I was dispatched, accordingly, in the troopship "Orontes," and landed a month later on Portsmouth jetty, with my health irretrievably ruined, but with permission from a paternal government
to spend the next nine months in attempting to improve it.
The Nation lauded them for being "in favor of giving the individual citizen the widest freedom to earn his living unhampered by a paternal government
Such that the vast majority of our nation's private wealth has its roots in private venture investing and entrepreneurial activity, we maintain that the experience of private venture investing is a right of every investor, rather than a privilege that is to be bestowed upon an individual by an overly paternal government
or regulatory regime based on arbitrary and bigoted notions of an investor's "class" and relative wisdom.
Put that way, a paternal Government
is right to do what it can.
Many of them take advantage of the Immigration Hall, which a paternal government
We want a paternal government
to look a little after our interests, to legislate for us fairly, to spend what we should have properly among us, to teach us, and to keep a tight rein over idleness, recklessness, apathy.