Nicholas Longworth was neither an enlightened nor a public-spirited man; but, like most of his race, he was scrupulously honest.
These were the public-spirited men of their age—that is, patriots for their own interest.
But Drummond played up his part in a most public-spirited fashion—gratifying, to say the least.
The school resulted largely from the action of some public-spirited men.
We have not had such a public-spirited man amongst us since he died.
There's other public-spirited folks in Denboro as well as you.
We have already related that he was kind, charitable, generous, and public-spirited.
The schoolhouse and the books might be accepted as a public-spirited effort to do their part.
Finally, it should maintain an atmosphere in which business problems are regarded in a large and public-spirited way.
The general opinion of him was that he was a public-spirited and kind-hearted man.