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lands Quotes

Eight of the best book quotes about lands
  1. #1
    “But surely the curse was on the land of Oz, not on her.”
  2. #2
    “The American Dream is that dream of a land in which life should be better and richer and fuller for everyone, with opportunity for each according to ability or achievement.”
  3. #3
    “Imperialism leaves behind germs of rot which we must clinically detect and remove from our land but from our minds as well.”
  4. #4
    “For a colonized people the most essential value, because the most concrete, is first and foremost the land: the land which will bring them bread and, above all, dignity.”
  5. #5
    “Then it all came crowding back upon him, and he scarcely dared to believe that there was earth, solid earth beneath him; that once more Moana, the Sea God, had been cheated.”
  6. #6
    “For we [...] neither build houses (I mean in the country) nor cultivate land.”
  7. #7
    “Washington dreamed his way along the street, his fancy flitting from grain to hogs, from hogs to banks, from banks to eye-water, from eye-water to Tennessee Land, and lingering but a feverish moment upon each of these fascinations.”
  8. #8
    “Give a man wood, and he will learn-to make fire. Give him new land and he will learn to live My way.”