cultivate the soil

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  • We are also told that they cultivate the soil and build good houses. Cited from The Wild Tribes of Davao District, Mindanao, by Fay-Cooper Cole
  • They should do nothing but live and love, cultivate the soil, and bring up their children. Cited from Doctor Pascal, by Emile Zola
  • Those who could cultivate the soil we encouraged to do so, and left up the river. Cited from The Personal Life Of David Livingstone, by William Garden Blaikie
  • Seed of every kind in full to every one actually cultivating the soil. Cited from Treaties of Canada with Indians, Alexander Morris
  • I wish to put inhabitants upon it to cultivate the soil. Cited from Canada and the States, by Edward William Watkin
  • They till and cultivate the soil, something which we have not hitherto observed. Cited from Voyages of Samuel de Champlain, Vol. 2,Champlain
  • In cultivating the soil the men and women work together. Cited from Meng Xi Bi Tan, Vol. 11-16, by Gua Shen
  • Engaged in cultivating the soil, we hear no more of Marion for ten years. Cited from Life of Francis Marion #3, by William Dobein James
  • In cultivating the soil, the men and women work together. Cited from Travels in Africa, by Mungo Park
  • The proprietors also found it to their interest to raise stock rather than to cultivate the soil. Cited from A General History, by P. V. N. Myers
  • Some would cultivate the soil under their chief; others would pursue their trades for the good of the community and themselves! Cited from What's Mine's Mine, by George MacDonald
  • Such secreted and lost wealth is afterwards from time to time found by those who build houses or cultivate the soil. Cited from The Parables of Our Lord, by William Arnot
  • There is no evidence that they made any attempt either to cultivate the soil or develop the mineral resources of the country. Cited from The Continental Monthly, Vol. V, Feb, 1864, Number II, by Various
  • The latter cultivate the soil, and live in peace with their more numerous and savage neighbours. Cited from What I Saw in California, by Edwin Bryant
  • Since the treaties, the Indians are turning their attention much more to cultivating the soil. Cited from Treaties of Canada with Indians, Alexander Morris
  • He must cultivate the soil, else only the meager harvest can be his. Cited from The Girl and Her Religion, by Margaret Slattery
  • Thus the people of the settlement were city folk with little experience or inclination for cultivating the soil. Cited from Days of the Discoverers, by L. Lamprey
  • I propose that we found a colony, and cultivate the soil and settle here for life! Cited from In Search of the Castaways, by Jules Verne
  • We build houses and cultivate the soil, and for our own protection we find it necessary to declare the native population subject to our laws. Cited from The Bushman, by Edward Wilson Landor
  • The inhabitants would protect slavery if they wanted it, if the climate were such that they could not cultivate the soil without it. Cited from The Life of Stephen A. Douglas, by William Gardner
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