plentiful harvest

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  • However, once conditions changed, the "seed" could still give a plentiful harvest.
  • It is a popular saying that when the ring is unbroken there will be a plentiful harvest the following season. Cited from Among the Mushrooms, by Ellen M. Dallas and Caroline A. Burgin
  • All their efforts uniformly bring back a plentiful harvest of disappointment. Cited from Heiress of Haddon, by William E. Doubleday
  • It is very remarkable there should be such a plentiful harvest of courtship before marriage, and generally such a famine afterwards. Cited from A Lecture On Heads, by Geo. Alex. Stevens
  • The plain yields plentiful harvests every year, the ground needing no manure and very little labour. Cited from History Of Egypt, Volume 4 (of 12), by G. Maspero
  • As soon as spring came, the colonists planted their fields, and by the end of summer a plentiful harvest was gathered in. Cited from The Elson Readers, Book 5, by William H. Elson
  • You are the seed from which a plentiful harvest is to spring. Cited from Life of St. Frances and Others,Georgiana Fullerton
  • The growth of democratic as of national feeling during the later century naturally produced a plentiful harvest of eloquent utterance in verse. Cited from Recent Developments in European Thought, by Various
  • In order to ensure a plentiful harvest for the next year, certain rituals, representing fortune and plenty, were performed.
  • Every political and economic guide supports a valid confidence that wise effort will be rewarded by an even more plentiful harvest of human benefit than we now enjoy. Cited from Complete State of the Union Addresses
  • There would thus be a new and plentiful harvest of confiscations. Cited from History of England, James II V. 5, Macaulay
  • The figures are placed in rice granaries to bring a plentiful harvest.
  • But ambitious men, under the enlargement of territory, find a more plentiful harvest of power, and of wealth, while government itself is an easier task. Cited from History of Civil Society, by Adam Ferguson, L.L.D
  • There were many wealthy people in the neighbourhood, and the poor-box generally yielded a plentiful harvest for the destitute. Cited from George Leatrim, by Susanna Moodie
  • Will the field that never was sown yield to the possessor a plentiful harvest? Cited from Mark Hurdlestone, by Susanna Moodie
  • The greatest cause for regret is that more people of ordinary means cannot go there and reap some of the plentiful harvest of fun and frolic. Cited from The Submarine Boys and the Spies, by Victor G. Durham
  • The purpose of the great feast that filled everybody's thoughts is to obtain many children, a plentiful harvest, good health, many pigs, and much fruit. Cited from Through Central Borneo, by Carl Lumholtz
  • Mr. Rogers expressed a surprise that we had not any small craft on the coast, as he had observed a plentiful harvest of seals as he came along. Cited from Account of the English Colony in New South Wales, Vol. 1, David Collins
  • It was a very fine country indeed in the estimation of the busy groups who were here and there gathering in the last sheaves of a plentiful harvest. Cited from Christie Redfern's Troubles, by Margaret Robertson
  • The clanger of famine here has not ceased with a plentiful harvest. Cited from The Writings of Thomas Jefferson, Vol. 3 (of 4), ed. by T.J. Randolph
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