in public' is used.)
John Q Public - (USA) John Q Public is the typical, average person.
The rich land-owners, on the other hand, increased their wealth by "farming" the public revenues; i.e.
"History of Rome from the Earliest times down to 476 AD" by Robert F. Pennell
My father stood high in public esteem.
"Marse Henry, Complete" by Henry Watterson
The quaestors had charge of the public money.
"Beacon Lights of History, Volume III" by John Lord
But the publication of the letters and the colour given to the transaction were far worse.
"The History of the Rise, Progress and Accomplishment of the" by Thomas Clarkson
They were allowed to be witnesses in court in public trials, a privilege denied other women.
"A Short History of Women's Rights" by Eugene A. Hecker
Publication of the Lincoln-Douglas Debates.
"Abraham Lincoln, A History, Volume 2" by John George Nicolay and John Hay
The public conscience is lightened by lights which ability, even when triumphant, can never altogether obscure.
"A Popular History of France From The Earliest Times Volume VI. of VI." by Francois Pierre Guillaume Guizot
AEDILES, magistrates of ancient Rome who had charge of the public buildings and public structures generally.
"The Nuttall Encyclopaedia" by Edited by Rev. James Wood
Even yet, despite millions spent on public works, such troubles are not unknown.
"The Long White Cloud" by William Pember Reeves
His talents and eloquence soon raised him to distinction in public life.
"A Short Biographical Dictionary of English Literature" by John W. Cousin
Every thought is public,
Every nook is wide;
Thy gossips spread each whisper,
And the gods from side to side.
"Quatrains" by Ralph Waldo Emerson
She never goes in public places,
Where men and women's evil faces
Are ever looking for disgraces—
She fears them.
"The Model Girl" by Frank Barbour Coffin
It's threescore o' towmonds, an' maybe it's mair,
Since first I set een on an' auld fashion'd pair,
Wha keepit a public lang years in oor toun;
They teuk to the drinkin' an' drank themsel's doun.
"Sketches of Village Character In Days "O' Langsyne"" by Janet Hamilton
This is a realm where people tell
Each other, when they chance to meet,
Of things that long ago befell -
And do most solemnly repeat
Secrets they both know very well,
Aloud, and in the public street!
"Partant Pour La Scribie" by Andrew Lang
Fame lives not in the breath of words,
In public praises' hue and cry;
The music of these summer birds
Is silent in a winter sky,
When thine shall live and flourish on,
Oer wrecks where crowds of fames are gone.
"To John Milton" by John Clare
If, some day, you should find me, cold and stark -
If you should stumble o'er my lifeless clay
In some still thoroughfare or public park
And sadly say:
"Alack, and had he lived, as like as not
He'd reigned with Bent!" I should not care a jot.
"The Alternative - 1908" by C J Dennis
Could it be true that any publicity is good publicity.
Courtesy of the Jersey City Free Public Library The Five Corners Branch of the Jersey City Free Public Library will be closed Thursday due to work on water pipe s in the area.
Courtesy of the Jersey City Free Public Library The Five Corners Branch of the Jersey City Free Public Library will be closed Thursday due to work on water pipes in the area.
The US Bureau of Land Management is seeking public comments on a proposed waterflood program in the Jurassic Nugget formation and new oil and gas wells on public land in Fremont County, Wyo.
Veteran financial communications exec on the agency and corporate sides tapped to lead investor relations and public affairs for newly public pharma developer.
The state Department of Natural Resources is looking for public input on a new management plan for public property along the White River corridor in far northwestern Wisconsin.
Professor of Public Policy and Director of the John J Heldrich Center for Workforce Development at the Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy at Rutgers University.
Have you ever wondered why chiropractic health care has had such a low public profile and less than 100 percent public support, despite the tremendous advantages it offers patients.
American Woodworker magazine, A New Track Media publication, has been the premier publication for woodworkers all across America for decades.
"Drastic action that attracts a crowd or affects public order"—that's now the only time that Beijing police are supposed to intervene and stop public speeches.
The two candidates vying for the 38th House District seat met Tuesday in a public forum at the Waterford Public Library to discuss the issues most important to their potential constituents.
OLYMPIA – The public is invited to participate in a discussion about the status and funding of ocean use planning projects and ocean acidification at the Washington Coastal Marine Advisory Council public meeting Wednesday Oct 10 in Aberdeen .
House Republicans on Tuesday unveiled legislation to get rid of AmeriCorps, the national service program, and cut off federal funding for National Public Radio, public television and Planned Parenthood.
The Johns Hopkins University's Bloomberg School of Public Health has reversed itself and will no longer block searches for the term " abortion " in its popular public health database Popline.
The proposed 2013 Saratoga County budget appears to be headed for approval, after a public hearing Monday in Ballston Spa attracted zero members of the public.
Quantum cryptography: Public key distribution and coin tossing.
A simple unbreakable code
We would like to thank Joel Cohen, Sergey Leikin, Eric Raspaud and Don Rau for stimulating discussions and Eric Raspaud for generously providing us with data prior to publication.
Osmotic Properties of Charged Cylinders: Critical Evaluation of Counterion Condensation Theory
Kronheimer, The geometry of four-manifolds, Oxford Science Publications.
Dual 2-complexes in 4-manifolds
Sommerfeld, (New York: Dover Publications, 1923).
How the sun shines
Mills theories”(accepted for publication in, Int.
Generating Functional and Large N-Limit of Nonlocal 2D Generalized Yang-Mills Theories ($nlgYM_2$'s)