Some articles on big families, families, big:
... The Four big families of Hong Kong (Chinese 香港四大家族) are an initial group of Chinese families with roots that can be traced back to the opium trade, and the anti-European racist ... Terming all whites as Gweilo, or ghost people, the Chinese families sought to subordinate Europeans in international trade and consistently worked to take over ... Today, the Big Four families and their descendents are Fortune Global 500 companies with multinational corporations and listings from the London Stock Exchange ...
... Four big families may mean or refer to Four big families of the Republic of China, the four notable families known as (四大家族) ... Four big families of Hong Kong, the four notable families known as (香港四大家族) ...
Famous quotes containing the words families and/or big:
“Being dismantled before our eyes are not just individual programs that politicians cite as too expensive but the whole idea that society has a stake in the well-being of children down the block and the security of families on the other side of town. Whether or not kids eat well, are nurtured and have a roof over their heads is not just a consequence of how their parents behave. It is also a responsibility of societybut now apparently a diminishing one.”
—Richard B. Stolley (20th century)
“The little people must be sacred to the big ones, and it is from the rights of the weak that the duty of the strong is comprised.”
—Victor Hugo (18021885)