gain ground quotes

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They had their fortunes to make, everything to gain and nothing to lose. They were schooled in and anxious for debates; forcible i ...
I look upon those pitiful concretions of lime and clay which spring up, in mildewed forwardness, out of the kneaded fields about o ...
We go to gain a little patch of ground
That hath in it no profit but the name.
Massa's in de cold, cold ground.
To stand on common ground
here and there gritty with pebbles
...
the white
bruised
ground-mist the mirage
of a true lake.
Like bright metal on a sullen ground,
My reformation, glitt'ring o'er my fault,
...
Salmon, shad, and alewives were formerly abundant here, and taken in weirs by the Indians ... until the dam and afterward the cana ...
Then Moses stretched out his hand over the sea. The LORD drove the sea back by a strong east wind all night, and turned the sea in ...
Come no closer! Remove the sandals from your feet, for the place on which you are standing is holy ground.
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