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No genuine equality, no real freedom, no true manhood or womanhood can exist on any foundation save that of pecuniary independence ...
Some truths there are so near and obvious to the mind, that a man need only open his eyes to see them. Such I take this important ...
All my life I have lived and behaved very much like [the] sandpiper--just running down the edges of different countries and contin ...
True contentment is a thing as active as agriculture. It is the power of getting out of any situation all that there is in it. It ...
But the nomads were the terror of all those whom the soil or the advantages of the market had induced to build towns. Agriculture ...
The first steps in Agriculture, Astronomy, Zo├Âlogy (those first steps which the farmer, the hunter, and the sailor take), teach t ...
The Roman rule was, to teach a boy nothing that he could not learn standing. The old English rule was, "All summer in the field, a ...
As this world is at present constituted, what we call the lower part of mankind work for pay, and by that means support themselves ...
The present century has not dealt kindly with the farmer. His legends are all but obsolete, and his beliefs have been pared away b ...
What vast additions to the conveniences and comforts of living might mankind have acquired, if the money spent in wars had been em ...
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