When the land is cultivated entirely by the spade, and no horses are kept, a cow is kept for every… (read more)
The happiest moments my heart knows are those in which it is pouring forth its affections to a few esteemed… (read more)
Agriculture not only gives riches to a nation, but the only riches she can call her own
The first farmer was the first man, and all historic nobility rests on possession and use of land.
With the introduction of agriculture mankind entered upon a long period of meanness, misery, and madness, from which they are… (read more)
Happy he who far from business, like the primitive are of mortals, cultivates with his own oxen the fields of… (read more)
Agriculture is best, enterprise is acceptable, but avoid being on a fixed wage.
He who owns the soil, owns up to the sky.