Common People

  • (noun): People in general.
    Example: "The common people determine the group character and preserve its customs from one generation to the next"
    Synonyms: folk

Some articles on common people, people, common:

List Of Pakistani Intelligence Agencies - Federal Investigation Agency - Law Enforcement Services - Drawbacks
... There is no general awareness in common people about the FIA some people frequently ask this question “Is there any department made to control corruption of federal departments?” because the FIA did ... Only educated people have knowledge about the FIA ... There is also a solid reason about general ignorance of the common people that field offices of the FIA are situated in only major cities of the country so the people from remote areas have ...
William Shatner's Gonzo Ballet
... documentary film about a ballet by Margo Sappington called "Common People", which was set to the music of William Shatner and Ben Folds from their album Has Been ... Common People was one of the Has Been tracks, and was a cover of a Pulp song from their 1995 Different Class album ... artistic collaboration by fusing the music, poetry, and dance of "Common People" with interviews by William Shatner, Ben Folds, Margo Sappington, and Henry ...
Common People (song)
... "Common People" is a song by English alternative rock band Pulp ... the songwriter as wanting to be "like common people" and who ascribe glamour to poverty ...
Fading Voices - Themes
... and discovers it in the past and in the common people ... of mankind." Prus senses a kindred idealism in the common people, and portrays it in his stories, "On Vacation" ("Na wakacjach," 1884), "An Old Tale" ("Stara bajka," 1884) and here in "Fading Voices" (1883) ... Fading Voices" thus combines two of Prus' interests during this period the common people, and the legacy of the Romantic past—the past out of which Prus had himself grown, as a teenaged ...
Li Jinhui - Career
... Chinese folk songs to celebrate and reach the common people of China ... songs, which were considered to be “vulgar” and common ... the focus of his musical endeavors, declaring, “we raise a banner of a ‘music for the common people,’ like the bright moon in the sky, shining across the land for all the people to enjoy” ...

Famous quotes containing the words people and/or common:

    Is there any place on land or sea where there is no war?... Blackout. Blackout. Blackout. Blackout. Everywhere people stumblin’ in the dark. Is there to be no more light in the world? Is there no place in this dark land where a man who’s drunk can find a decent bit of fun?
    Dudley Nichols (1895–1960)

    It is said that a carpenter building a summer hotel here ... declared that one very clear day he picked out a ship coming into Portland Harbor and could distinctly see that its cargo was West Indian rum. A county historian avers that it was probably an optical delusion, the result of looking so often through a glass in common use in those days.
    —For the State of New Hampshire, U.S. public relief program (1935-1943)