Phellion, that type and model of the petty bourgeois, exhibited as many virtues as he did absurdities.
Proudhon was the most typical representative of petty bourgeois socialism.
His "League of Egoists" is only the Utopia of a petty bourgeois in revolt.
But this point is always treated adroitly by the bourgeois critics of the Soviet rule and by their petty bourgeois aides.
Every petty bourgeois in a democratic community has a chance of rising and wishes to do so.
We have no desire here to criticise this petty bourgeois Utopia.
They'll sit at table till ten o'clock, those people; the petty bourgeois sing at dessert, which is very bad form.