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We are no longer going to ask for the land, but we are going to take it without negotiating.
It's not going to do any good to land on Mars if we're stupid.
The whole object of travel is not to set foot on foreign land; it is at last to set foot on one's own country as a foreign land.
Gilbert K. Chesterton
I pressed my father's hand and told him I would protect his grave with my life. My father smiled and passed away to the spirit land.
We abuse land because we regard it as a commodity belonging to us. When we see land as a community to which we belong, we may begin to use it with love and respect.
If I were dropped out of a plane into the ocean and told the nearest land was a thousand miles away, I'd still swim. And I'd despise the one who gave up.
The land is ours. It's not European and we have taken it, we have given it to the rightful people... Those of white extraction who happen to be in the country and are farming are welcome to do so, but they must do so on the basis of equality.
We have not invaded anyone. We have not conquered anyone. We have not grabbed their land, their culture, their history and tried to enforce our way of life on them.
Maybe every other American movie shouldn't be based on a comic book. Other countries will think Americans live in an infantile fantasy land where reality is whatever we say it is and every problem can be solved with violence.
No aquarium, no tank in a marine land, however spacious it may be, can begin to duplicate the conditions of the sea. And no dolphin who inhabits one of those aquariums or one of those marine lands can be considered normal.
Jacques Yves Cousteau
America is the land of the second chance - and when the gates of the prison open, the path ahead should lead to a better life.
George W. Bush
To be a poor man is hard, but to be a poor race in a land of dollars is the very bottom of hardships.
W. E. B. Du Bois
Land and sea, weakness and decline are great separators, but death is the great divorcer for ever.
Land really is the best art.
Today, for the first time in history, a Bishop of Rome sets foot on English soil. This fair land, once a distant outpost of the pagan world, has become, through the preaching of the Gospel, a beloved and gifted portion of Christ's vineyard.
Pope John Paul II
America is a land of taxation that was founded to avoid taxation.
Laurence J. Peter
They are ill discoverers that think there is no land, when they can see nothing but sea.
This nation will remain the land of the free only so long as it is the home of the brave.
Large fortunes are all founded either on the occupation of land, or lending or the taxation of labor.
You forget that the fruits belong to all and that the land belongs to no one.
To put it rather bluntly, I am not the type who wants to go back to the land; I am the type who wants to go back to the hotel.
Tip the world over on its side and everything loose will land in Los Angeles.
Frank Lloyd Wright
As soon as the land of any country has all become private property, the landlords, like all other men, love to reap where they never sowed, and demand a rent even for its natural produce.
I had crossed the line. I was free; but there was no one to welcome me to the land of freedom. I was a stranger in a strange land.
Love and understand the Italians, for the people are more marvellous than the land.
E. M. Forster
Land: A part of the earth's surface, considered as property. The theory that land is property subject to private ownership and control is the foundation of modern society, and is eminently worthy of the superstructure.
Mama exhorted her children at every opportunity to 'jump at the sun.' We might not land on the sun, but at least we would get off the ground.
Zora Neale Hurston
We still believe in the America that is a land of opportunity and a beacon of freedom. We believe in the America that challenges each of us to be better and bigger than ourselves.
For a short time we lived quietly. But this could not last. White men had found gold in the mountains around the land of winding water.
When men come to like a sea-life, they are not fit to live on land.
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